“Virgin River “(“A place to dream” in Latin America) has been one of the most successful series in recent months on Netflix and that is why its renewal for a third season has come as no surprise, which will resume the complicated love story between Mel and Jack.
Alexandra Breckenridge and Martin Henderson will return as protagonists of this series that is based on the novels of the same name by Robyn Carr. TVLine indicated that the new installment will also consist of 10 episodes.
In its first season, ” Virgin River ” featured nurse Mel Monroe when she moved to Virgin River after her husband died. Mel was looking for a quiet place but quickly discovers that life in this city was not what she expected, since meeting the grumpy doctor Doc Mullins (Tim Matheson), the nosy Mayor Hope (Annette O’Toole) and the owner of a restaurant. a local bar named Jack (Martin Henderson), a man who will make her believe in love again.
The second season of the program concluded with a trio of turns that changed the game in town: few after hours to make public their commitment, Doc informed Hope received bad news from his doctor, plans Preacher to become chef San Francisco was diverted by the surprise return of Christopher, Paige’s son, and Jack was shot and wounded in his bar by an unknown person. Mel found him bleeding out and tried to save him. That was the last scene.
For the third season it was announced that two new characters are joining: actress Zibby Allen will play Jack’s sister, Brie, described as a “smart, aggressive and daring” lawyer who turns out to be “a lot of fun.”
Stacey Farber will also appear on “Virgin River” season 3 as Lilly’s daughter, Tara Anderson. She will be in charge of helping her mother raise Chloe while her three siblings live far from home.
When will “Virgin River” season 3 premiere?
On December 18, Netflix announced that “Virgin River” will have a third season of 10 episodes on the streaming platform. The news was confirmed with a video posted on the official Netflix Queue Twitter, where Alexandra Breckenridge and Martin Henderson were happy.
“Hello everyone. We just wanted to say a huge thank you, from the bottom of our hearts, for making Virgin River Season 2 so successful. And for that reason. “said Martin Henderson. “The third season has been picked up by Netflix!” Added Alexandra.
At the moment Netflix has not announced a possible release date, but it is expected to reach the platform by the end of 2021.