Netflix announced today that Dead to Me has been renewed for a third and final season. The news comes two months after the dark comedy's sophomore release, which was once again met with a healthy amount of critical praise.
The series has been an overall success for the streaming giant since its premiere in early 2019. Aside from the favorable feedback from critics, it ranks as one of Netflix's more popular originals. In 2019, the show was #4 overall in popularity in the U.S.
Dead to Me stars Christina Applegate as Jen, a tightly-wound widow who unexpectedly finds a deep friendship with Linda Cardellini's Judy, a free spirit who harbors a surprising and troubling secret.
Today's advanced notice of a final season ensures that Dead to Me will come to a proper conclusion when it returns for Season 3 sometime in 2021.