It’s official! The smash hit of ‘After Life’ has been renewed for a third series. Not usually known for doing three seasons of a TV series this is indeed rare for Ricky Gervais (Tony in After Life). The Office & Extras had 2 series and specials. Derek had two series while Life’s Too Short had 1 series and a special.
It was rumoured and confirmed on the 6th May via the official Netflix Twitter account.
NEWS: After Life will return for season 3.
— Netflix UK & Ireland (@NetflixUK) May 6, 2020
Ricky praised Netflix with a tongue in cheek tweet:
Because so many of you watched #AfterLife2 so quickly and made it Number 1 again, the nice people at @Netflix have suggested that I get off my fat arse and do another season. This is all your fault. pic.twitter.com/NDD2gGnFXx
— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) May 6, 2020
The series has won over loads of new fans and we for one cannot wait for more!