Syfy officially renewed Killjoys for season 3 to premiere in 2017

The release date for Killjoys season 3 — Pending

This article has the most up-to-date info on the status of Killjoys season 3 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you in the know. Syfy has officially renewed the series for another season expected to debut in 2017. To get notified of the exact premiere date – subscribe for updates below.

Basic info and storyline

Killjoys is a new sci-fi and adventure Canadian TV drama series that centers on a trio of interplanetary bounty hunters as they chase criminals throughout the Quad, a distant planetary system. Created by Michelle Loretta, best known for Lost Girl, the series is co-produced by Mendacity Pictures, Bell Media, Universal Cable Worldwide and Temple Street Productions. The first season of the show debuted in June 2015 on SyFy in the U.S. and Space channel in Canada, and the 10-episode second season premiered on July 1, 2016.

Dutch (Hannah John-Kamen), John (Aaron Ashmore) and Luke (D’avin Jaqobis) are three fun-loving and hard-living bounty hunters who have made a decision to remain neutral as they survive the multi-planetary class war that threatens to destroy their galaxy. The three must navigate a dangerous political quagmire of competing planets, as they try to save themselves and others from complete annihilation.

Current season, ratings and renewal chances

Killjoys critics reviews have been very mixed, however season one garnered a respectable average of 1.5 million viewers per episode. SyFy`s decision to renew the show for a second season was likely based on the solid performance metrics, along with the hope that next season the show will draw in even more viewers. However, the second season premiere was seen by 0.765 million viewers and garnered a 0.2 demo rating. Whether or not SyFy finds these numbers satisfying enough to commission yet another season s unclear, so please stay tuned, and we`ll notify you when relevant announcements are made.

Latest news

UPDATED September 2, 2016: On the eve of Killjoys season 2 finale SyFy has announced the renewal of the compelling Canadian science fiction adventure series for a third installment. The series delivered approximately 0.65 million viewers per episode this season, with a 0.2 demo rating, and while the viewership has notably declined since season 1, the rating in the 18-49 demographic remained steady. Please stay tuned for further details regarding the upcoming season of Killjoys.

Killjoys Season 3 Teaser Promo

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