Apple TV+ unveiled a teaser for season 3 of Emmy Award-winning drama series The Morning Show Thursday, and things are starting to look pretty desperate for the show within a show. Billy Crudup’s executive producer character says “it’s time to smash and shatter” and “let’s burn it all down.”
But he’s a pretty shifty character. He might just be playing along with Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon’s characters’ threat to expose the network’s horrible secrets.
The Morning Show season 3 teaser promises more talk-show drama
Starring and executive produced by Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston, the drama series returns Wednesday, September 13 with two episodes on Apple TV+. A new episode follows each Wednesday through November 8. It’s a 10-episode season.
And this season adds new guest stars Jon Hamm and Nicole Beharie, as well as returning guest star Julianna Margulies.
Here’s the streaming service’s description of season 3:
In The Morning Show season three, the future of the network is thrown into question and loyalties are pushed to the brink when a tech titan takes an interest in UBA. Unexpected alliances form, private truths are weaponized, and everyone is forced to confront their core values both in and out of the newsroom. Along with Witherspoon and Aniston, the star-studded season three ensemble cast is led by Billy Crudup, Mark Duplass, Nestor Carbonell, Karen Pittman, Greta Lee, Jon Hamm, Nicole Beharie and Julianna Margulies.
Watch the trailer
A season 4 is on the way, too
A fourth season of the Emmy, SAG and Critics Choice Award-winning drama has already been green-lighted. The show is directed and executive produced by Mimi Leder. Charlotte Stoudt serves as showrunner and executive producer.
Studio Media Res produces the show. Executive producers are Michael Ellenberg through Media Res, along with Aniston and Kristin Hahn through Echo Films, and.Witherspoon and Lauren Neustadter through Hello Sunshine. Leder serves as executive producer and director.
You can catch up with the first two season on Apple TV+. Season 2 received Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Reese Witherspoon; Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, Billy Crudup, who also won the award for season one; and Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series, Marcia Gay Harden. Check out our critic’s summation of the season.
Season 1 also took home awards:
In its first season, Crudup’s performance as Cory Ellison earned an Emmy win in the Supporting Actor in a Drama Series category, in addition to a Critics Choice Award. Aniston’s powerful performance as Alex Levy earned a SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series. Leder earned an Outstanding Directing For a Drama Series nomination for helming the season one finale. The series also received nominations from the Television Critics Association for Outstanding New Program and a TV Choice Award for Best New Drama.
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