Dead to Me Season 3: Netflix Release Date & Everything We Know So Far

Dead to Me – Picture: Netflix / CBS Television

Dead to Me season 3, set to be the ultimate season of the hit Netflix present, is coming to Netflix in Fall 2022. Here’s an up to date information to what we all know to this point about Dead to Me season 3, together with what to anticipate from the story, who’s showing, the place the present is in manufacturing, and our prediction as to when it’ll be streaming.

Please be aware: this preview was first revealed in May 2020 and has been up to date usually to replicate new developments. It was final up to date in June 2022.

For these out of the loop, Dead to Me is a Netflix Original black-comedy sequence created by Liz Feldman (who signed an general cope with Netflix off the again of season 2 of Dead to Me). The sequence has quick develop into one of many most-watched comedy sequence on Netflix, having amassed an viewers of over 30 million worldwide for the primary season. Dead to Me has additionally been a giant pull for awards seasons too with earlier seasons choosing up 5 Primetime Emmys.

The soul of the sequence belongs to the chemistry between Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini. On-screen collectively they’ve been electrical, making for some really hilarious comedy, and heart-wrenching drama.


Has Netflix renewed Dead to Me for the third season?

Official Netflix Renewal Status: Renewed (Last Updated: 06/07/2020)

Just two months after Dead to Me season 2 premiered, Netflix introduced that the sequence would return for a 3rd and closing outing at Netflix.

There needs to be no shock that Dead to Me has been renewed once more, the sequence featured closely in the most well-liked television sequence lists on Netflix. In explicit, it sat on the prime of the US charts the day of launch.

On the renewal, Christina Applegate took to social media to share her ideas on the ultimate season announcement saying “I will miss these ladies. But we felt this was the best way to tie up the story of these women. Thank you to all the fans. We will be getting back to work when it is safe to do so.”

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Dead to Me – Picture: Netflix

Fans pondering the present confronted the dreaded Netflix cancelation curse ought to know the present was all the time supposed to be wrapped up early and never go on for seasons and seasons. Liz Feldman in an interview mentioned she all the time envisioned that it wouldn’t be “a long long-running show”.

In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Feldman expanded saying:

“I always had the sense that I wanted this show to be a relatively short-running one. I understand the landscape at Netflix. It’s very rare for them to have a show that goes five, six or seven seasons. It can happen, but it’s obviously the exception. Halfway through shooting season two, an idea came to me that felt very true to the show — and I realized that it could be a really great way to end it.”

The excellent news is that Liz Feldman might be sticking with Netflix as soon as Dead to Me has concluded. She signed an general deal which implies any new tasks the creator has will come to Netflix. No different new tasks have but to be introduced, nevertheless.


Dead to Me season 3 manufacturing standing & potential launch window

Writing commenced quickly after its renewal and it then took a number of months till the scripts had been handed to Netflix for approval.

On September 18th, 2020 Liz Feldman took to Twitter to share that she pitched the third season “to my partners” and it had been accredited.

The Tweet mentioned:

“Just pitched all of Dead to Me Season 3 to my partners at  Netflix and they’re excited and I’m excited and I CAN’T BELIEVE THEY’RE GONNA LET ME TELL THIS STORY”

In October 2020, we discovered that CBS Studios was eyeing to start filming season 3 in January 2021. It had been acknowledged in earlier interviews that manufacturing wouldn’t begin till December 2020 on the earliest.

In January 2021 it was reported by ManufacturingWeekly that filming was scheduled to begin later that month. But as soon as once more thanks to the uncertainty of the worldwide pandemic, the dates had been pushed again additional.

Filming did get underway from May tenth, 2021, and was anticipated to conclude on August 2nd, 2021. Lead actress Christina Applegate shared an image of one of many Dead to Me chairs onset to all however affirm that filming was underway. It was initially anticipated that manufacturing would wrap by September 2021.

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Dead to Me Season 3 Set – Picture: 1capplegate / Instagram

However, in August 2021, Christina Applegate revealed that she had been recognized with a number of sclerosis a number of months prior. According to a number of sources, manufacturing “paused temporarily” round that point and since then, we hadn’t heard of any information concerning the present choosing again up.

Deadline reported in December 2021 that filming had picked again up throughout 2021 however had been canceled once more given a number of instances of COVID-19. According to Deadline, there have been nonetheless three weeks of capturing remaining by the shut of 2021 which came about in early 2022.

On February eleventh, 2022 Diana Maria Riva posted on Instagram to say that filming had concluded on season 3 (at the very least when it comes to her involvement). That prompt to us that manufacturing was coming to a detailed.

Her put up got here alongside the next caption:

“And that, Ladies & Gentlemen, is a series final wrap for Det. Perez. So grateful to have been a part of this… So excited for you all to see this story play out. Big love to my #DTM family!!!”

Liz Feldman confirmed on Instagram on April twenty sixth, 2022 that filming had concluded on the ultimate season. She posted an image of a chair with the Dead to Me emblem on it from Laguna Beach, California alongside the caption (edited for brevity):

“That’s a wrap on Dead to Me S3! Filming is complete. Editing is underway. The final season is coming. And holy shit… Christina Apple Gate Linda Cardellini, James Marsden, Sam McCarthy, Luke Roessler, Diana Maria Riva, Brandon Scott, Suzy Nakamura all knock it out of the park. So excited for you to see it.”
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Filming wraps on Dead to Me Season 3


When will Dead to Me season 3 launch on Netflix?

After years of ready, we’ve now received data of a launch window for season 3 of Dead to Me might be coming to Netflix and it was confirmed to be coming in Fall 2022.

For these unaware, fall implies that Dead to Me season 3 will launch someday between September twenty third and December twenty first, 2022.

The information got here on the identical day that Netflix introduced a brand new present, No Good Deed, from Liz Feldman (the showrunner of Dead to Me).

On January 14th, Christina Applegate did reply to a fan saying that season 3 might be coming quickly however for the second, we’ve nonetheless received no thought when the present might be returning.


What to anticipate from Dead to Me season 3 on Netflix

*Dead to Me Season 2 Spoiler Warning*

The Crash Aftermath

Ben, presumedly on his means to determine the physique of his lifeless brother Steve, hit the automotive that Jen and Judy had been in on the intersection. The struggling alcoholic had been consuming whiskey and ran by a cease signal.

It’s unclear if Ben even realized it was Jen and Judy he hit, and whether or not or not the pair received a glimpse of Ben earlier than he drove away.

This will weigh closely on Ben, who’s possible to flip to one other bottle, particularly if he thought he killed whoever was within the automotive, not to point out being on the best way to determine his lifeless brother’s physique.

Jen and Judy are acutely aware, nevertheless it’s unclear what accidents the pair could have sustained. If the pair be taught that Ben was the one driving, we are able to anticipate an ungainly confrontation between them.

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Ben crashed his automotive into Jen and Judy – Copyright. Dead to Me

Charlie finds Judy’s Letter

After looking Judy’s room for some weed, Charlie finds the letter that his mom, Jen, had written for Judy.

It’s not revealed if Charlie really learn the letter, but when he has, then he can have discovered of Judy’s involvement in his father’s hit-and-run loss of life. Not to point out, his mom’s guilt in killing Steve.

With such proof, it will make him harmless as he’s nonetheless a suspect in Steve’s disappearance.

Charlie has proven to be extraordinarily rebellious, so he might both find yourself blackmailing Judy and Jen, or he’ll make their life hell due to the loss of life of his father.

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Charlie discovered Judy’s letter from his mom – Copyright. Dead to Me

Will Jen be caught?

Jen was ready to face the implications of Steve’s homicide and had confessed to Detective Perez. But after the pair had been unable to discover the physique, and had a heart-to-heart, Perez let her go free.

Nick, who’s been sizzling on the case, was given a bag of proof by Judy to incriminate Steve and Steve’s father. She hoped that Nick might use the proof to defend Jen, however upon realizing that Jen hadn’t formally confessed but, she had to backtrack.

Charlie has the letter, Jen confessed to Perez, and the physique of Steve has been discovered, there many threads of the net that would lead all the best way again to Jen being arrested.

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Perez was sizzling on the case till Jen confessed – Copyright. Dead to Me


Episode Titles for Dead to Me Season 3

Only one episode title has been introduced to this point with that being episode 1 titled “We’ve Been Here Before”.


Who might be returning for season 3 of Dead to Me?

We can anticipate to see the next solid members return to reprise their roles within the third season of Dead to Me:

Role Cast Member Where Have I Seen/Heard Them Before?
Jen Harding Christina Applegate The Sweetest Thing, Bad Moms, Married with Children
Judy Hale Linda Cardellini Scooby-Doo, Brokeback Mountain, Avengers: Age of Ultron
Charlie Harding Sam McCarthy All These Small Moments, Condor, The Blacklist
Henry Harding Luke Roessler It Chapter Two, Riverdale, Descendants 3
Steve/Ben Wood James Marsden X-Men, Hairspray, Enchanted
Christopher Doyle Max Jenkins The Mysteries of Laura, Crown Prince, Plus One
Detective Ana Perez Diana Maria Riva What Women Want, 17 Again, The Good Guys
Nick Prager Brandon Scott This Is Us, 13 Reasons Why, Grey’s Anatomy

There are a bunch of names which were connected to seem for the primary time in Dead to Me season 3. It’s price noting that every one these roles are minor however nonetheless price masking:

  • Turhan Troy Caylak as Dr. Kaan Abaci
  • Staci Lynn Fletcher as Nurse Maureen
  • JusTina Lynn Johnson as a Detective
  • Lana Danielyan as Bartender
  • Goran Ivanovski as Male Mourner
  • Ren Burttet as Orderly
Dead To Me Season 3 Everything We Know So Far

Dead to Me – Picture: Netflix / CBS Television Studios

Now earlier than we go away you, right here’s a wonderful desk learn that was filmed throughout the international lockdown.

Before we go away you, we’d suggest heading to the Netflix Queue web site (which is an official Netflix web site interviewing key expertise of their productions) the place they interviewed Liz Feldman who spilled the beans on a few of the main spoilers in season two. It doesn’t go into an excessive amount of element concerning season 3, nevertheless it does reveal the next:

“but she is happy to confirm that the series will continue to navigate the complexities of friendship and grief. It will also remain committed to normalizing female anger.”

We also needs to be aware that Edward Asner, who performed Abe Rifkin in season 1, sadly handed away in late 2021. In an Instagram put up, Liz Feldman paid tribute saying:

“Dearest Ed. Brilliant actor. Generous collaborator. Best of souls. I’ll be forever grateful our paths crossed in this lifetime.”

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Edward Asner behind the scenes on Dead to Me

And lastly, we’d suggest watching this glorious deconstruction on what makes Dead to Me so particular.

Are you wanting ahead to the third season of Dead to Me on Netflix? Let us know within the feedback beneath!


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