Based on the film of the same name by Seth Lochhead and David Farr follows the Amazon Prime Video-Action series Hanna of the eponymous character who lives in a remote forest in Poland after her father figure Erik saved her from the CIA program called Utrax. Hanna was trained and raised by Erik and is now being hunted down by Marissa Wiegler, the CIA agent in charge of Utrax. As the series progresses, Hanna’s survival is put to the test as she seeks to bring down the establishment.
The drama series created by David Farr received a positive response from the critics, who praised the gorgeous visuals, the action sequences and the compelling narrative. Originally released on February 3, 2019, the series also managed to captivate viewers with its two seasons. While the fans are eagerly waiting for Hanna’s missions to continue in a new version, here’s everything you need to know about Hanna season 3!
Hanna Season 3 release date
On July 13, 2020, Amazon announced the extension of Hanna for the third season. Filming for the expected episode began in Prague, Czech Republic in February 2021 after travel restrictions imposed by COVID-19 were lifted. Since the season 2 finale, in which Hanna’s plans were revealed, fans of the series have been waiting desperately to find out what happens next. Well, for those tired of waiting for the series to return, we have good news! Season 3 of Hanna will be released on November 24, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET on Amazon Prime Video.
Season 3 will have six episodes instead of the eight-episode model of the first two seasons. Even if the premiere of the new season is not long in coming, it will be a bittersweet experience for the fans, because it is also the last episode of the action drama. In an interview with EW explained creator David Farr why the series ends after three seasons. He said: That was always the intention, to be honest. If you remember when I was talking about the second season, I was talking about it needing ‘the third act’. I originally come from the theater and I always have a full structure of nudes in my head of how a piece of drama works. And in this case, I felt that there was a very clear arc.
Hanna Season 3 Cast: Who is in it?
Esme Creed-Miles will return as Hanna, along with Mireille Enos (Marissa Wiegler), Dermot Mulroney (John Carmichael), Cherrelle Skeete (Terri Miller), Áine Rose Daly (Girl 242 / Sandy Phillips) and Gianna Kiehl (Jules Allen). Joel Kinnaman could resume his role as Erik Heller in the flashbacks. However, Yasmin Monet Prince may not return in season three, as the story of her character Clara Mahan appears to be over in season 2. On the other hand, Ray Liotta (Goodfellas) can be seen as the main antagonist of the upcoming episode – Gordon Evans – the head of Utrax and a rigid visionary.
Hanna Season 3 Plot: What is it about?
The second season ends with Hanna persuading Clara to leave Utrax with her. Clara is amazed when Hanna tells her the name and whereabouts of her mother. Confused, Clara leaves Sandy and flees with Hanna. Meanwhile, Marissa follows Carmichael to the villa where Hanna and Clara are hiding and forces him to join them. Hanna and Marissa want to hold the leaders of Utrax accountable and return to the program to see its end from within. Before Hanna returns, she makes sure that Clara gets back together with her mother to start a new life.
Season three begins with Hanna and her allies attempting to overthrow and completely destroy Utrax. With Carmichael by their side – albeit reluctantly – Hanna and Marissa will try to gradually uproot the CIA program. Your actions will indeed have some echo from Gordon, the head of Utrax. With Gordon watching her closely and Jules and Sandy hot on her tail, Hanna will have a hard time completing her mission.
In the same EW interview, David Farr revealed what to expect from the last season. It takes place on a fairly extreme level of family tragedy. The central great arch in which they [Hanna] Eventually coping with the nemesis of this project, what is Utrax, what was it supposed to do, who was behind it, what was it about, and can she actually escape the fate that is destined for her? That’s the main idea behind this season, says the author. Farr also added that future plot will deal with the political context and implications of the CIA program. While waiting for Season 3, check out the official trailer here!