Sex Education is returning to Netflix for a third season in September 2021. There’s a lot been announced and a lot we still don’t know about the third season of the British comedy so let’s dive into everything we do know about Sex Education season 3.
As one of the most popular series on Netflix to date, it should come to no surprise that Netflix will be looking ahead to the third season. We’ll be keeping you up to date with all the latest news and information regarding season 3, including what we can expect, production news, casting, and trailers, and of course the Netflix release date.
If you’re just looking for the release date, it’s coming on September 17th, 2021 as announced on June 24th, 2021 with the following first look pictures.
Has Netflix renewed Sex Education for season 3?
Official Netflix Renewal Status: Renewed (Last Updated: 10/02/2020)
We knew it wouldn’t take long but we can now confirm that Netflix has renewed Sex Education for season 3!
Prior to the ‘official’ announcement we already had it on good authority the series was returning for a third season. Thanks to Production Weekly, we learned that the third season of Sex Education is reported was originally due to begin filming in May 2020 and will run until September 2020. Of course, that didn’t happen as we’ll get into in just a second.
In addition, Laurie Dunn, the creator of Sex Education has already confirmed that she is writing for the third season. Dunn originally confirmed that she began writing for the third season regardless of the series renewal status:
“That’s just a very normal part of the process because we work on such tight schedule, and season 3 hasn’t been green lit yet or officially commissioned.”
What is the production status of Sex Education season 3?
Production Status: In Production (last updated: 09/09/2020)
After some rescheduling thanks to COVID-19, Netflix has officially confirmed that Sex Education season 3 has begun production! The reveal of the script of the first episode is sure to excite fans, and hopefully, we’ll see some photos on set soon.
The Netflix UK & Ireland twitter also had their own reveal for Sex Education beginning production.