Global OTT giant Netflix’s time travel superhero television streaming series The Umbrella Academy is all set to be back with its third season. It is based on the comic book series of the same name which was illustrated by Gabriel Ba and published by Dark Horse Comics.
The adaptation began development as a film optioned by Universal Pictures in 2011 but was eventually shelved in favour of a television series in 2015, before being officially greenlit by Netflix in 2007.
Created by Steve Blackman and produced by Dark House Entertainment, Borderline Entertainment and Universal Content Productions, the series premiered its debut season on February 15, 2019 on Netflix and it became one of the most-streamed series of the year as 45 million households had watched season one during the first month of its release.
Following the success of the debut season, the same month the series was renewed for a second season, which premiered in July 2021 and it also received positive reviews after which it was renewed for a third season in November 2020.
The Umbrella Academy Season 3 OTT Release Date
Here is some good news for all “The Umbrella Academy” series lovers and it is that the makers have revealed the official date of the show’s release. It is all set to return on Netflix on June 22, 2022, almost a year after the second season premiered on the platform. So save the date and enjoy it!!
team umbrella, meet team sparrow. pic.twitter.com/fLvCn5YQBl
— Umbrella Academy (@UmbrellaAcad) May 23, 2022
The Umbrella Academy Star Cast
Developed by Jeremy Slater, the third season of The Umbrella Academy marks the return of the main star cast. Here, we have provided the name of these stars:
- Elliot Page as Viktor Hargreeves/ The White Violin/Umbrella Number Seven
- Tom Hopper as Luther Hargreeves/Spaceboy/ Umbrella Number one
- David Castaneda as Diego Hargreeves/The Kraken/Umbrella Number Two
- Emmy Raver- Lampman as Allison Hargreeves/The Rumour/Umbrella Number Three
- Robert Sheehan as Klaus Hargreeves/The Seance/Umbrella Number Four
- Aiden Gallaghar as Five Hargreeves/The Boy/Umbrella Number Five
- Justin H. Min as Ben Hargreeves/ The Horror/Umbrella Number Six
Along with the main star cast, the series will star:
- Justin Cornwell as Marcus Hargreeves/Sparrow Number One
- Britne Oldford as Few Hargreeves/Sparrow Number Three
- Jake Epstein as Alphonso Hargreeves/Sparrow Number Four
- Genesis Rodriguez as Sloane Hargreeves /Sparrow Number Five
- Cazzie David as Jayme Hargreeves/ Sparrow Number Six
The Umbrella Academy Season 3 Trailer Out
Netflix released the trailer of The Umbrella Academy Season 3 on May 19, 2022. The Nearly 2.5 minute long trailer features the first and in-depth look at what the fans were expecting in this season. It reveals that another apocalypse is coming and The Umbrella Academy has just a few days to stop it while dealing with the alternate timeline Sparrow Academy this time.
Watch the official trailer here:
Plot of the Series
The plot of the series revolves around a dysfunctional family of seven sibling superheroes, adopted by Sir Hargreeves, a billionaire industrialist who created the Umbrella Academy and prepares his children to save the world. Now, all the seven siblings are being reunited to solve the mystery of their father’s death and threat of an imminent apocalypse.