After months of negotiations, AMC and Fox Television Studios have closed a deal to bring back previously cancelled The Killing to AMC for a third season. Negotiations with Netflix for a second window to the series are still ongoing. As part of the new deal with AMC, Veena Sud, who developed the adaptation of the Danish series and ran the first two seasons, returns as executive producer, writer and showrunner along with stars Mireille Enos (Sarah Linden) and Joel Kinnaman (Stephen Holder).Yay! Will Detective Linden make it onto an aeroplane in Season 3? TUNE IN TO FIND OUT!
After the show received backlash from viewers for stretching the resolution of the case from the first season into Season 2, the producers are committing that the new case in Season 3 will be resolved over the course of 12 episodes. Production on Season 3 begins February 25 in Vancouver.
Posted by Melissa McEwan at Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Good news for everyone who loves the stoic-faced antics of worst cop on the planet, Det. Sarah Linden, and her shady-notshady-shady?-notshady! partner, Det. Stephen Holder: