Tuesday, August 20, 2019

HBO Renews 'Succession' for Season 3

Two episodes into its second season, HBO has renewed its original drama series Succession for a third season. The drama will return with 10 new episodes in 2020.

The drama stars Hiam Abbass, Nicholas Braun, Brian Cox, Kieran Culkin, Dagmara Dominczyk, Peter Friedman, Matthew Macfadyen, Arian Moayed, Alan Ruck, J. Smith-Cameron, Sarah Snook, Jeremy Strong and Rob Yang.

Jesse Armstrong created the drama. He executive produces with Adam McKay, Will Ferrell, Frank Rich, Kevin Messick, Jane Tranter, Mark Mylod, Tony Roche and Scott Ferguson. 

"We are elated that Succession and its exploration of wealth, power and family has resonated so powerfully with audiences," said Francesca Orsi, Executive Vice President of Programming, HBO. "We cannot wait to see how the complex characters that Jesse Armstrong has created continue to navigate this captivating, ruthless world of the uber-rich. In today's world where the intersection of politics and media is increasingly prevalent, Succession presents an especially piercing look behind the curtain of this elite, influential, and cutthroat community."