It has been 17 months since then (… and counting) The Orville It aired the end of its Season 2, so fans are eager to know when to expect more Space adventure series.
Although the first two seasons aired on Fox, it was announced in July The last Seth McFarlane’s sci-fi series goes to Hulu for season 3 – and those new episodes will not come “until the end of 2020”.
“As the show evolved and became more ambitious product-wise, I decided I couldn’t deliver episodes until 2020, which would be challenging [Fox], ”McFarlane explained at the time. “So we started discussing how to support a third season that works for the show,” Hulu said.
Nine months later, the coronavirus epidemic strikes, further delaying The OrvilleThe next mission.
“I can say we’re working on it. We’ve working very hard,” McFarlane shared with cast member Jessica Szor (below) during Instagram Q&A, who plays the role of Zellaon officer Talla Kayali. “We were hurt by this. [pandemic delay] Like everyone else, but we are working on it. ”
When the pandemic shut down production, he said, “As we pushed in the middle of the season, the scripts were washed away, the gas pedal went down, and then it said ‘Holt!’
Although a good part of the season remains for the film, McFarlane said, “We’ll be back soon, folks.”
“There are a lot of ulation rumors online: will the show come back?” Recognized as the creator of the series and the illustrator of Captain Ed Mercer. “The show is still a Heavy Priority to me and the cast and everyone. After finding the logistics to create a show “in this environment”, we have a season to finish and we are about to finish it.
“Intimate contact, for a show with a lot of prosthetic makeup that a lot of thematic artists need … It’s a big job, and you want to make sure you do it in a way that keeps everyone safe and secure,” McFarlane explained. “Once we find those protocols, we’ll start again and you’ll get more Orville.”
New The Orville Season 3 (along with Hulu, i.e.) Anne Winters of ABC’s One-and-Dead Grand Hotel, Playing the role of Charlie Burke.
Discusses the status of McFarlane The Orville Starting from the 12:00 mark: