We are thrilled to inform you that The Chosen season 3 is finally happening in the fourth quarter of 2022.
Directed by Dallas Jenkins, The Chosen is a spiritual drama series based on the true stories of Jesus and his disciples. The best part about the series is that it has received a tons of positive reviews from critics and viewers.
It has created a separate fan base of the followers of Jesus and watching him in the lead role makes our heart calm and warm, the acting of cast members makes it more interesting.
Will The Chosen have a season 3?
Yes, The Chosen will definitely having a season 3 as director Dallas Jenkins confirmed in 2021. Filming began in May 2022 and almost 12 weeks have been passed since the filming begun. Moreover, the creators are also planning for a fourth season if enough funds become available.
DJ’s team is still facing some financial problems because they had to halt the filming for some days due to thunderstorms, heatwaves, and other harsh weather conditions. This lead to the loss of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Even though, the filming has been going around sixteen weeks. The actual filming took place in only twelve weeks. Rest of the days were wasted by harsh weather conditions.
When is season 3 of the Chosen coming out?
In the recent livestream, Dallas revealed that The Chosen Season 3 will begun airing in November 2022 on silver screens. Two episodes will be released on the same day inside some theatres before releasing for free on the Chosen App for all users.
The team is currently editing the other episodes of the season 3 and the crew is on the set to finish rest of the scenes for The Chosen Season 3 episode 8. Dallas is writing the drafts for season 4 with co-writer Tyler.
There will be a total of eight holy episodes that will be longer than the previous ones.
A Christmas special was confirmed in the previous year but now DJ is bringing something more precious and lovely gift for all of us, the third installment of The Chosen. We are excited to see the new episodes depicting the Holy Bible.
All the eight episodes will be available for free on The Chosen App.
Now, you can also stream the Chosen via Roku, Apple TV, and even Firestick.
The Chosen Season 3 September Updates
On August 1, assistant director Adam Drake shared the first ever night shift. The team moved to a town in Utah that serves as the replica to the holy city of Jerusalem.
With Utah Lake at its borders, vast plains and cedar trees surrounding the town, the place serves as the backdrop for a mini Jerusalem in UT. The production team was wiping every footprint right after the shooting to keep the place fresh & clean.
Most of the Jesus believers don’t find any fault in the interpretation of his works in the two seasons and are thrilled to see The Chosen season 3 to enlighten. Trust that the Holy Spirit is guiding the whole staff of this production and this is the reason they have created a masterpiece.
On 21 Sep livestream, DJ shared that they are planning to bring season 3 as soon as possible and also expressed his gratitude towards the audience whose life has been transformed after watching the show.
The director also revealed that they are planning to do release one season per year and The Chosen Season 4 filming begin soon in early 2023 right after finishing this season 3 shooting.
The Chosen Cast revealed some details on the set
Little James(played by Jordan Ross) has revealed that his character will play an important role in season 3 of the Chosen and we will see him directly talking to Jesus along with the story of Tamar.
The shooting days are pretty hot and the environment is also challenging but the team is ready for it.
Tamar(Amber Williams) said that she we will get to know more about her character’s struggles. Moreover, a new female character named Jolly is also in.
The first episode of season 3 will show Nathaniel’s transformation from a confident businessman to absolute ruin.
Dallas shared that he has also experienced the same things and even he was worried that he questioned the existence of god in his career but then a miracle happened that changed his life.
When will the season 3 of The Chosen begin filming?
The pre-production for the third season begin in January 2022 and now the principal filming has begun on 1 May 2022 at Capernaum Studios inside Dallas, Texas.
Director DJ has shared some exclusive behind the scenes on the set that look all the prep for The Chosen season 3. Moreover, the video shows the thoughts of George Xanthis(John) and Lara Silva(Eden) on the season 3 scripts.
On 8th May, DJ has confirmed that the filming for the season three is finished for the first week and on 15th May, filming wraps for the second week.
Filming for the fourth week wrapped up on 31 May 2022 while fifth week of The Chosen 3 filming wraps on 12 June 2022, sixth week shooting wraps on 19 Jun whereas the seventh week wraps up on 27 June 2022.
On 3 June 2022, the actor playing the role of John The Baptist revealed that they spend an entire day to film a single scene inside the prison. The actor shared that shooting that prison scene was the best experience of him so far with the Chosen.
The filming is taking place in a challenging environment as the crew members can be seen struggling in the rainy weather.
Clouds were hovering all over the sky and it was raining half the time. However, shooting for Season 3 of the Chosen is almost completed and the shooting is expected to wrap up by June 2022.
The filming was halted in July 2022 as the crew members were feeling exhausted after consecutive weeks of filming for seven weeks and in August, extreme weather conditions forced the team to take a break from filming.
Now, Dallas is dedicating a complete day to take on the important scenes as healing the Leper, seeing Jesus through the eyes of blind as Barnaby and Shula because he doesn’t want the cast members to suffer anymore.
Why was season 3 of the The Chosen delayed?
DJ was suffering from some mental health issues but now the news is coming that Dallas is showing a speedy recovery after receiving the overwhelming response from fans.
Even though, DJ is fine, the production problems for The Chosen Season 3 haven’t stopped as the construction is ongoing at the official filming site that hinders the show’s progress.
You can grab a few gifts from The Chosen Gifts website to support the creators. The masks are going on sale from 1 April 2022. More importantly, just remember the billboard thing before binging The Chosen Season 3.
It will come out for sure in the future but it might be delayed due to various factors which are acting as a stumbling in the shooting process. We hope DJ will be fine soon and back on the set of marvelous Jesus series to play his part.
Most of the viewers who have watched at least one season of The Chosen have taken the path of spirituality and turned their life towards self improvement.
Now, they are looking for more love vibes of Jesus and our blessed Mother Mary that can fill their mind and soul with positive energy. Every minute of the show is mesmerizing and that’s why millions of people are waiting eagerly for the new season.
Cast of The Chosen Season 3
Jonathan Roumie will be definitely there to play the role of Jesus along with his disciples and mother, Mary in the newest season of The Chosen. Amber Williams has been introduced as Tamar for the new season.
- Elizabeth Tabish as Mary Magdalene
- Shahar Issac will cast as Simon
- Noah James as Andrew
- Paras Patel as Matthew
- Shaan Sharma as Shmuel
- Janis Dardaris as Zohara
- George Harrison Xanthis as John Disciple
- Vanessa Benavente as Mary
- Lara Silva as Eden
- Nick Shakoour as Zebedee
- David Amito as John The Baptizer
The Chosen Season 3 New Cast
- Amber Williams as Tamar
- Stephen Hailo as Leper
- Luke Dimyan as Judas Iscariot
- Aalok Mehta as Barnaby
What will happen in The Chosen Season 3?
The 3rd season of the Chosen will be about some exceptional miracles done by Jesus Christ as feeding 5000 people and calming down the hail storm. As the finale episode of The Chosen season 2 ends up with Sermon on the mount, there is still so much to reveal in the upcoming seasons.
Jesus is continuously healing every person who believes in him and spreading truth among his peoples. But what about the defaulters who are continuously plotting a plan to execute him. The men in black clothes will continue to prove Jesus wrong in every aspect but the truth must prevail.
We will get to see some other miracles as Sea of Galilee, walking on water, and healing of the leper. There are a lot of miracles and positive things which are about to show in the upcoming season.
Moreover, a handful of disciples will continue to follow Jesus and keep preparing holy scriptures.
Gospels has covered many things that most of the people didn’t even notice in todays world. The cast is playing the role by heart and that’s why they are able to connect with our lives.
May God bless everyone and his messengers guide us to the path of peace and welfare of all living beings.
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