Runaways renewed for season three
Hulu has renewed Marvel TV series Runaways for a third season, Deadline has confirmed. Season three will consist of 10 episode, down from season two's 13 and will apparently focus more heavily on the kids, with the evil parents being reduced to recurring characters.
Showrunners and writers Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage made the following statement:
“We are so excited to tell more Runaways stories and are so grateful to Marvel, Hulu, our amazing cast and crew and of course our passionate audience. Season three will be a magical time on Runaways, as we deepen our connection to the Marvel universe. We are honored to continue to play in the sandbox created by Brian K Vaughn and Adrian Alphona.”
Marvel’s Head of Television, Jeph Loeb also made a statement:
“Thank you, Hulu! We’re thrilled that Marvel’s Runaways is back for its third season. Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage and the amazing writers have something epic in store for our terrific cast.”
Runaways airs on Syfy here in the UK.