The Alienist Season 3, Renewed or Cancelled? What we know so far

The Alienist Season 3: It is an American period drama television series it is based on the 1994 novel of the same name Celeb Carr. The genre includes psychological thriller, crime, mystery, and period drama.


The series is set in the extreme poverty and vast wealth scenario of 1896 NewYork. A serial killer who is responsible for murders of street children and boy prostitutes. An ad hoc team is assigned to investigate the heinous crime. The series also includes historical characters such as Theodore Roosevelt, who is on the post of police commissioner from 1895 to 1897.


The first season was premiered on January 22, 2018, and on August 16, 2018, the series got renewed for a sequel based on the novel The Angel of Darkness and it was premiered on July 19, 2020.

Release of The Alienist Season 3

The series Alienist gained huge popularity among the audience and since then fans are eagerly waiting for the third season.

The sequel of The Alienist ended up, on August 9th, 2020, after giving two back-to-back hit episodes.


However, yet there has been no official statement regarding the renewal or cancellation of the show. The Alienist series, both the seasons were based on the novel written by Celeb Carr. So, for the third season, the makers are waiting for the third book to get published only then Season three is possible.

Eventually, there was 18 months gap between season 1 and season 2 so, if Season 3 is renewed, it will be premiered by the end of 2021.

Moreover, there is also a chance that the series could be renewed by Netflix rather than TNT. Season 1, performed pretty well and if Season 2 does the same and gains good viewership numbers, we expect that The Alienist become a Netflix original series.

Expected Cast of The Alienist Season 3

Daniel Brühl as Laszlo Krizler

• Robert Ray Wisdom as Cyrus Montrose

• Luke Evans as John Schuyler Moore

• Matthew Shear as Lucius Isaacson

• Douglas Smith as Marcus Isaacson

• Dakota Fanning as Sara Howard


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