Based on the famous unfinished novel Jane Austen’s Sanditon, fans have to say an early goodbye to the series with Sanditon season 3. Calling it a masterpiece will be an understatement because the bold adaptation has shown what a gem of a series it is. Fans have always admired the screen adaptation of Jane Austen’s novels such as Pride and Prejudice. But Sanditon is one of those rare pieces that gave creators creative liberty to work on.
There was only so much material left for Sanditon season 3 and so, this will be the last chapter for the residents of the town. After the news about the Sanditon season 3 release date, we are further discussing all the possibilities for the final season of the show.
Sanditon Season 3 Premiere Date Announced
PBS confirmed the Sanditon season 3 official release date to be 19th March 2023 at 9 p.m. ET. As a matter of fact, the renewal of Sanditon season 3 happened back in May 2021 with the double renewal. Both season 2 and season 3 got confirmation after an initial cancellation. If you remember, it was the fans who forced and convinced the showrunners to renew Sanditon.
Screenwriter Andrew Davies contributed to writing the show to complete the story of the unfinished work of Jane Austen. And it can be said that he has done quite a lot of work on the intricate details of the show. The filming for season 3 concluded in 2021 and it has been post-production after that. This will be the final installment and the viewers are certainly convinced that it will just be another exquisite depiction of lavish lives.
How Many Episodes Will Be There in Sanditon Season 3?
Sanditon season 3 will have 6 episodes since the creators want to deliver the storyline to the point. They do not want to extend the stories for the sake of content. The whole team is very much focused on providing quality content to conclude the series on a respectable note. As we know, season 1 had 8 episodes and season 2 brought down to 6 episodes. Thus, by combining the three seasons of the series, fans will get 20 episodes in total.
Where Can You Watch Sanditon Season 3?
Sanditon season 3 will air on PBS and stream on multiple platforms like PBS.org, PBS MASTERPIECE Prime Video Channel and PBS Passport. One can even purchase episodes as well as seasons on platforms like Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play and YouTube. It will have weekly releases and you can tune in to watch all the episodes without any interruption.
The Expected Plot Of Sanditon Season 3
Sanditon is basically a grand British Regency-era series. Simon Langton is the man behind directing the anthology series and Sanditon season 3 will show the characters’ unique journey. The story of Charlotte and Colbourne will once again be the highlight of the series. Their relationship will be further explored since the duo were seen kissing in the final episode of the second season. But there are a lot of complexities. Charlotte has already had an engagement with Ralph. On the other hand, Charlotte and Colbourne cannot deny the love they have for each other.
Moreover, the characters will have to navigate through their own set of challenges. Though it is not clear if we will get to see a happy ending or not, the creators promised the show to be all about romance, fun, tears and excitement. Besides, fans are also concerned if Augusta will be finding the next suitor in Sanditon season 3. The season will continue to provide final endings to all the stories and fans are excited about it.
The Teaser of Sanditon Season 3 Reveals the Cast
To hype up the excitement of Sanditon season 3, a series of images has been dropped. It is the first look of the season and we also acquire an idea about who will be in the show. We do not want you to live in any more suspense and hence, find the names of returning cast members below:
- Rose Williams as Charlotte Heywood
- Ben Lloyd-Hughes as Alexander Colbourne
- Lily Sacofsky as Clara Brereton
- Charlotte Spencer as Lady Esther Denham Babington
- Frank Blake as the newlywed Captain Declan Fraser
- Rosie Graham as bride Alison Heywood
- Tom Weston-Jones as Colonel Francis Lennox
- Maxim Ays as Captain William Carter
- Alexander Vlahos as Charles Lockhart
We know it is hard to say goodbye to your favourite shows. Sanditon season 3 has got the support of fans since day one and it will have a respectful conclusion. Hopefully, there might be other spinoff series surrounding Sanditon season 3.