Party it up, Pogs! outer Banks is back for a third season. The first Season 3 teaser was released on September 24 during Netflix’s TUDUM event. In honor of the new year, Netflix has announced the release date for Season 3 and all new photos of our favorite Pogues have been revealed.

became a netflix series The 2020 show after its grand opening on April 15, 2020. The quarantine hit proved that it wasn’t just a one-hit wonder when the show returns for season 2 in July 2021. From videos celebrating artists to release date news, HollywoodLife have all the latest updates about outer Banks Season 3. Buckle up, it’s going to be quite a ride, especially after the game-changing twist that John B’s dad is still alive!

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Key art for ‘Outer Banks’ season 3 (Netflix)

outer Banks season 3 release date

outer Banks Season 3 will release on February 23, 2023. All 10 episodes will be available to watch on Netflix at launch.

show so far

outer Banks Takes place in, you guessed it, the Outer Banks of North Carolina. The show follows John B. and his group of friends, aka the Pogues, who end up on the treasure hunt of their lives when they go in search of John B.’s missing father. The Pogues find $400 million worth of gold. Along the way, John B. falls in love with Sarah Cameron, the daughter of the very wealthy and very powerful Ward Cameron.

Season 1 ended with the Pogues, Ward, Rafe, Topper and more wondering, John B. and Sarah killed in a tropical storm. John B. was on the run after being framed for the murder of Sheriff Peterkin. The one who killed Peterkin was Rafe, and Ward helped cover up his son’s crime. John B. and Sarah’s boat crashes in a storm, but they survive and are put on a boat bound for the Bahamas.

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The Pogues in ‘Outer Banks’ Season 3. (Netflix)

Season 2 found that John B. and Sarah were still on the run when they arrived in the Bahamas. Sarah nearly lost her life after being shot by Rafe. John B. and Sarah are eventually reunited with the other Pogues, and the search for gold continues. Pope actually plays a major role in the second season as he learns that he is related to Denmark Taney, the only survivor of the Royal Merchant shipwreck. The Pogues met Charleston socialite Carla Limbre, who was dead-set on getting her hands on the Cross of the Healing Shroud of Santo Domingo, on The Royal Merchant.

When it seemed that Ward and Rafe would finally have to pay for their crimes, Ward blew himself up on his boat. Well, it appears he did. Ward actually faked his own death. Pogues ended up on the boat that took Ward and his family out of the country. John B. had a heated confrontation with Ward in which Ward was seriously injured.

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Rafe and Ward in “Outer Banks” Season 3 (Netflix)

The Pogues, along with Cleo, left behind the Cross of Santo Domingo with Rafe and escaped on a lifeboat. They end up on a nearby uninhabited island they declare “Poguelandia”. The final moments of season 2 showed Carla Limbre in Barbados meeting none other than John B’s dad!

Aside from news of the treasure discovery, Pope and Kira came together in Season 1 and parted ways in Season 2. In the Season 2 finale, JJ falls overboard during a fight, and Kira jumps in to save him. After this near-death experience, things really started to change for Kiara and JJ. They even talked about going on a surf trip together.

In the first season, JJ decides to help his father one last time, even though his father didn’t deserve it. He helped his father out of town before he was sent back to prison.

John B. and Sarah were married in the Bahamas, but their relationship took a turn after Ward’s apparent death. While Sarah is devastated by the explosion, John appears pleased to see B. Ward die. Thankfully, the two reconcile by the end of the season.

outer Banks season 3

netflix confirmed outer Banks Will return for Season 3 on December 7, 2021. The cast came together for an epic announcement video when the third season was officially revealed.

The second season of the show launched on July 30, 2021 and quickly shot to the top of Netflix’s most viewed rankings. With 1,160 million views from August 9 to August 15, the teen drama was the most watched show on Nielsen’s list. indiewire,

Filming began in February 2022 and was completed in September 2022. The cast filmed the season in Barbados and the Charleston, South Carolina, area.

Netflix posted a photo of the cast when production begins in February 2022. OBX3 is now in production,” the caption read.

outer Banks season 3 cast

outer Banks The main Pogs in Season 3 will be: chase stokes as John B. Madeline Cline as Sarah, Madison Bailey as Kiara Jonathan Davis as Pope, and Rudy Panko as JJ. Cleo, played by The Latest Pogue carlasia grantHas been upped to a series regular for season 3.

Rafe was still causing trouble at the end of Season 2, and the breakout star drew starkey has also returned as a series regular. Charles Aston and Austin North, aka Ward and Topper, will also return as series regulars.

Season 2 ended with a major cliffhanger: Big John is alive. Charles Halford And Elizabeth Mitchell’s Carla Limbre has unfinished business and the third season will give her plenty of time to take care of it all. The official Season 3 announcement did not specify whether Halford and Mitchell would return.

season 3 theory

There are a lot of theories that fans have come up with that may be explored in Season 3. One of the most popular theories coming out of Season 2 is that the healer Shroud Carla Limbre is looking for is hiding in plain sight. According to one Reddit theory, the shroud is actually the bandana that John B wears around his neck.

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John B. and Sarah in ‘Outer Banks’ Season 3. (Netflix)

“Remember when John B got bitten by an alligator and tied his necktie around his leg. I have a feeling that the necktie was part of the shroud because if the legend is true, his leg actually healed because after a while he was able to run, walk and even jump over walls I went.

Another leading theory is a possible family connection to one of the cast members, Carla Limbre. TikTok user zbennettt posted a theory that Carla is actually John B’s mother. However, the proof isn’t really there. But Carla may have been a relative of John B. and possibly his aunt. as HollywoodLife Wrote back in August, John B’s mother could be Carla’s sister.

It’s not a theory, but more attention fans have made watching (and re-watching) the series. Some fans, especially on TikTok, have noticed palpable chemistry between Kiara and Rafe. JJ had a hilarious response in Season 1 when Rafe said, “Tell Kiara she looks hot enough for a pog.” There was also that moment during a screening of the film in the first season. Could something have happened between them in the past? Only time will tell!

What will season 3 be about?

The official synopsis for season 3 reads: “After losing gold and fleeing the Outer Banks, in season 3 the Pogues are washed ashore on a desert island that for a brief moment seems like an idyllic home. Official Formally deemed ‘Poguelandia’, the island’s newest residents spend their days fishing, swimming and living the carefree lifestyle of their temporary abode. But things quickly turn sour for John B, Sarah, Kiara, Pops, JJ and Cleo. They head south when they find themselves once again caught up in a treasure hunt that is really running for their lives. Broke and far from home, they can’t trust anyone. Can’t, Ward and Rafe are hungry for revenge, and there’s a ruthless Caribbean don who will stop at nothing to find the bounty. Was the treasure ever within their reach? Or will it all be a ruse to stop them forever? Was the trap? Either way, it’s the Pogues against the world – and together is the only way out.

JJ and Kiara in ‘Outer Banks’ Season 3. (Netflix)

Producer/Executive Producer jonas pate, josh pateAnd Shannon Burke revealed that “the stakes are rising. The Pogues realize that their adventures in the first two seasons were merely playing the granddaddy of all treasure hunts.

The trio continued, “The cast have been great friends in real life since the beginning, and it’s been great to see those connections deepen over the years we’ve worked together on the show. They really are the Pogues for life.” Huh.

outer Banks The EP has already laid the groundwork for future seasons, and there are ample plotlines to explore. jonas told tvline that in July 2021 outer Banks The EPs did not yet have a “master plan” for Season 3. Josh also explained what the return of Big John means for the show.

Josh said, “The treasure-hunt aspect of the show is something that we see as important and an integral part of the show.” “And by bringing him back, we realized that maybe there was a way [combine] These different treasures that they are going into a larger mythology. He added, “We thought the return of Big John would be a way that we could dig into some of that.”

Season 3 will be JJ and Kiara’s season for all the Jiara shippers in the market. “Teen romance and teen soaps are a big part of the show,” Josh explained. Entertainment Weekly, “We wanted to explore the Ki-Pop relationship but obviously, we know how fans feel about JJ and Ki. We wanted to tease it for a third season. We didn’t want to do it right away, but We definitely wanted to do it just because it took us by surprise, like the audience’s reaction to JJ and Kiara and rooting for that romance. So we immediately went for it because it was such an interesting thing to explore. Sounds like an idea but we left it for season 3.

chase stokes told HollywoodLife Specifically that Season 3 in April 2022 will be “an even wilder ride” than the previous 2 seasons. “These characters have been put through crazy situations over the last 20 episodes, so I can tell this is going to continue that trend. Lots of context, lots of growth for all these kids. They kind of are forced, especially where it was left stranded on a deserted island. It’s going to be a fun one, that’s for sure!”

With Big John in the picture, that could provide some major father-son drama in Season 3. ,it was His The choice to go out and leave your son, and what does that look like? What does it look like when a child comes face to face with a parent who has given up and decided to put him in these circumstances and has no idea what has happened in the meantime? Chase told tvline,

carlasia grant revealed to HollywoodLife Many of the questions fans have will be “explained” in Season 3. It’s really bringing everything together,” she said.

Elizabeth Mitchell Would love to see Carla Limbre return for season 3. “I would love to do it again. I mean, there’s something fun about joining an established show where everyone has already made it amazing because it means you get to come in and play. I would love to join them anytime. HollywoodLife,

He also weighed in on those Shroud theories. “Wouldn’t that be totally amazing? It makes sense. I have to say that the Pogies are extremely gifted in the way they walk through life. They might as well be walking around with the Shroud,” Elizabeth said in our interview.

The showrunners definitely want to dive into more romance in Season 3 like the first season. Josh said, “That was one thing we really liked about Season 1, which is less of an element of Season 2 that we really want to get back.” ew, “That was the plan, the architecture of the characters towards opening up some romance in Season 3.” Shannon said, “In general, we were basically thrown out of a canon in Season 2. And we want a little more room in Season 3 as a general principle, kind of like our teen drama and teen romance.” “

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