The Great Season 3: Potential release date, cast, plot and other details

The Great is a black comedy-drama television show with historical overtones that is largely based on Catherine the Great’s ascent to power as Empress of All Russia. On May 15, 2020, Hulu made available all ten of the first season’s episodes. Nicholas Hoult plays Emperor Peter III in the show, while Elle Fanning plays Empress Catherine II. Australian playwright and screenwriter Tony McNamara wrote much of the script for The Great, which is based on his 2008 play of the same name. Hulu referred to the series as “anti-historical” since it does not strive for historical truth.

Are you looking for more details about this upcoming season? Then you are at the right place, Following is everything to know about The Great Season 3.


The Great Season 3: Is it renewed?

The show received a third season renewal in January 2022, and it will debut on May 12, 2023.

The Great Season 3: Cast

As of now, we do not have the exact information regarding the official cast list of the upcoming season. Moreover, we think it is safe to speculate that most of the main characters and series regulars of the show are likely to return for another season. Considering the same, check out the potential cast of the season below:

  • Elle Fanning as Catherine the Great
  • Nicholas Hoult as Peter III of Russia
  • Hoult also plays Yemelyan Pugachev
  • Phoebe Fox as Marial
  • Sacha Dhawan as “Orlo”, Grigory Orlov
  • Charity Wakefield as Georgina Dymova
  • Gwilym Lee as Grigor Dymov
  • Adam Godley as Archbishop “Archie”
  • Douglas Hodge as General Velementov
  • Belinda Bromilow as Elizabeth
  • Bayo Gbadamosi as Arkady
  • Sebastian de Souza as Leo Voronsky
  • Florence Keith-Roach as Tatyana
  • Danusia Samal as Lady Antonia Svenska

The Great Season 3: Plot

Currently, the plotline of the upcoming season of The Great is still kept under the wraps. However, in the recently dropped trailer we witnessed Peter and Catherine are working on their marriage and have started marital therapy with the intention of learning to trust one another. Despite their past, it appears that the two are committed to giving it their all this time, employing a variety of techniques that could or might not be historically accurate. Nonetheless, the video suggests they are starting to come to an understanding as Catherine starts to truly consult Peter before making decisions. Based on his friends’ replies, Peter’s confidence in a successful marriage appears to be waning in the meanwhile.

The Great Season 3: Release Date

On May 12, 2023, the third season will debut, with all 10 episodes available on Hulu.

The Great Season 3: Official Trailer

Check out the official trailer of The Great Season 3 below: