“I can promise you that I am spiritually and emotionally and ethically and morally behind whoever wins.” Are you able to hunt from where these words are taken? No? or Yes? Let me help you. This is a dialogue from the series Succession. And yes, I am here to talk about Succession Season 3. So before wasting a second, let us walk together between the lines to learn more about the series in a better way.
Succession: About the Series
Succession is an American satirical comedy-drama television series. The series is created by Jesse Armstrong. And it was produced by Regina Heyman, Dara Schnapper, and Gabrielle Mahon. The production location of the show was New York, England, Scotland (season 2), Croatia(season 2), Virginia(season 3), and Italy(season 3). The running time of the show is 56-70 minutes.
The series was premiered on 3rd June 2018, on the HBO Channel. And the last episode of the first season was aired on 5th August 2018 with 10 episodes in hand. The second season was aired on 11th August 2019, with 10 episodes in hand. And the show was winded up on 13th October 2019. The show was renewed for the third season on 19th August 2019.
The show won various awards and was even nominated for various awards. The show grabbed the British Academy Television Award for Best International Programme, the Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Drama, and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series. Cox received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama, while Strong won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series.
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Succession: Plot and the Cast
The plot is very simple but twisted, the show features and focuses on the Roy Family. It revolved around the media conglomerate known as Waystar RoyCo. The family successor, Logan Roy health is declining. He is having four children. Connor is the oldest son, Kendall being the power-hungry, Roman being irreverent, Siobhan is politically filmed. All the four sons are deeply connected with the company. And they have started and planned their future without their father.
In the series, the cast we can see is Brian Cox as Logan Roy. He is the Dundee-born billionaire and the founder of the media and entertainment conglomerate of Waystar RoyCo. His primary focus is on his company and rather than his four children. He is married to Marca, his third wife.
Jeremy Strong as Kendall, who is the second son of Logan Roy, from the second marriage. He is the natural successor to Logan, but he always struggles to prove himself in front of his father, despite being in a relationship with his troubled wife Rava.
We can see Kieran Culkin as Roman was the third and youngest son of Logan Roy, from his second marriage, and he is one of the irresponsible and immature people. Sarah Snook as Siobhan is the youngest child and only daughter of Logan Roy from his second marriage. She is the one who is involved in political stuff.
Matthew Macfadyen stars as Tom Wambsgans, he is Siobhan's husband and Waystar executive. Nicholas Braun as Greg Hirsch, Alan Ruck as Connor, Logan's eldest child, and Hiam Abbass as Marcia Roy, Logan's wife. Dagmara Domińczyk as Karolina Novotney, Head of PR for Waystar RoyCo and a member of Waystar RoyCo's legal team.
Succession Season 3: Is It Coming?
Succession has been renewed for the third season. HBO has announced that the third season will be coming, the series was about to be released in 2020, but to the Coivid-19 pandemic, the released got delayed. And till now the announcement has not been made. It was made official through the Twitter handle of the HBO Channel.
— HBO (@HBO) August 20, 2019
The cast for the third season is Brian Cox as Logan Roy, with Jeremy Strong, Hiam Abbass, Sarah Snook, Kieran Culkin, Alan Ruck, Nicholas Braun, Matthew Macfadyen, and J. Smith-Cameron. On January 14, 2021, it was confirmed that Sanaa Lathan, Linda Emond, and Jihae Join had joined the cast for the new season.
So don't worry much. The third season will be coming soon sometime in 2021 and 2022. And yes, what are you waiting for? Go and watch two seasons of Scussesson now, only on Amazon Prime Video and Hotstar.
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