Mindhunter is an American thriller-crime series. It is a Netflix original series created by Joe Penhall. It is directed by David Finch.
The show is based on the book Mindhunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit written by Mark Olshaker and John E. Douglas. It is based on true criminal events that happened in the 1970s.
Midhunter Season 3 Release Date
The first season of Mindhunter was released on October 13, 2017.
The show instantly caught attention and became one of Netflix’s most streamed series. Season 2 was released on August 19, 2019, almost 2 years after the first season. This season gained huge popularity too.
There has been no official updates on the third season. Netflix, in January 2020 said that David Finch, the director is currently busy with other projects.
Previously, it was reported that David Finch had planned for 5 seasons of the series but he has put that on hold.
Although, the stars of the show have been released from their contracts which could mean the show may not return for another season.
Midhunter Season 3 Cast
If there is going to be a third season, the cast would include Jonathan Groff as Holden Ford, Anna Torv as Wendy Carr, Holt McCallany as Bill Tench, Joe Tuttle as Gregg Smith, Michael Cerveris as Ted Gunn
Stacey Roca as Nancy, Sonny Valicenti as Dennis Rader and Zachary Scott Ross as Brian
The show’s memorable characters Ed Kemper played by Cameron Britton, Jerry Brudos played by Happy Anderson and Montie Rissell played by Sam Strike could return in the forthcoming season.
Midhunter Season 3 Plot
The story revolves around Holden Ford and Bill Tench from the Behavioral Sciences unit of the FBI and their attempts to catch serial killers by trying to understand their psyches by creating profiles.
Season 3 will deal with Bill Tench whose wife and son have left him and how this would affect his work. Also, it would show Holden’s battle with panic attacks and Wendy with her homosexuality which could drastically affect her career at the FBI.
The upcoming season could be set in the 1980s featuring high profile killers like Ted Bundy.
If there is going to be another season of Mindhunter, fans are in for huge surprises in this psychological drama.