‘Killing Eve’ Season 3 Is Coming Two Weeks Early: When You Can See Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh Again

by Jeremy Spirogis
Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh

Killing Eve Season Three was set to debut on BBC America and AMC Sunday, April 26. On Friday, March 27, AMC Networks introduced it was shifting up the premiere to Sunday, April 12, a full two weeks early. AMC President Sarah Barnett defined the transfer as a response to individuals staying at dwelling in self-isolation because of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Find out what to anticipate from Season Three when Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh return in April.

What is ‘Killing Eve’ Season Three about?

Eve Polastri (Oh) is a safety operative on the hunt for murderer Villanelle (Comer). Eve and Villanelle have gotten shut and encountered one another in individual, however Villanelle at all times escapes. Is it a romance? Is it a girlmance? Is it codependent? Killing Eve continues the fascinating cat and mouse sport between the ladies.

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L-R: Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh | Gareth Gatrell/BBCAmerica

AMC launched a teaser for Season Three of Killing Eve. It doesn’t present any scenes from the sequence, however it exhibits Comer and Oh in fabulous crimson clothes. The material flows round because the glamour shot circles round them. It is a killer tease for what’s to come back in Season 3, and on the very least guarantees extra glamour for Villanelle. AMC supplied this plot synopsis:

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“The third season of the award-winning drama continues the story of two women with brutal pasts, addicted to each other but now trying desperately to live their lives without their drug of choice. For Villanelle (Jodie Comer), the assassin without a job, Eve (Sandra Oh) is dead. For Eve, the ex-MI6 operative hiding in plain sight, Villanelle will never find her. All seems fine until a shocking and personal death sets them on a collision course yet again. The journey back to each other will cost both of them friends, family, and allegiances…and perhaps a share of their souls.”

AMC Networks Press Release, 3/27/2020

Why did AMC bump up ‘Killing Eve’?

Ever since metropolis and state governments requested individuals to remain dwelling in self-isolation to gradual the unfold of coronavirus, individuals have been blowing via streaming content material sooner than ever. Movie studios launched titles like The Invisible Man, The Hunt, Birds of Prey, Emma, Just Mercy, Onward, Sonic the Hedgehog, The Call of the Wild and The Way Back early on VOD so individuals may watch new films whereas theaters are closed. Tiger King grew to become a staple. AMC didn’t suppose Killing Eve followers may wait till April 26.

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Jodie Comer | Parisa Taghizadeh/BBCAmerica

“We know how adored this series is and we know how keen people are for great content right now,” Barnett stated. “This season of Killing Eve digs deep psychologically, and with actors like Sandra Oh, Jodie Comer and Fiona Shaw the outcomes are nothing wanting astonishing. We actually couldn’t look forward to followers to see it.”

Who is accountable for Season 3?

Fleabag creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge created Killing Eve and wrote the primary season, tailored from Luke Jennings’ Codename Villanelle novels. For Season 2, she handed the reigns over to Emerald Fennell. Waller-Bridge stated she’d prefer to proceed having a brand new feminine author each season and Season Three appears to be like to proceed that development. 

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Sandra Oh | Gareth Gatrell/BBCAmerica

Suzanne Heathcote is the lead author and govt producer for Season Three of Killing Eve. Heathcote hails from Fear the Walking Dead and the Apple TV+ unique See.

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