The popular sci-fi comedy-drama series The Orville has been garnering a huh fanbase for itself self, and now after two hit seasons, fans are looking forward towards the third season. However, it seems like we might have some big news regarding the third season, and it will surprise fans.
Sci-Fi Series The Orville Is Returning For Season 3! Here’s What We Know.
Sadly enough, Fox is not continuing with the series anymore. However, there’s absolutely nothing to worry about as the series has found a new house, and it is returning with a brand new third season exclusively on Hulu. Seth MacFarlane has announced that the show has found a new home, and it is going to be Hulu.
— Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) July 20, 2019
The Show Has Been Moved To A New Home Now, It Will Air On Hulu! Have A Look.
While fans sure would miss Halston Sage whim we lost in the second season final, the executive producer David Goodman has teased the possibility of her return. However, she might not come back as a regular. While one character jas bid us goodbye, a new actor is joining the cast, Anne Winters will be playing the role of Charly Burke. Take a look at Seth MacFarlane’s post on Twitter about the third season’s development.
For me, episode length is really the one and only thing that makes the traditional broadcast model frustrating at times. It forces you to cut every story to exactly 42 minutes. With all the work we put in, I like having the option to let #TheOrville breathe a bit for season 3. https://t.co/cqIZkQOjd1
— Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) July 22, 2019
The third season will have one episode lesser than the second season, but to make up for that one missing episode, each episode will run for an extra ten minutes. While it was initially decided that the third season will be airing sometime around the mid of this year, but now worth eh global pandemic around, the third season release might be pushed back a bit.
Seth MacFarlane Opened Up About The Shift Of The Sci-Fi Series!
Seth MacFarlane has addressed the whole shift of the show to Hulu, and while he thanked Fox network for their constant support and belief in the show, he also said that the show was becoming more ambitious production-wise, which might have led to the shift of the series. So, we need to wait a while until the series arrives with a brand new season exclusively on Hulu.