Has Netflix announced After Life season 3 release date? When is the new season of comedy-drama series coming out?
After Life is another successful comedy series created by the British standup and producer Ricky Gervais. The ‘dramedy’ series follows a man named Tony who tries to deal with his wife’s death. Played by Ricky Gervais, Tony has changed after losing her wife.
Now he is a man with zero tolerance and he is annoyed by everything and everyone around character Tanbury. The series tells about grief and also uses the proven comic style of Ricky Gervais, as his character criticizes everything with some level of humor. The series was loved worldwide and the two seasons with a total of 12 episodes are now available on Netflix.
Has Netflix confirmed After Life Season 3?
After receiving wonderful reviews and a very good score from the viewers, Netflix renewed After Life right after the release date of season 2. Ricky Gervais, along with the cast and the crew started production of After Life season 3 in April 2021.
Netflix shared the good news on its official Twitter account as well.
NEWS: After Life will return for season 3.
— Netflix UK & Ireland (@NetflixUK) May 6, 2020
After Life season 3 release date
The first season of After Life hit Netflix in March 2019 and the second season followed in April 2020. We could make a guess about After Life season 3 release date based on this routine. But due to the pandemic related restrictions, the filming will probably take a bit longer. Although it is a slight possibility, After Life season 3 might land on Netflix right before 2022.
Will After Life season 3 be the final season?
It is possible to say that the production is going well according to the social media posts of Ricky Gervais. The master of sarcasm and also the star of the series keep sharing photos from the set on a regular basis.
That being said, Gervais also stated that the third season will be the final installment of the drama-comedy series. He also added that the viewers always feel like they want another season. But he had made up his mind that After Life season 4 will not be in production.
After Life season 3 cast (spoilers ahead!)
Ricky’s sarcastic and grieving journalist Tony Johnson will return along with Penelope Wilton, Tom Basden, Ashley Jensen, David Earl, Joe Wilkinson, Mandeep Dhillon, Diane Morgan, and many others.
The familiar faces of Tanbury will return in season 3. Though, we are not sure about Tony’s dad Ray (David Bradley) as he died in the second season. Here are all of the actors and actresses in After Life cast members:
- Ricky Gervais played Tony Johnson
- Ashley Jensen played Emma
- Penelope Wilton played Anne
- Tom Basden played Matt
- David Earl played Brian
- Tony Way played Lenny
- Mandeep Dhillon played Sandy
- Joe Wilkinson played Pat
- Ethan Lawrence played James
- Roisin Conaty played Roxy
- Diane morgan played Kath
- Jo Hartley played June
Brandy’s last run on the set
Netflix UK & Ireland official Twitter account also shared a short clip as a tribute to Anti. Anti played Tony’s dog Brandy and today was her last day in the set. As an animal-lover, Ricky Gervais said that it was a blast having her as a companion throughout the production of After Life.
— Netflix UK & Ireland (@NetflixUK) May 27, 2021
After the tweet, the fans were worried and wondered whether Anti’s health is at risk. Gervais stated that there was nothing wrong with her. This means that her scenes are probably complete and now she is ready to retire.
Well, here’s everything we know so far about the After Life Season 3 release date. The filming continues and the final season of the series is on its way.