Turn: Washington's Spies season 3 to premiere on April 25, 2016
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About the series
Turn: Washington's Spies (formerly known as TURN and stylized as TURИ) is an American period drama television series that is currently airing on the AMC channel. Turn: Washington's Spies was created by Craig Silverstein (Nikita, Terra Nova, Bones) based on the book called Washington's Spies: The Story of America's First Spy Ring written by Alexander Rose. Silverstein also serves as an executive producer for the series along with Barry Josephson (The Finder, Life as We Know It, Hide and Seek). Turn: Washington's Spies is co-produced by AMC Studios, Sesfonstein Productions and Josephson Entertainment along with Larry Rapaport (Killing Kennedy, Killing Lincoln). Season 1 of Turn: Washington's Spies premiered on the AMC channel on April 6, 2014.
The storyline of Turn: Washington's Spies follows New York farmer, Abe Woodhull, who bands together with a group of childhood friends to form The Culper Ring, an unlikely group of spies who turn the tide in America's fight for independence. The series stars Jamie Bell as Abe Woodhull, Seth Numrich as Benjamin Tallmadge, Daniel Henshall as Caleb Brewster, Heather Lind as Anna Strong, Meegan Warner as Mary Woodhull, Kevin R. McNally as Judge Richard Woodhull, Burn Gorman as Major Richard Hewlett, Angus Macfadyen as Robert Rogers, JJ Feild as Major John André, Samuel Roukin as John Graves Simcoe, as well as Ian Kahn as George Washington, Stephen Root as Nathaniel Sackett and Owain Yeoman as General Benedict Arnold.
TURN: Washington's Spies was officially renewed by AMC for a second season on June 23, 2014. The title of the series was changed to TURN: Washington's Spies before the August 2 encore of the first season. Season 2 of Turn: Washington's Spies premiered on the AMC channel in the United States on April 13, 2015 and will consist of ten episodes.
UPDATED July 16, 2015: Despite the rumors that the series might get canceled, AMC has officially renewed their historical drama Turn: Washington’s Spies for season 3. The news came as a bit of surprise considering the fact that season two ratings were down about 45% when compared to those of the first season. Still, a second season averaged 1.6 million total viewers per episode. Season 3 of Turn: Washington’s Spies will consist of 10 episodes which will premiere sometime in 2016.
UPDATED January 10, 2016: Despite a very significant drop in the ratings in the previous chapter of AMC’s historical drama show, the network still decided to give the series another chance and renewed it last summer for a third run. Finally, the release date for new episodes has been revealed: a third season of TURN is expected to hit the small screen in the United States on Monday, April 25, 2016 at 10pm ET/PT. The network has not, unfortunately, unveiled any additional details with regards to the possible new cast members or the new storyline. Sign up for our notifications and get an automated reminder of the premiere date of Turn: Washington's Spies season 3 sent to your inbox one day in advance.