J. Lee as Lieutenant (later Lieutenant Commander after “New Dimensions”) John LaMarrThe Orville is a 2017-American science-fiction comedy TV series that is the creation of Seth MacFarlane. Ed Mercer is the lead character of the show which is played by the creator of the show itself. The first season of the show received a warm welcome as the audience loved it. The series is characterized by heavy parodies that the fans love. The second season received better reviews by the critics as compared to the first one. Now, with 2 seasons in the casket, fans are waiting for The Orville Season 3. The third season of the show will return and the details have been released by the show makers.
More About The Orville Season 3 :
The Orville Season 3 will have one episode less than the first season. The first season of the series as well as the second had 12 episodes. The next season of the show will have one less episode. But, the good news is that each episode will have a runtime that is 10 minutes longer. This is indeed a big change that the showrunners have implemented. CinemaBlend confirms this news as MacFarlane also suggested this on Twitter.
But, all this does not imply that the series will be out soon. Currently, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the lockdown situations along with travel restrictions, it is hard to shoot. So, we should be ready for delays and will have to wait long. In the second of The Orville, we lost Halston Sage as Lt. Alara Kitan.
But, for the character, the Trek Movie executive producer, David Goodman confirms:
“I don’t think I will come back as a normal person. But we love this character … so if there were an opportunity to take her to the level of the story, I probably would.” open to it and we’d love to get it back.”
Now, for The Orville Season 3, the series will be back but, won’t air on FOX anymore. The show will come on a new platform, Hulu. So, in order to watch it, you will have to subscribe to Hulu’s services. Now as for the cast, the mastermind behind the show Seth MacFarlane will return as the protagonist. The other characters that will return include :
- Adrianne Palicki who plays Commander Kelly Grayson
- Penny Johnson Jerald who plays Doctor Claire Finn
- Scott Grimes who plays Lieutenant Gordon Malloy
- Peter Macon who plays Lieutenant Commander Bortus
- Halston Sage who plays Lieutenant Alara Kitan
- J. Lee who plays Lieutenant and later Lieutenant Commander John LaMarr