Barely a week since its second season premiere, Global has renewed Private Eyes for Season 3, with 12 new episodes to premiere summer 2018.
In Season 3, the dynamic duo have found their rhythm on and off the case, and the entire Everett Investigations team tackle new challenges while also facing old ones that have come back to test them.
UPDATED with Global press release:
GLOBAL GREENLIGHTS ORIGINAL SERIES PRIVATE EYES FOR A THIRD SEASON
From Entertainment One, Development on a 12-episode Order is Now Underway
Toronto, Canada – Corus Entertainment continues its commitment to Canadian content and the local production community as it greenlights a third season of Global’s hit original series Private Eyes. From leading independent studio Entertainment One (eOne), the fan-favourite investigative drama receives a 12-episode order, with production set to begin in Toronto in spring 2018. Private Eyes also joins previously announced greenlit original drama Mary Kills People, currently in production on Season 2 in Toronto.
Set in Toronto, the series has sold to more than 110 territories globally including the US, UK, France, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, Portugal, Spain, Czech Republic, and Brazil. Development on Season 3 of the internationally successful original series is underway, with a diverse team of writers crafting a new batch of cases for Canada’s favourite detective duo Matt Shade (Jason Priestley) and Angie Everett (Cindy Sampson) to crack.
“As we continue to develop original content that resonates with our viewers, we are proud to deliver another instalment of Private Eyes to fans, which will continue to be full of Canadian talent both in front of and behind the camera in Season 3,” said Lisa Godfrey, Vice President of Original Content, Corus Entertainment. “Audiences in Canada and around the world have fallen in love with this dynamic detective duo, and we can’t wait to see what’s in store next as the #Shangie relationship continues to develop in this new season.”
“We are thrilled to be working on a third season with Piller/Segan and our incredible partners at Corus on fan favourite and ratings powerhouse Private Eyes,” said Jocelyn Hamilton, President, Canada, eOne Television. “Private Eyes has consistently struck a chord with audiences in Canada and around the world. With a great cast led by Jason and Cindy, the series is a showpiece for Toronto that is being enjoyed by viewers from Belgium to Argentina.”
Private Eyes is produced by eOne in association with Corus Entertainment, with the participation of the Canada Media Fund, the Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit, the Ontario Film and Television Tax Credit. The series is executive produced by Jocelyn Hamilton and Tecca Crosby for eOne, Shawn Piller and Lloyd Segan for Piller/Segan, Jason Priestley, Alan McCullough, James Thorpe, Alex Zarowny and Tassie Cameron. McCullough and Piller are also showrunners. eOne controls international rights for the series.
Private Eyes SEASON 4 in 2019? Stay tuned…