The story of Captain Ed Mercer (played by Seth MacFarlane) and the USS Orville continues with Season 3 of The Orville fast approaching.
Titled The Orville: New Horizonsit’s been a long three years of waiting for the new season and fans can’t wait to see what’s in store.
There are also a lot of new characters The Orville universe and some hilarious new storylines for fans to dig into. You don’t want to miss it.
news week contains everything you need to know about the release date and time of The Orville: New Horizons so you don’t miss anything.
When is The Orville: New Horizons season 3 out?
The Orville: New Horizons Season 3 starts Thursday June 2nd.
Fans in the US can watch the new series from 3:00am ET, and fans in the UK can catch the brand new season from 8:00am BST.
There are only 11 episodes in the latest series, which is slightly shorter than the first two episodes. However, the good news is that each episode is slightly longer by around 15 minutes.
Episodes are released every Thursday morning on Hulu and Disney+.
how to see The Orville: New Horizons season 3
The Orville: New Horizons Season 3 is available to stream exclusively on Hulu in the US and Disney+ internationally.
Watch The Orville: New Horizons Season 3 requires you to be a Hulu and Disney+ customer.
You can now sign up for Hulu after a 30-day free trial for $6.99 a month or $69.99 a year. If you fancy an ad-free subscription, you can subscribe for $12.99 per month.
If you’re based in the UK, a Disney+ subscription costs £7.99 per month or £79.00 per year.
Season 3 marks the first time The Orville aired on Hulu after the first two seasons aired on Fox. It’s also the first time The Orville aired on Disney+.
Season 3 has been a long time coming. The show was renewed by Fox for Season 3 in 2019 but moved to Hulu. Then production was delayed by the pandemic, but luckily the wait is now over.
Who is playing? The Orville: New Horizons?
The entire main cast of The Orville are back for The Orville: New Horizons.
That means Seth MacFarlane is back as Captain Ed Mercer and Adrianne Palicki is back as First Office Kelly Grayson, Mercer’s ex-wife.
Also back are Penny Johnson Jerald, Scott Grimes, Peter Macon, Halston Sage, J Lee and Mark Jackson.
The 100th‘s Eliza Taylor has joined the cast in a currently undisclosed role, so fans will have to wait to see her in action to learn more about her role.
Also new to the cast of The Orville is Grand hotel‘s Anne Winters in the role of Charlie Burke.
what happens in The Orville: New Horizon?
Once again, The Orville the crew of the USS Orville will continue their exploration mission in space.
Along the way, viewers can expect to encounter a whole host of issues, including aliens, personal conflicts, and the complexities of the universe.
Don’t worry for fans worried the move to Hulu and Disney+ will change the nature of the show. Creator and star Seth MacFarlane has stressed in an interview with io9 that there is no need to worry, promising season 3 will be connected to her roots.
He said: “That’s a really good question that keeps bothering me.
“It’s always the balance. They want to reward the fans for staying and watching the show. And from a writing perspective, it’s fun. You’ve laid the groundwork, and by season three of a show, you can start to see the seeds you planted early on really start to bloom, and you can dig in and start building the real world. At the same time, of course, the goal is to attract as many new viewers as possible. And it’s difficult to answer anything.”
The Orville: New Horizons airs Thursdays on Hulu and Disney+
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