Return to the field! These are the next steps Ted Lasso‘s immediate success on Apple TV+, the anticipation for season 3 was quite strong as the previous season wrapped in October 2021.
Produced and star of the show were there to celebrate the show’s win of four Emmys at the 2021 Emmys. Jason SudeikisThey were able to see how it was a great honor to receive so much love for their hard work.
“Flattered. We can’t believe it. I mean, we’re trying to make people laugh and have a good time and do it in a specific way,” he told E! NewsSeptember 2021: The red carpet. “We had no idea folks would pick up what we were putting down and this is just icing on the cake. I mean, between, you know, the critics digging it and the academy, you know, it’s just been fantastic.”
The Outstanding Lead Actor in Comedy Series was awarded the award. Saturday Night LiveDuring his acceptance speech, the alum extolled about how special this series was to him.
“Thank you very much. So yeah, heck of a year,” he said. “I would say that this show is about family. This show is all about mentors and teachers. This show is about the team. And I wouldn’t be here without those three things in my life.”
Even though viewers only wanted more Ted LassoAfter season 2, creators Bill Lawrence, Sudeikis Brendan HuntThey had previously discussed their plans to complete the story after season 3.
“The story that’s being told, that three-season arc is one that I see, know, and understood,” the PortlandiaExplained by alum Entertainment WeeklyJune 2021. “I’m glad that they are willing to pay for those three seasons. We don’t know what happens after that. I don’t know.”
Hunt, who also portrays Coach Beard on the show, added: “I think we’ve always meant it to be three seasons. I think it would be pretty cool if, in the face of how much everyone likes this show, that we stick to our guns and really just do three seasons.”
Lawrence teased that Ted Lasso was still generating excitement online and suggested that their original plan might not be the final decision.
“What’s tough to process for me as a writer who is used to writing network comedy, is, this was the end of the season, but the midway point of the show,” the Cougar TownCreator told DeadlineAfter the finale of season 2, aired October 2021.
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