City on a Hill is an American crime drama television series. The series is created by Chuck MacLean and is adapted from a story by Ben Affleck and MacLean. The first season of the series aired on June 7, 2019, and on Showtime it premiered on June 16, 2019, and consisted of a total of ten episodes.
After the series got much appreciation and was loved by viewers, the second season premiered on March 28, 2021, with a total of 8 episodes.
Chuck MacLean, Tom Fontana, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Jennifer Todd, James Mangold, Barry Levinson, and Michael Cuesta have executively produced the series.
The series is set in early 1990s Boston; ADA Decourcy Ward forms an unlikely connection with a corrupt, honored FBI veteran named Jackie Rohr. They engage in a case that varies the entire criminal justice system of the city.
On June 2, 2021, the renewal of the series for its third season was announced and this was obvious given the love this series got from audiences with an IMDB rating of 7.6 out of 10. Here is what we know so far about City on a Hill Season 3.
City on a Hill Season 3 Release Date
There is no official announcement about the release date of City on a Hill Season 3 as of now. The renewal was confirmed last year in June, just after a month of the ending of the second season.
If the third season would follow the same release pattern, then we can expect the series to premiere by either the second or third quarter of this year. The third season of “City on a Hill” will also have a total of eight episodes like the second one with a running time of 55 to 58 each episode.
City on a Hill Season 3 Cast
We will see the below cast return to reprise their roles in the third season of “City on a Hill”
- Kevin Bacon will portray the character of FBI Agent John – Jackie – Rohr
- Aldis Hodge will play the character of Assistant District Attorney DeCourcy Ward
- Vincent Elbaz will portray the role of Officer Hugo Rhys
- Zoe Margaret Colletti and Lucia Ryan will portray the character of Benedetta – Benny – Rohr
- Mark Ryder will portray the character of Father Doyle
- Amanda Clayton will portray the character of Catherine – Cathy – Ryan
- Jere Shea will portray the character of Detective Henry – Hank – Signa
- Jonathan Tucker will portray the character of Francis – Frankie – Ryan
- Mark O’Brien will portray the character of James – Jimmy – Ryan
- Lauren E. Banks will portray the character of Siobhan Quay
- Rory Culkin will portray the character of Clay Roach
- Kevin Dunn will portray the character of District Attorney Nathan Rey
- Georgina Reilly will portray the character of Corie Struthers
- James Remar will portray the character of Richard – Richy – Ryan
- Gloria Reuben will portray the character of Eloise Hastings
- Sarah Shahi will portray the character of Rachel Benham
- Jimmy Cummings will portray the character of Tommy Hayes
- Kevin Chapman will portray the character of Detective J.R. – Dickie – Minogue
- Jill Hennessy will portray the character of Jennifer – Jenny – Rohr
- Cathy Moriarty will portray the character of Dottie Ryan
City on a Hill Season 3 Synopsis
Nothing has been revealed yet about the storyline of Season 3 of the series but we expect that the “City on a Hill Season 3” will pick from where it is left in the last season of the City on a Hill. So, let’s take a dig into the second season of the series.
During the beginning of season 2 of the series, we saw that at the time when an assistant U.S. lawyer overdose and also ends up left dead outside Saint Eligius Hospital, Decourcy Ward is suspecting Jackie Rohr’s involvement in the matter.
Following that, Decourcy begins growing pressure over the Justice Department as Jackie digs into his adversary’s past.
Siobhan begins paying attention to start a family. Later, Jenny figures out that she can’t keep neglecting her mother. Following that, Cathy Ryan switches to an unlikely income source.
On the flip side, Jackie finds a plan to defame the assistant district lawyer. And then, Decourcy wishes to use Jenny against her husband.
After the shocking ending of the second season, viewers were left with many questions and we hope we will get answers for all those in the upcoming season.
City on a Hill Season 3 Trailer
There is no trailer dropped yet by Showtime for the third season of the series but we may have to wait for the trailer, at least for a couple of months.
We know that the fans of the series just can’t wait for the show to premiere and we will ensure to keep you updated with all the latest information until they stay tuned.