NOS4A2 Season 3 will not return to the AMC network. Sadly, a lot of questions still remain unanswered unless the channel has a change of heart.
The American supernatural horror drama series first debuted on 2nd June 2019 and ran till 23rd August 2020 on AMC. It is based on a 2013 novel of the same name by Joe Hill. Jami O’Brien was the creator of the series.
The Release Date Of “NOS4A2 Season 3”
Unfortunately, the season got canceled after two seasons. The announcement came in August 2020. An official reason for the cancelation of the show is yet to be given by the network.
One of the possible reasons for the cancelation might be the dwindling rating of season 2 compared to the first season.
Jami O’Brien confirmed the cancelation on her twitter handle. Check out the tweet from O’Brien here.
Well friends, I heard from AMC last week. We won’t be making a 3rd season of #NOS4A2 . It’s a bummer, but I’m grateful we were at least able to finish adapting the storyline from Joe Hill’s terrific novel… 1/4
— Jami O'Brien (@jami_obrien) August 31, 2020
AMC also released a statement where it shared the news saying that Christmasland may live forever, but the show will come to an end with the conclusion of season two.
It is not sure if the show will find a new home on another network.
The Plot Of The Show
The show is based on a 2013 novel of the same name by Joe Hill. It deals with a working-class artist, Victoria “Vic” McQueen who uses supernatural abilities to track an immortal being, Charlie Manx preying on children.
Manx feeds off the souls of innocent children and then deposits what remains of them into Christmasland. Christmasland is a twisted Christmas Village of Manx’s imagination where every day is Christmas Day and unhappiness is against the law. In the show, Vic strives to defeat Manx and rescue his victims without losing her mind or falling victim to him herself.
Season 2 left a lot of questions unanswered, which could have been the story for a potential season 3. The third season would likely have found Vic in the midst of repairing the damage done by Charlie Manx to every child in Christmasland including her own son.
The Cast Of The Show
The cast of the show includes
- Ashleigh Cummings as Victoria “Vic” McQueen
- Olafur Darri Olafsson as Bing Partridge
- Jahkara J. Smith as Margaret “Maggie” Leigh
- Ebon Moss-Bachrach as Christopher “Chris” McQueen
- Virginia Kull as Linda McQueen
- Zachary Quinto as Charlie Manx
- Ashley Romans as Tabitha Hutter
- Jonathan Langdon as Lou Carmody
- Mattea Conforti as Millie Manx
- Dalton Harrod as Craig
- Asher Miles Fallica as Daniel Moore
- Chris McKinney as Sheriff Bly
- Rarmian Newton as Drew Butler
- Karen Pittman as Angela Brewster
- Paulina Singer as Willa Brewster among others