Reacher Season 3 Release: As Reacher Season 2 approaches its conclusion on Amazon Prime Video, the cast and crew are already gearing up for the release of Season 3. With just one episode left in Season 2, the series continues to be a standout in the streaming world, boasting an impressive 94% Tomatometer score on Rotten Tomatoes for its initial two seasons.
Starring Alan Ritchson as Major Jack Reacher, known for his role in Fast X, the show breathes life into Lee Child’s Jack Reacher books. This adaptation follows two earlier Jack Reacher movies featuring Tom Cruise, with Ritchson taking on the role in 2022. Here is all you need to know about the Reacher Season 3 release, cast, and more.
Reacher Season 3 Release
Reacher has been officially confirmed to make a return to Amazon Prime Video for Season 3. Before the debut of Season 2 on December 15, Alan Ritchson, the star of the series, announced a video on Prime Video’s panel at Brazil’s CCXP convention. In the announcement, Ritchson revealed that filming for Season 3 had already commenced, coinciding with an extended preview of Season 2.
When questioned by CinemaBlend about which Jack Reacher book Season 3 will adapt, Alan Ritchson could only disclose that it was one of his “favorite books” from the series. According to him the revelation of the specific book would “make people very happy.” Stay tuned to know about Reacher Season 3 release.
“Have we announced it yet? The Season 3 book? How much you got? I wish I could! It’s one of my favorite books. This is, like, on every top 10 list. This is gonna make people very happy, this book.”
The production for Season 2 spanned from Fall 2022 to late February 2023, and the series made its return on December 15, 2023. This timeframe indicates that the series had over a year of work between the commencement of shooting and the release date.
Maria Sten, one of the stars, suggested in December that the series’ return was delayed because of the actors’ and writers’ strikes that made headlines during the summer of 2023.
In an interview with Retro Cool Nerd in December 2023, Alan Ritchson suggested that a substantial portion of Season 3 had already been filmed. He teased that the upcoming season would be “the best season” of the show yet, hinting at exciting developments for viewers.
“People are saying this is gonna be the best season we’ve had yet, and we’ve shot quite a bit, so that’s promising.”
Considering the mentioned timeframe and typical production schedules, filming for Season 3 will likely conclude sometime in either February or March. Barring unforeseen delays, it’s plausible that the new season could potentially be available on Amazon Prime Video in late 2024. However, exact release dates can be subject to various factors, so it’s advisable to stay tuned for official announcements for the most accurate information.
Cast of Reacher Season 3
In the first two seasons of Reacher, only two cast members appeared in both complete sets of episodes—Alan Ritchson as Jack Reacher and Maria Sten as Frances Neagley. The only exception was Malcolm Goodwin’s Oscar Finlay, who surprised viewers with an appearance in Season 2, Episode 4, although he has been mentioned only in passing in subsequent episodes.
As of now, Alan Ritchson is the only actor officially reprising his role in Reacher Season 3, actively sharing multiple pictures and videos from the Season 3 set. While Maria Sten may potentially return as Neagley, having been part of half of Season 1’s episodes and all of Season 2, there have been no reports confirming her casting for Season 3.
The remaining cast for Season 3 will depend on the specific Lee Child book that the next eight episodes will adapt. Given Reacher’s nomadic nature in the books and the show, the cast may vary depending on the location and storyline of the chosen book for adaptation.