The Last Ship season 3 to premiere on June 19, 2016
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About the show
The Last Ship is an American post-apocalyptic drama television series that is currently airing on the TNT channel in the United States. The drama series was created by Hank Steinberg and
Steve Kane based on the eponymous 1988 novel written by William Brinkley. The series is produced by Channel Road Productions, Platinum Dunes and TNT Original Productions, and executive produced by Michael Bay, Jack Bender, Andrew Form, Brad Fuller, Hank Steinberg, Steve Kane and Jonathan Mostow. Season 1 of The Last Ship premiered on TNT on June 22, 2014.
The storyline of The Last Ship revolves around the crew of the USS Nathan James as they desperately search for a cure for a deadly virus that has wiped out most of the world’s population. The ship is captained by Commander Tom Chandler (played by Eric Dane). The Last Ship also stars Adam Baldwin, Rhona Mitra, Charles Parnell, Christina Elmore, Michaela McManus, Sam Spruell, Travis Van Winkle, and Tracy Middendorf.
A 13-episode season 2 of The Last Ship premiered on TNT in the US on Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 9PM ET. The first season of the show became one of TNT’s highest-rated original drama series averaging 4.43 million total viewers per episode. The first two episodes of season 2 (which were aired back-to-back) did slightly worse bringing in only 2.94 million viewers. Let’s see how the ratings change as the season progresses. So far, there have been no statements from TNT regarding the fate of a third season, so check back with us for the latest news, or subscribe to our notifications and get the premiere date of The Last Ship season 3 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is announced.
UPDATED August 13, 2015: Way before its September 6 season finale, TNT has officially renewed The Last Ship for a third season. The news came as no surprise, because the action-adventure drama series currently ranks as the summer's #1 scripted series on basic cable with key adults, averaging 2.95 million total viewers per episode. A third season of The Last Ship will consist of 13 episodes and it is slated to premiere next summer. Since the TNT channel is yet to schedule the exact release date of new episodes, check back with us for the latest updates on the show, or subscribe to our notifications and get the premiere date of The Last Ship season 3 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is officially announced.
UPDATED March 28, 2016: Great news! The TNT network has finally revealed the premiere date and the official trailer for a highly-anticipated hit action drama series The Last Ship. Tom Chandler and his loyal and brave Nathan James’s crew will head towards Asia when the show returns this summer. A third installment of the award-nominated series will hit the small screen in the US on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 9/8c with a special two-hour premiere episode. The biggest question the fans have at this point is the fate of Rachel Scott who got shot in the finale episode of the latest season. Sign up for our updates and we will email you an automated reminder of the release date of The Last Ship one day before the journey begins.
The Last Ship season 3 trailer
UPDATED June 16, 2016: Please, be advised, that due to the tragic and deadly shooting in Orlando, Florida and the fact that the premiere episode of the upcoming season of The Last Ship contains some scenes that might have been deemed inappropriate by viewers, the TNT network has made a decision to push the release of the third installment by one week. Instead of the originally scheduled launch on June 12th, season 3 of The Last Ship will hit the small screen in the US on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 9/8c.