The White Lotus is scheduled to return for a third season following the popularity of its first and second. Expectations for what comes next are undoubtedly high given the show’s second season’s numerous glowing reviews. The comedic drama’s first season, which debuted in July 2021, was filmed at the fictional Hawaiian locations of the White Lotus hotel chain; Sicily, Italy, served as the setting for the second season.
Because of the popularity of The White Lotus, Jennifer Coolidge received her first Emmy for her depiction of Tanya McQuoid, a character who featured in both seasons. Coolidge’s character passed away at the shocking finale of the second season, but showrunner Mike White has promised more thrilling events in the third season of the program. The creator previously hinted that the upcoming episode would take a “satirical and hilarious look at death and eastern religion and spirituality” in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter. Here is all you need to know about The White Lotus Season 3 after binge-watching the second season.
Details of the third season of The White Lotus
The program’s creator, Mike White, discussed how the show would continue to examine many facets of human nature in its upcoming season in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter “The first season sort of focused on money, and the second season is all about sex. The third season, in my opinion, might take a scathing and humorous look at death as well as Eastern spirituality and religion. A second visit to White Lotus seems like it may be a rich tapestry.”
Who has been cast in Season 3 of The White Lotus?
Except for Jennifer Coolidge, who returned to reprise her role as Tanya in the second season, the third season will likely have an entirely new cast. With the possible exception of one or two characters from Season 2, The White Lotus Season 3 may include an entirely new cast. Given that Daphne, a character played by Meghann Fahy, travels to the Maldives, it will be intriguing to watch if she makes a comeback. Even though Coolidge’s character was adored by the audience, she won’t be back in the third season since Tanya was murdered. It’d be so much fun to bring Tanya back because she’s such a fantastic character, but maybe that’s the path for her, a voyage to death, Mike White remarked in an HBO Max special about her character’s journey. Given that she previously told Deadline that she was meant to appear in the second season but it didn’t work out, Connie Britton, who featured in the first season of The White Lotus, might return in Season 3. Sydney Sweeney’s stellar debut season performance has fans clamoring for her return.
- Release Date for Season 3 of The White Lotus
Given how swiftly Mike White released the prior two seasons, the wait for The White Lotus Season 3 might not be too long. Although the following season’s release date hasn’t been officially announced, it may probably air in the second half of 2023. He writes so rapidly, and he doesn’t make many changes, Meghann Fahy said in a previous interview with Glamour about White’s writing process.