Only Murders in the Building, the last episode of season two, is set to air on August 23, 2022. Since then, fans of the TV series have been wondering if it would get an early renewal or not. The great news is that Hulu has greenlit the series for a third season. Overall reviews of the show have been excellent, making it easy for network executives to continue with another season.
As of September 3, 2021, the comedy series Only Murders in the Building set a record for the most-watched premiere in Hulu history. In addition, according to Rotten Tomatoes critic reviews, season one holds a 100% approval rating with an average 8/10 score. The website’s consensus reads: “Only Murders in the Buildings silly approach to true crime obsessives is at once hilarious and insightful due largely to its central charming trio.”
The first season of Only Murders in the Building received positive reviews, with a weighted average score of 76 on Metacritic based on 34 critic reviews. Rotten Tomatoes reported a 100% approval rating for the second season with an average rating of 8.1/10, based on 89 critic reviews. The website’s critics consensus states, “Only Murders in the Building gets a new lease on life with a knottier sophomore outing that retains the series’ core charm and wit.”
Metacritic assigned the second season a weighted average score of 79 out of 100, indicating generally favorable reviews.” The delay for the fans will not be long now that we have all the information! Take a look at this summary of everything you need to know about the release date, story, and cast to get a head start on the next episode and be prepared before it debuts on Hulu.
Will there be Only Murders In The Building Season 3?
The official Twitter handle confirmed the renewal of Only Murders In The Building on July 11, 2022,
Only Murders in the Building Season 3 Speculated Release Date
The series’ renewal was only announced a few weeks ago, so the prospective premiere date has yet to be acknowledged. Production is yet to begin, but if we have to predict the potential release date of Only Murders in the Building Season 3, it might happen sometime around mid-2023, just like seasons one and two.
The speculated release month is around June to August 2023, although this is only a guess based on the pattern of previous seasons. Hulu will release all the details once production for the series finishes as planned.
Only Murders in the Building Season 3 (Cast and Crew)
The following are the primary cast members of the series who will continue their roles, along with character descriptions:
Steve Martin as Charles-Haden Savage: Brazos was a popular 1990s detective drama TV series in which he played the title character. He resides at Arconia, a 14C manor house, with his wife and two children.
Martin Short as Oliver Putnam: A Broadway director with money troubles comes up with the idea for a podcast and becomes its director. He lives in Apartment 10D at the Arconia.
Selena Gomez as Mabel Mora: The woman renovating unit 12E at the Arconia for her aunt was friends with Tim Kono years before he was murdered.
The series was co-created and written by Steve Martin and John Hoffman (Grace & Frankie). Martin, Hoffman, Short, Gomez, and This Is Us creator Dan Fogelman executive produce the show. Jess Rosenthal is also an executive producer.
Only Murders In The Building Season 2: What to expect in the finale episode?
On August 23, 2022, Tuesday at midnight PT/3 a.m. ET’s second season of Only Murders In The Building premiered with episode 10. All the ten episodes from season 1 are available on Hulu and Disney+. It was directed by Jamie Babbit and written by John Hoffman, Matteo Borghese & Rob Turbovsky.
The duration of the episode is about 26–35 minutes. In the finale episode, viewers anticipate seeing Becky Butler recall her terrible existence in Oklahoma when she was sexually assaulted while serving as the mayor of Chikasha’s secretary.
Poppy White called herself after deciding to go into hiding and flee. Poppy murdered Bunny, not Cinda, as Mabel could establish from the DNA analysis of the murder weapon since Bunny’s final words were the “14 Sandwich,” which Poppy frequently ordered.
The group then planned a party where the murderer would be revealed, and Alice and Cinda were invited. However, Poppy/Becky eventually confesses to the murder with her lover Kreps. They are both taken into custody as Oliver is allowed to direct a play in a year. But on the opening night of that play, Ben Glenroy passes away while performing onstage.
Where to stream Only Murders in the Building?
With Disney+ and Hulu, you can watch Only Murders in the Building Season 2 and currently aired episodes of Season 1. You can choose any subscription plan that fits your streaming needs so you can watch new episodes based on where they air worldwide.