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Will Trent Season 3: Is It Renewed? Everything We Know

Will Trent Season 2 Episode 10 Preview

Will Trent is a show that came out quietly and its nice blend of crime and police procedure fronted by a charming protagonist made it a success. The first season dropped in January, 2023 and its success led to a second season which premiered on February 20th, 2024.

Will Trent Season 3
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Since then, fans have been wondering whether Will Trent Season 3 is going to happen in the future or not. So let us take a closer look into this question and try to find out its answer which has intrigued every fan of the show.

What Happened In The Previous Season of Will Trent?

Will Trent is about Wilbur Trent aka Will who is an agent in the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI). He also works with the police department of Atlanta and the series chronicles him solving crimes in his way. So far six episodes of the second season have aired. Will Trent Season 2 Episode 6 was titled We Are Family and it was helmed by Lea Thompson, while Aja Hoggatt and Britta Lundin wrote the episode.

It showcases Will finally meeting Antonio while accompanied by Betty. It turns out that even Antonio has dyslexia and it makes their bond even stronger. Later, they find out that Judge Ringgold has passed away. The episode then focuses on Will’s effort to find out the person who actually shot the judge to death.

Will There Be Another Season?

The makers had announced in April 2024 that Will Trent Season 3 will happen. ABC was quick to commission a third season due to the success the series has tasted. Its viewership is impressive both on television and on the internet.

Based on the eponymous book series by Karin Slaughter, the series has fascinated viewers mainly because there is a dyslexic special agent as its protagonist.

Will There Be Another Season?
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Right after two episodes were out, ABC quickly announced this news which did not surprise the fans. This is mainly due to the millions of views the show has been garnering for the channel. Daniel T. Thomsen, Karin Slaughter and Liz Heldens have created the show. Karin and Liz are also its executive producers along with Paul McGuigan, Ramon Rodriguez and Oliver Obst.

What To Expect From It?

Will Trent Season 3 might be an adaptation of another book in the Will Trent series which includes titles like Cleaning the Gold, The Kept Woman and Busted among others. The makers can opt for any of these books for the third season. Since Season 2 is still airing, it is hard to speculate what points will be left unexplored for the future. But it is assured that Will is going to explore different cases as an agent of GBI in it.

Since the character has appeared in several books, there is enough source material for the makers to explore endless possibilities and storylines for multiple seasons of Will Trent. The third season should also have 13 episodes just like the first and the second season. Their durations can be also the same.

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Who Will Be In The Cast?

The main cast of Will Trent is expected to return for Will Trent Season 3. This includes the titular character played by Ramón Rodríguez and Erika Christensen (Angie Polaski). Both of them are the two most pivotal people on the show and their shaky relationship is a highlight of the story.

Others including Iantha Richardson (Faith Mitchell), Jake McLaughlin (Michael Ormewood) and Sonja Sohn (Amanda Wagner) among others will also return for the third season.

Who Will Be In The Cast?
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Apart from them, we can also expect some fresh faces who might get introduced in Will Trent Season 3. Their volume will depend on the requirements of the storyline.


Will Trent is one of the most loved TV shows in recent memory. Its charming protagonist, engaging storyline, well-written, well-directed and amazingly acted episodes have made it a success. Its second season is currently airing and Will Trent Season 3 is already commissioned.

This proves how impactful the show has been for everyone involved. We can expect the third season to surpass every expectation as well as the quality of the previous two seasons and tell an entertaining story.