The superhero series ‘Titans’ is back for its third season. Release schedule, cast, plot, trailer and everything you need to know about the third season.
- The superhero TV series ‘Titans’ is based on the DC Comics team Teen Titans.
- The third season of Titans comprising 13 episodes, premiered on HBO Max on Aug 12, 2021.
American superhero TV series Titans is back for its third season, and this time it has a new home in the United States. Originally developed for the US-only DC Universe app, season three of the popular superhero series made its debut on HBO Max on Aug 12, 2021.
Based on the DC Comics team Teen Titans, the show follows a group of young heroes join forces and work together to fight evil and other dangers. The Titans fight against crime in various locations, including Detroit and San Francisco.
Now we know the third season has already premiered, what is the release schedule? Who are the cast members and what can we expect? Season 2 ended with plenty of questions left to be answered. Here’s everything you need to know about Titans season 3.
Titans Season 3 release schedule and episode count
The previous seasons premiered in October 2018 and September 2019, with a third season planned to release by Fall 2020. However, Covid-19 had some other plans, as it delayed the filming, pushing the premiere indefinitely.
The filming for season three commenced on October 13, 2020, and concluded on June 10, 2021. Titans season 3 premiered on HBO Max on Aug 12, 2021. The first three episodes were dropped on the premiere date. Season 3 has a total of 13 episodes. A new episode will land every Thursday with the finale set for Oct 21, 2021 release. Here’s a look at the Titans Season 3 release schedule:
|Episode 1: Barbara Gordon||Thursday, Aug 12|
|Episode 2: Red Hood||Thursday, Aug 12|
|Episode 3: Hank & Dove||Thursday, Aug 12|
|Episode 4: Blackfire||Thursday, Aug 19|
|Episode 5: Lazarus||Thursday, Aug 26|
|Episode 6: Lady Vic||Thursday, Sep 2|
|Episode 7: 51 Percent||Thursday, Sep 9|
|Episode 8: Home||Thursday, Sep 16|
|Episode 9: Souls||Thursday, Sep 23|
|Episode 10: Troubled Water||Thursday, Sep 30|
|Episode 11: The Call Is Coming From Inside The House||Thursday, Oct 7|
|Episode 12: Prodigal||Thursday, Oct 14|
|Episode 13: Purple Rain||Thursday, Oct 21|
Who will return for the third season? Will there be new members in the cast?
Most of the season two cast members are expected to return for the third season. Here is a confirmed list of cast members all set to return for the upcoming season:
- Brenton Thwaites as Nightwing
- Anna Diop as Kory
- Teagan Croft as Rachel
- Conor Leslie as Donna Troy
- Chelsea Zhang as Rose aka Ravager
- Curran Walters as Jason Todd
- Ryan Potter as the shape-changing Gar
- Joshua Orpin as Conner aka Superboy
- Alan Ritchson as Hawk
- Minka Kelly as Dove
- Damaris Lewis as Blackfire
- Cole King
Iain Glen, who played Bruce Wayne in season 2 will also return for the upcoming season. We will see a lot of fan-favourite characters from the world of Batman.
Vincent Kartheiser will play the DC villain Scarecrow. Actress Savannah Welch has been confirmed to play Barbara Gordon (Batgirl), while Jay Lycurgo has been cast as Tim Drake.
Titans Season 3: What to expect?
Collider spoke to director Alan Ritchson about the upcoming new season, and here’s what he had to say.
“It’s the best season yet, and I’m not using hyperbole. Show shows are very big, and this is one of those shows that’s very big. It’s a huge cast. It’s a huge property. There are a million different ways to tell the story and it sometimes takes a season or two to figure out who to focus on and what exactly is driving this thing. They’ve done a really good job. All of the seasons have been good, but there’s excellence to this because everybody has figured out what we wanna focus on and who we wanna tell the story through. It’s just a little more focused than it has been, and it’s working really well. It’s the best season yet, by far.”
According to stars Brenton Thwaites, Anna Diop, the show’s third season will be “Dark, mysterious, exciting and heartbreaking.”
— DC Titans on Max (@DCTitans) May 21, 2021
Titans Season 3 trailer
HBO Max released the third season trailer on its official YouTube channel on July 14, 2021. The description reads:
Titans follows young heroes from across the DC Universe as they come of age and find where they belong. In season three, circumstances draw our heroes to Gotham City, where they will reunite with old friends and face new threats.
You can watch and enjoy the mind-blowing trailer right here:
When will Titans season 3 be on Netflix internationally?
Titans is a popular superhero show not only in the United States but in other countries as well. As HBO Max is not available outside the United States, fans are waiting for the show’s premiere on Netflix.
Now the big question is when will Titans season 3 be on Netflix internationally. Well, that depends on when the season concludes on HBO Max. Previous seasons arrived on Netflix in January, but that’s when the series had a fall release schedule.
Considering the release pattern of the last two seasons, we’d expect Titans Season 3 to arrive on Netflix in Nov or Dec 2021. Netflix may also opt for a regular January release which has worked well for it.