The series premiered its second season in January of this year and a third season was immediately confirmed that will see the characters of this millionaire family of televangelists with problems in the business. The fiction that emerged from the mind of the talented Danny McBride (Vice Principals) was steadily growing from its initial season and now begins filming its third edition.
The Righteous Gemstones stars McBride as Jesse Gemstone, the eldest son of the family that stars in the series that debuted in 2019. Before the debut of the second edition they had already confirmed a third season, so the series has a huge reception by subscribers of HBO and HBO Max. It should be noted that his author is a well-known name on the channel because he worked on others such as Eastbound and Down and the aforementioned Vice Principals. In addition to him, John Goodman, Adam DeVine, Edi Patterson, Cassidy Freeman and Tim Baltz star.
According to its creator, the series allows him to navigate new paths in the making of fiction: “One of the interesting things about television compared to cinema is that things can be structured differently. It can take detours that maybe you can’t pull off in an hour and a half of film. I feel like we’re trying to push this format as much as we can and approach it like a novel,” he confessed in an interview during the season two premiere.
At that time, as leaked, the series was already confirmed for a third installment and today HBO announced the start of filming and production. McBride On the renewal, he had confessed that if he had the opportunity to continue, he would expand the strange world of the Gemstones and “deepen who this family is and how they got here, as well as presenting some characters from the past in the present.”
Among the novelties of this coming season, steve zahn will join Danny McBride Y John Goodman in The Righteous Gemstones. The actor comes from starring in another of HBO’s young comedies, which is The White Lotus, the anthology series from creator Mike White. “After a season of literal fire and brimstone, blood, sand and skating, who wouldn’t come back for more? The Gemstone family makes us laugh like no one else, ”he said at the time. amy gravittHBO’s executive vice president of programming, in a statement confirming the return of the series.
McBride is the creator of the series with Jody Hill and David Gordon Green serving as executive producers and directors. John Carcieri, Jeff Fradley and Brandon James are also executive producers. Jonathan Watson serves as co-executive producer. David Brightbill produces, with Grant Dekernion, Kevin Barnett, Edi Patterson and Chris Pappas serving as consulting producers.
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