Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Netflix Announces Premiere Dates for 'Travelers' and 'A Series of Unfortunate Events'

Netflix has today announced premiere dates for the upcoming third seasons of Travelers and A Series of Unfortunate Events.

All 12 episodes of the third season of Travelers will debut on Friday, December 14. The third season is the first produced solely by Netflix after the first two were co-produced by the Canadian network Showcase.

The new season finds Grant MacLaren and his team of highly trained operatives from the future pushed to the limit and dealing with themes of loyalty, trust, death and the ever-growing power of Artificial Intelligence. With their existence now leaked to the world, the team must find a way to keep knowledge of the Travelers program from the general public, while continuing to perform missions under the watchful eye of the FBI. Each team member will face their own personal breaking point, all while trying to stop the Faction, hunt down elusive Traveler 001, and to save the world from a terrible future.

The drama stars Eric McCormack, MacKenzie Porter, Nesta Cooper, Jared Abrahamson, Reilly Dolman and Patrick Gilmore.

Brad Wright created the drama. He executive produces with Carrie Mudd. McCormack is a producer. Peacock Alley Entertainment produces.

All seven episodes of the third and final season of A Series of Unfortunate Events will premiere on Tuesday, January 1.

Based on the internationally best-selling series of books by Lemony Snicket. After foiling Count Olaf's many dastardly plans and disguises, the Baudelaire orphans - Violet, Klaus and Sunny - might finally discover the truth about their parents' mysterious death, while unraveling the layers of a clandestine organization, and revealing the secrets of the coveted, missing sugar bowl.

The cast includes Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman, Louis Hynes, K. Todd Freeman and Presley Smith.

Daniel Handler and Barry Sonnenfeld developed the series. They executive produce with Harris, Cindy Holland, Brian Wright, Ted Biaselli and Rose Lam. Paramount Television and Sonnenfeld Productions produce.