The third season of The Orville is on our list of most anticipated things for 2022, and today Hulu announced they are moving the premiere date to June 2nd for Seth MacFarlane’s homage to Star Trek: The Next Generation. They also released an exciting new sneak peek.
Watch how New Horizons kicks off
Hulu is calling season three The Orville: New Horizons and it comes with a brand new title sequence. Today they released a sneak peek showing that the season starts with action, revealing the opening teaser of the first episode along with the title sequence with a new theme. The sequence reveals what appears to be a fierce battle between the Planetary Union and the Kaylons.
New Horizons moved to June
Originally the third season of The Orville was going to start next month. Along with the sneak peek, creator Seth MacFarlane announced today the premiere was moved to Thursday, June 2nd due to challenges with the pandemic.
Here is the full statement made on social media
According to the official synopsis from Hulu, The Orville: New Horizons “finds the crew of the U.S.S. Orville continuing their mission of exploration as they navigate both the mysteries of the universe and the complexities of their own interpersonal relationships.”
The New Horizons ensemble cast includes Seth MacFarlane, Adrianne Palicki, Penny Johnson Jerald, Scott Grimes, Peter Macon, J. Lee, Mark Jackson, Chad L. Coleman, Jessica Szohr, and Anne Winters.
And in case you missed it, in December Hulu released their first official image from the show.
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