Mayans M.C. Season 3: Filming for the third season of Mayans M.C. started last month. From release date to cast, here is everything you need to know.
- After the success of the second season, FX renewed Mayans M.C. for season 3 in Nov 2019.
- Production resumed in mid-October 2020 after a halt of around seven months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mayans M.C. is a Mexican American crime drama television series. The creators of this series are Kurt Sutter and Elgin James. The first season comprising of 10 episodes premiered on FX on September 4, 2018. With a lot of positive reviews coming, increasing popularity, FX renewed the series for a second season which premiered on September 3, 2019.
As Mayans M.C. become very popular with the audience, FX renewed it for a third season in November 2019. Ever since its renewal, fans are eagerly waiting for the third installment of the show. So here’s everything we know about the release date and other details of Mayans M.C. season 3!
Mayans Season 3: Expected Plot
For season 3, Elgin James has taken the leading role of creator after Sutter was let go from FX. He is also the executive producer for the coming season. Talking about the plot, Mayans M.C. is a spin-off to the ‘Sons of Anarchy’.
Set in the fictional town of Santo Padre on the California/Mexico border, the series follows the Mayans motorcycle club that was introduced in Sons of Anarchy. The story follows E.Z. (JD Pardo) who’s is now out of jail and looking to familiarizes himself with the club. His aim is to bring down Miguel Galindo and the Galindo drug cartel, who are responsible for ravaging his family’s life.
The first two seasons focused on the struggles of Ezekiel “EZ” Reyes, a recruit in the charter of the Mayans M.C. EZ is the gifted son of a proud Mexican family, whose American dream was blown up by cartel violence. We saw Reyes’s struggle as he finds the murder of his own mother. In the third season, we will Reyes’s vengeance drives him toward a life he never intended and can never escape.
In Season 1, we saw E.Z. who hails from a Mexican family struggle as his American dreams are blown out by cartel violence. He came as a prospect in the Mayans MC and his need for revenge moved him towards a life he never expected. With an ongoing war between Mayans and Vatos Malditos, gang politics will definitely be a part of the season 3 plotline.
Mayans M.C. Season 3 Cast: Who will return?
Fans can expect all the leading cast members to return for season 3. J.D. Pardo as EZ, Clayton Cardenas as Angel, Sarah Bolger as Emily, Michael Irby as Bishop, Carla Baratta as Adelita, Danny Pino as Miguel Galindo, Edward James Olmos as Felipe Reyes, Raoul Trujillo as Taza, Richard Cabral as Johnny Cruz, Emilio Rivera as Marcus Alvarez, and Ray McKinnon as Lincoln Potter should return in their respective roles.
Ada Maris as Dita and Antonio Jaramillo as Riz might not be returning as their characters died in the second season. Additionally, there could be some more changes in new players coming up as well. However, there is no official confirmation from the creators yet.
Mayans Season 3: Release Date
With all the excitement created by the show from both the previous seasons, fans are now waiting eagerly for the next season. Earlier the third season was expected to premiere in September 2020. However, due to the ongoing pandemic, the production was put on hold in March 2020.
However, there is good news for fans. Filming for season 3 started again last month (mid-Oct 2020)while adhering to the necessary health and safety precautions. As per the reports coming, the production is going in full swing. If all goes well, fans can expect Mayans M.C. season 3 to premiere before mid-2021.
If you are looking for an entertaining crime thriller show, we recommend you to watch Mayans M.C. You can stream the first two seasons on Hulu. Viewers in India can stream the show on Disney+ Hotstar.