The release date for Younger season 3 — September 28, 2016
This article has the most up-to-date info on the status of Younger season 3 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you in the know. TV Land has scheduled the premiere date for a new season for September 28, 2016.
Series` plot, cast and production info
Younger is an American comedy / drama television series airing on TV Land. It originally premiered on March 31, 2015 and the second season debuted on January 13, 2016. Younger is based on an eponymous novel by Pamela Redmond Satran, created by Darren Star, produced by Darren Star Productions, Jax Media and TV Land Original Productions. Darren Star, Larry W. Jones, Keith Cox and Tony Hernandez serve as executive producers.
A 40-year old recently divorced mother of teenage Caitlin (Tessa Albertson), Liza Miller (Sutton Foster) has to find a way to financial independence after the gambling addiction of her ex-husband David (Paul Fitzgerald) leaves her struggling. She realizes that her age is an obstacle on the way to finding a job in publishing, and decides that lying about her age and claiming that she`s 26 years old is the best way out of this deadlock situation. Her adventures on and off her newfound job follow in a lightweight, watchable comedy.
Critical reception and renewal prospects
On January 6, 2016 the show was renewed for a third season, set to consist of 12 episodes. The fact that Younger was picked up for a third run even prior to the second season`s premiere makes apparent the confidence invested in it by the show`s creators. Critical reception and viewer response has mostly been positive from the outset, and the viewership averaged approximately 1 million per episode. The third season`s release date has not been set yet, so please stay tuned for further news from the network.
UPDATED June 15, 2016: On the day the production crew of Younger came back to the set to begin filming the third season of Younger, came the renewal announcement for a fourth season. The series has been a critics darling and a hit with the audience, delivering viewership ratings upwards of one million viewers per episode, so the renewal was not an unexpected one. Besides the early renewal, the third season release date has also been confirmed – it is set to premiere on September 28 at 10/9c on TV Land. Sign up for our automatic updates and receive a reminder of Younger season 3 premiere one day in advance.