Based on stories by Stephen King, Castle Rock wrapped up its second season on December 11, 2019, on Hulu Network. The show is created by Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason and was first announced on February 17, 2017. The show has used abuse, violence, corruption and mental health issues showcasing drama and suspense to the spectators to keep pace with King’s themes. Overall providing a startling portrait of modern America, the series has been successful in chasing the problematic equilibrium between pleasing fans and giving out some new content simultaneously. Now that season 2 is over, fans are looking forward to getting a third season of Castle Rock. If you want to know more about the upcoming season, including its release date, cast, productions, and storyline, keep reading the article.
Castle Rock Season 3 Release Date
The third season of the show, Castle Rock, is expected to release in October 2020. Although the show has not been renewed officially, if things do fall in place, the season will get a renewal soon. It will be airing this year as the showrunner Dustin Thomason has hinted about a possible renewal in an interview. However, the release may also be shifted to spring 2021 if something contrary happens. Castle Rock season 1 premiered on July 25, 2018, and the second season on October 23, 2019, on Hulu. Will will surely update you on the official release date as soon as Hulu comes up with an official announcement.
Castle Rock Season 3 Trailer
Although the show has not released any official trailer for the upcoming season, here is the trailer of the second one. You can take a look at it.
Castle Rock Season 3 Official Cast
Fans have been eying on Castle Rock season 3, but on any of the details, they have been left in the dark. Season 1 casts André Holland as Henry Matthew Deaver, Bill Skarsgård as ‘The Kid’, Melanie Lynskey as Molly Strand, Jane Levy as Diane’ Jackie’ Torrance and Sissy Spacek as Ruth Deaver in lead roles. Lizzy Caplan as Annie Wilkes, Paul Sparks as John’ Ace’ Merrill, Barkhad Abdi as Abdi Howlwadaag, Yusra Warsama as Dr. Nadia Howlwadaag, Elsie Fisher as Joy Wilkes, Matthew Alan as Chris Merrill and Tim Robbins as Reginald’ Pop’ Merrill are the casting members of Castle Rock season 2. However, it’s difficult to guess the cast of the new season because of the show’s anthology nature. Despite how season 2 ended, it is expected to see Bill Skarsgard reprising his role as ‘The Kid’ as his character has been linked with the first and second seasons.
Castle Rock Season 3 Production Details
The show has been produced by Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions, Old Curiosity Shop, Darkbloom (season 1) and distributed by Warner Bros. Television with J. J. Abrams, Stephen King, Sam Shaw, Dustin Thomason, Ben Stephenson, Mark Lafferty, Liz Glotzer serving as the executive producers of the series. The series consists of a total of 20 episodes with ten episodes in each season with a runtime of 35-60 minutes per episode.
Castle Rock Season 3 Expected Storyline
The American psychological horror anthology series that strives to put together the intimate character storytelling of King’s works and mythological scale, fabricating an epic chronicle of light and darkness, taking place on a few square miles of Maine woodland. The potential storyline for Castle Rock season 3 is difficult to predict, as said earlier, due to its anthology pattern. The vast library of horror tales by King is all available for a film or TV adaptation. It’s not improbable that the showrunners may combine pieces of the authors’ stories together, and place it before the viewers.