Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Netflix Renews 'Hemlock Grove' for 3rd and Final Season

Netflix has renewed horror drama Hemlock Grove from executive producer Eli Roth for a 10-episode third and final season. Production on the final episodes will begin later this year for a 2015 debut.

Loosely based on the novel of the same name penned by Lee Shipman and Brian McGreevy, Hemlock Grove centers on the strange supernatural happenings in Hemlock Grove, a fictional Pennsylvania town.

The drama stars Famke Janssen, Bill Skarsgard, Landon Liboiron, Madeleine Martin, Joel de la Fuente, Madeline Brewer, Kaniehtiio Horn, Demore Barnes and Dougray Scott.

Charles "Chic" Eglee serves as showrunner. Executive produces include Shipman, McGreevy, Roth, Eric Newman and Michael Connolly.

"We are so grateful to the fans of Hemlock Grove who have championed the series so intensely over two seasons," said Roth. "We are looking forward to taking the last and final season into some dark and unexpected places, and to giving viewers the killer finale you'd come to expect from Hemlock Grove."

"We are delighted that our fans have invited us back to explore the fiendish recesses of the human condition for another season," said Eglee. "Knowing it will be our last, gives us the opportunity to go out in a mushroom cloud of clever and soul shattering mayhem. See you soon on the twisted streets of Hemlock Grove."

"We, along with the fans, are looking forward to visiting Hemlock Grove one last time, and we know that Chic, Eli and the team will provide a riveting and mind-bending conclusion to complete the series," stated Cindy Holland, Vice President of Original Programming, Netflix.

"The fan support of Hemlock Grove has been amazing and we are thrilled Netflix recognizes this and is rewarding fans with a third and final season." added Katie O'Connell, CEO of Gaumont International Television. "We look forward to delivering a thrilling, suspenseful and bold narrative for this final chapter. Working closely with Netflix has and continues to be an invaluable collaboration for Gaumont International Television."