Emmy Winning Comedy Series ‘Hacks’ Returns for Season Three; First Teaser Drop

The Emmy-winning comedy series, Hacks, is set to return with its third season, two years following the start of its second season. The award-winning series, which has so far bagged six Emmys, including two lead actress victories for Jean Smart, will continue its comedic journey on the streamer Max. The third season will premiere on May 2, with Max releasing two episodes each week until May 23. The season finale, marking the end of the nine-episode season, will air on May 30.

Plot for Season Three

The third season will commence a year after characters Deborah, played by Jean Smart, and Ava, enacted by Hannah Einbinder, separated at the conclusion of the previous season. Featuring Deborah basking in the glory of her successful stand-up special, and Ava scouting for new prospects in Los Angeles, the season promises to bring a fresh slate of compelling narratives.

Teaser Unveiled

Max has presented viewers with a glimpse of the upcoming season via a released teaser. From a coincidental encounter in an elevator to Ava shouldering Deborah’s golf bag on the field, the teaser hints at the duo being drawn back together.

Star-Studded Guest Appearances

The upcoming season of Hacks boasts of a stellar guest cast lineup, set to add to the excitement. Notable figures such as Helen Hunt, Christina Hendricks, Christopher Lloyd, comedian George Wallace, Tony Goldwyn, and Dan Bucatinsky are scheduled to make appearances. Featuring a regular cast—including co-creator Paul W. Downs, Megan Stalter, Carl Clemons-Hopkins, Kaitlin Olson, Christopher McDonald, Mark Indelicato, Rose Abdoo, and Lorenza Izzo—the upcoming season is gearing up to be an exciting addition to the series.

Creators and Producers

Hacks was created by Downs, Lucia Aniello, and Jen Statsky and they also act as the showrunners. They co-produce the Universal Television series with Mike Schur, David Miner of 3 Arts Entertainment, and Morgan Sackett.

Watch the Season Three Teaser Below

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Wrapping Up

Bearing the legacy of its Emmy-winning narrative, the third season of Hacks is set to deliver a stimulating blend of comedy and drama. Continuing the captivating storylines of Deborah and Ava, the series will also feature an exciting array of guest appearances. Eager fans can get a sneak peek into the series via the released teaser. Watch all the past and upcoming episodes of Hacks on HitPlay.

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