The fascinating period drama television series ‘Sanditon’ is based on the eponymous Jane Austen novel and was adapted for television by Andrew Davies. Charlotte Heywood arrives at the coastal resort community of Sanditon.
There, to experience the wave of modernism that has swept over society, she finds up experiencing love, sorrow, and friendship while becoming familiar with the dark secrets the locals conceal.
The historical drama premiered in the United Kingdom on ITV on August 25, 2019. Subsequently, it debuted on PBS on January 12, 2020, in the United States.
Throughout its first two seasons, the series has amassed a significant fan base due to its intricate, twisty plot and the nuanced acting of its cast members.
Especially following the enthralling conclusion of the second season, people are eager to learn when they can watch the exploits of their favorite characters for the third time. Now, if you like to know the same, here is all we know about the third season of ‘Sanditon’!
Sanditon Season 3 Release Date
Season 2 of ‘Sanditon’ premiered on PBS on March 20, 2022. The second season was completed on April 24, 2022, after six episodes averaging around 52 minutes each aired.
Here is what we know about the series’ third installment. Fans may celebrate as the show’s renewal for a third season in May 2021 has been revealed. Although no official date has been set, it will likely be released shortly.
#SanditonPBS will return w/ seasons 2 & 3 and continue Charlotte’s journey through life & love. While Sidney Parker will not return, rest assured that an abundance of romance & adventure lies ahead for the Sanditon heroine. We can’t wait for you to see what we have in store… 💕 pic.twitter.com/8ioma0RbwF
— MASTERPIECE | PBS (@masterpiecepbs) May 7, 2021
Furthermore, since the Covid-19 limits on film and television production have been partially relaxed, the production procedure for the show’s third season may be a bit quicker. If all goes as planned, the third season of “Sanditon” is expected to premiere in the fourth quarter of 2023.
Sanditon Season 3 Cast
The anticipated cast of Sanditon season 3 is as follows:
- Rose Williams being Charlotte Heywood
- Crystal Clarke in the role of Georgiana Lambe
- Mark Stanley will act as Lord Babington
- Jack Fox being Sir Edward Denham
- Kate Ashfield will act as Mary Parker
- Anne Reid will act as Lady Denham
- Turlough Convery will perform as Arthur Parker
- Lily Sacofsky being Clara Brereton
- Charlotte Spencer will act as Esther
- Kris Marshall in the role of Tom Parker
- Matthew Needham being Mr. Crowe
- Alexandra Roach in the role of Diana Parker
- Leo Suter in the role of James Stringer
Sanditon Season 3 Plot
Charlotte and her sister Alison come to Sanditon in the second season after learning of Sidney’s demise in Antigua. She concentrates on her new position as governess to Alexander Colbourne’s widowed daughter Leonora and niece Augusta.
Despite her determination to avoid males, she draws the notice of her boss and Colonel Lennox, who comes to camps in Sanditon with his soldiers.
Meanwhile, Georgiana and Charles Lockhart, an artist who has arrived in town in quest of a muse, ignite. Alison is attracted to the gorgeous Captain Carter, unaware he is not who he seems to be. On the other side, his superior, Captain Fraser, discreetly aids him in pursuing her adoration.
Edward Denham comes to town as a soldier and appears to have changed in front of his aunt and Esther, who has reproductive issues. The situation becomes more complex when Clara arrives pregnant.
Therefore, Edward and Clara plot evilly to acquire Lady Denham’s estate by showing that Esther is mad. Clara has a change of heart and reveals Edward’s vileness to everyone after Esther assists her with childbirth and the care of her newborn boy.
Charlotte finds out how Colonel Lennox harmed Alexander in the past and decides to remain with him as the season concludes. However, out of fear of hurting her, he rejects her, breaking her heart.
Alison rejects Captain Carter because of his falsehoods, and she understands she loves Captain Fraser. In addition, Georgiana is surprised to learn that Charles is the man who sued her for her fortune and that her mother is still alive.
Finally, Tom outsmarts Colonel Lennox, and the army evacuates Sanditon. Two months later, Charlotte announces her engagement to Ralph while Alexander departs for London.
Season 3 will likely build upon the startling conclusion of the second season. Charlotte and Alexander may find their way back to one other despite Charlotte’s engagement with another guy.
It might also examine Esther’s new obligations as George’s guardian and the Parker family’s efforts to assist Georgiana in locating her mother.
Edward may once again plot to seize his aunt’s fortune, so it will be intriguing to see how she counters him. In addition, when the series returns, anticipate seeing many more intriguing plot arcs.
Sanditon Season 3 Trailer
There is currently no full trailer for the third season of Sanditon, but you can see a short teaser video here: