There are several coming-of-age web series available on the internet but it isn’t every day that you come across a sports drama television series that’s fun and engaging at the same time. Homecoming came as a breakthrough in that niche.
The series is a spin-off of the popular American series, which premiered in 2022 on the CW. If you haven’t watched the show yet, Homecoming follows the life of Simone Hicks, a tennis hopeful from Beverly Hills, and famous baseball player Damon Sims. It follows their time at the HBCU Bringston University.
After two successful seasons, the audience is now curious to know more about the show’s upcoming season, which is Season 3. This article will explore more on that.
When is Homecoming Season 3 Releasing?
The CW announced the renewal of Homecoming Season 3 in June 2023. Since then, the viewers have been excitedly awaiting more news about the upcoming season.
There are rumors that Homecoming Season 3 was going to be released in October 2023 but due to the ongoing WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes, the release date has been postponed.
Since then, there have been no official release dates released related to the show’s upcoming season. There are chances that it will most likely be released in 2024. There is no official release date for the upcoming season yet.
What can we expect from Homecoming Season 3?
Homecoming Season 3 is expected to pick up where Season 2 left off. There’s no way of knowing exactly what the plot would be and how it would progress.
However, we will most likely witness Simone and Damone trying to juggle their athletic careers along with their personal lives. Since the storyline of this show delves into deeper topics, we can expect some new progress in the upcoming season as well.
The season is also expected to explore the aftermath of the shooting at Bringston University, as well as the challenges that Black students face at HBCUs.
The show’s creator, Nkechi Okoro Carroll during an interview with TVLine said that they expect the third season to showcase “growth and change” in the characters. This also hints at the possibility of the third season of the show being the last one, which has left the audience quite stressed.
Nkechi also hinted that the new season will focus on the characters understanding the importance of community and finding their people.
Who will return on Homecoming Season 3?
The following cast members are expected to return for Homecoming season 3:
- Geffri Maya as Simone Hicks
- Peyton Alex Smith as Damon Sims
- Kelly Jenrette as Amara Patterson
- Cory Hardrict as Marcus Turner
- Camille Hyde as Thea Mays
- Netta Walker as Keisha McCalla
- Sylvester Powell as JR Reynolds
- Michael Evans Behling as Jordan Baker
- Daniel Ezra as Spencer James
Homecoming Season 3 is expected to release next year in 2024, so if you have been awaiting more news related to the release, we hope that this answers all the questions that you have. The new season will introduce a thought-provoking plot, which will be exciting too.