Following the release of The Umbrella Academy season 3, its fourth and final season was officially confirmed by Netflix on August 25. Season 3 was an immense success; featuring for five weeks in the Netflix top 10s and garnering 301.85 million hours between June 19th and July 24th, 2022.
According to What’s on Netflix, “Elliot Page, Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, Justin H. Min, Ritu Arya, and Colm Feore are confirmed to return for the fourth season.”
Additionally, during the Netflix TUDUM event, a blooper reel was released of The Umbrella Academy. Take a look at it below:
Has the production of The Umbrella Academy season 4 begun?
According to ProductionWeekly, The Umbrella Academy season, 4 is scheduled to begin filming in February 2023 under the codename Kodiak. What’s on Netflix also reports that season 4 will be filming in Toronto, Ontario and Canada where all the prior seasons were filmed.
In a conversation with The Wrap in July, Steve Blackman, the series creator, mentioned that he is well-versed in what he wants to do for The Umbrella Academy season 4. This means that the season is already underway, and it will soon begin with the filming process.
Steve Blackman is currently also working on Horizon Zero Dawn by serving as the executive producer, and a new series, Orbital, which is a thriller based on the International Space Station.
When will The Umbrella Academy be released on Netflix?
Given that the filming process on The Umbrella Academy would begin in February 2023, the show wouldn’t hit the Netflix library before 2024, considering how post-production-heavy it is.
What can we expect to happen in The Umbrella Academy season 4?
The season 3 finale left the viewers in a daze. In the struggle to save the world, the Umbrellas and some of the Sparrows were rendered to live in an alternate world. In this world, they are stripped of their powers, and to exacerbate the situation, Sloan is missing. Is there another apocalypse waiting for our favorite characters in the future? Is Allison alive or dead? All these questions can only be answered in The Umbrella Academy season 4.
For those who don’t know, the official synopsis of the show, according to Netflix, reads:
“Reunited by their father’s death, estranged siblings with extraordinary powers uncover shocking family secrets — and a looming threat to humanity.”
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