“Succession” Season 3 Gets Premiere Date

Brian Cox and Jeremy Strong in
Brian Cox and Jeremy Strong in "Succession"

Succession Season 3 has finally gotten a premiere date.

The long-awaited third season will premiere on October 17, which is over two years after the Season 2 finale. Production was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and began last November.

HBO sent out the official logline for the season, “Ambushed by his rebellious son Kendall at the end of Season two, Logan Roy begins Season 3 in a perilous position, scrambling to secure familial, political, and financial alliances. Tensions rise as a bitter corporate battle threatens to turn into a family civil war.”

A teaser for the third season as released in July. The drama won seven awards at last year’s Emmys, including Outstanding Drama.

Season 3 cast includes Brian Cox, Jeremy Strong, Sarah Snook, Kieran Culkin, Alan Ruck, Nicholas Braun, Matthew Macfadyen, Peter Friedman, J. Smith-Cameron, Dagmara Dominczyk, Justine Lupe, David Rasche, Fisher Stevens, Hiam Abbass, Arian Moayed, Harriet Walter, James Cromwell, Natalie Gold, Juliana Canfield, Annabelle Dexter-Jones, Zoë Winters, Jeannie Berlin, Alexander Skarsgård, Sanaa Lathan, Linda Emond, Jihae, Adrien Brody, Hope Davis, and Dasha Nekrasova.

The show is created and executive produced by Jesse Armstrong. Adam McKay, Frank Rich, Kevin Messick, Jane Tranter, Mark Mylod, Tony Roche, Scott Ferguson, Jon Brown, Lucy Prebble, Will Tracy, and Will Ferrell also executive produce.

Watch the teaser below.