While season 2 of thirteen reasons why got premiered on Netflix, the streaming service confirmed the release of season 3 of the same.
Netflix officially confirmed the release of season 3 with a short teaser trailer of someone trying to open a locker at liberty to grab a lunch bag. for now, it has been confirmed that the real school that stands for Liberty high in the show has been already booked for the shoot.
According to the sources, Sonoma West Times and News reported on April 2018, that the West Sonoma Country Union High School District Board has already permitted a third licensing deal with paramount pictures earlier in the month. The possible delay in season 2 was due to fire at Sonoma country, as a result of which Analy High School was used as a temporary emergency home last October.
According to Sonoma west times and news, the production crew might fill in the rooms of Analy High from mid-June to Mid-December. Paramount has signed off a check of $66,000 for 30 filming days during that time period, as reported by the paper.
Brian Yorkey, in his interview with the Hollywood reporter said ” I do think that our interest in a second season is because we wanted to continue to follow these people.” the showrunner further added saying ” if there is a future for the show, to me, its about these characters and not necessarily a new set of tapes. someone else might do that, but that’s not my job to do that.”
Yorker confirmed to entertainment weekly that there will be a shift from “a tremendous presence for Hannah.” he said, ” if a story does continue, and certainly, there is lots more to know a lot about these characters, then the spotlight focus on Hannah Baker is probably done.”
This news points out to Katherine Langford’s exit from the show, which she hinted in May on Instagram as well. she thanked her team and crew as she wrote “As most of you know, @13ReasonsWhy was my 1st ever job and I am so grateful to have had the opportunity to tell Hannah’s story so fully in season 1 and to be asked back for season 2… Thank You to @Netflix @Paramountpics @AnonContent, the incredible producers, creatives, cast and crew for making the last two years so special.”
But the great news is that season 3 officially started filming in August 2018. Netflix might release the show during the fall this year according to sources. in July Netflix announced that it might edit out the scenes from season 1 where Hannah takes her own life. considering that it can be implied that the new season will have less violent and disturbing content.