FBI: International Season 3: When will the series return on CBS?

FBI: International Season 3: When will the series return on CBS?
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Get ready for another thrilling ride with FBI: International! Continue reading to find out more about the
potential release date. 

The premiere of the second season’s finale episode, “Fencing the Mona Lisa,” which ended on a potential cliffhanger made one thing clear this popular crime television series will be back to explore the high-pressure experiences and fellow members of the FBI’s international “Fly Team”, elite Special Agents headquartered in Budapest. As a result, we’ve compiled a quick rundown of everything you need to know about the official release date, plot, and cast, among others, before the premiere on the CBS network.   

Continue reading to find out all the details about FBI: International Season 3. 

FBI: International Season 3: When will the series return on CBS?

FBI: International Season 3: When is it speculated to release?

The exact release date has yet to be acknowledged as the second season ended recently, but on the bright side, the network has acknowledged that the release window of FBI: International Season 3 is confirmed to be for the 2023–24 broadcast season. In order to maintain consistency, a similar gap has been noticed, and the season will likely premiere in the fall of 2023. 

The release window is speculated to be sometime around September 2023, and it is expected to air every Tuesday night on CBS. In addition to this, the premiere of the episodes on the streaming platform is assumed to begin at the same time slot of 9/8c, just like other original series. Of course! We would like to highlight that this is just speculation! 

As, the ongoing writer’s strike can also lead to a delay in the roll-out of the next season, making it return sometime in 2024 if the situation isn’t resolved soon. So, this is just our best guess that the next season might follow the same pattern and be released in a similar time frame. Hence, we suggest that the viewers be patient and keep a close eye on social media to get all the details. 

FBI: International Season 3: When will the series return on CBS?

FBI: International Season 3: What can we expect to see in the new season?

The show’s creators have remained tight-lipped about any potential plotlines, but they will include beloved characters returning along with some new characters seeing the rapidly expanding field of the second spin-off from Dick Wolf’s drama FBI and the third series in the FBI franchise. Fans are still hopeful that the new season will live up to their expectations and provide plenty of drama and excitement. As it is expected to capture the basic premise which follows: 

“The FBIs are one of the most successful brands in the entire TV landscape and a powerful cornerstone of our number one lineup,” said Kelly Kahl, President of CBS Entertainment. “They’ve attracted a dedicated, loyal fan base, thanks to the extraordinary vision of executive producer Dick Wolf and the talents of all three outstanding casts and creative teams. I know we and our viewers look forward to two additional seasons of engaging, heroic stories.”

FBI: International Season 3: When will the series return on CBS?

From Emmy Award-winning executive producer Dick Wolf, “FBI: International,” follows the elite operatives of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s International Fly Team. Headquartered in Budapest, they travel the world with the mission of tracking and neutralizing threats against American citizens wherever they may be. Not allowed to carry guns, the Fly Team members rely on intelligence, quick thinking, and pure brawn as they put their lives on the line to protect the U.S. and its people.

“Everybody who works on these three shows is over the moon about the multi-year pickups,” added Dick Wolf, executive producer, and FBI brand creator. “We are all incredibly grateful to CBS and our partners at Universal Television and CBS Studios. And I personally would like to thank the incredible casts, talented writers, and dedicated producers, not to mention three crews who never missed airdate despite the difficulties of producing full seasons during the COVID-19 pandemic.”

Moreover, the next season is also expected to pick up the plot right from the second season’s finale which was directed by Michael Katleman and written by Matt Olmstead & Edgar Castillo. In the episode, the viewers got to see that when a Russian missile is stolen and put on the black market in Budapest, the team must secure the weapon before a mysterious American arms broker delivers it into the wrong hands.

Take a look at the official promo for the final episode to get some insight into how the season ends. 

FBI: International 2x22 Promo "Fencing the Mona Lisa" (HD) Season Finale

FBI: International Season 3 Cast and Crew

The main cast members who are expected to reprise their roles in the new season are as follows: Luke Kleintank as Supervisory Special Agent Scott Forrester, Heida Reed as Special Agent Jamie Kellett, Carter Redwood as Special Agent Andre Raines, Vinessa Vidotto as Special Agent Cameron Vo, Green as Schutzhund Tank, and Eva-Jane Willis as Europol Agent Megan “Smitty” Garretson. 

Additionally, the series is produced by Wolf Entertainment and Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, in association with CBS Studios.

FBI: International Season 3: When will the series return on CBS?

FBI: International Season 3 Episodes and Streaming Options

The next season is expected to have about 21-22 episodes with a runtime of 43 to 53 minutes, which are expected to air on a weekly basis. It is intended to follow the same count to maintain the story’s flow. We’d also like to point out that the titles and synopsis have not been released as these details will be revealed once the release date draws closer to avoid any leaking of the plotlines.

When available, the episodes will air on CBS and later on Paramount Plus, just like the prior seasons. 

The viewers can also catch up with all the seasons on FuboTV. Moreover, all seasons of FBI are also available for renting or purchasing on Amazon Instant Video and Vudu, with a vast number of membership plans. The series is also available to watch exclusively on CBS’s official website for free, where the episodes are published after they air on the TV channel, based on the user’s location. 

Catch up on the previous episodes while you wait for more FBI: International Season 3 updates.