The Godfather of Harlem is a show that has been on the air for over 4 years now. It’s known for its gritty, realistic portrayal of the neighborhood and its residents.
The show focuses on the lives of those living in Harlem, New York City, and how they are affected by crime and gang violence.
The show has been criticized for its lack of diversity, but this does not mean that people do not love it. Fans from all over the world tune into this show every week to see what happens next in the lives of their favourite characters.
They are invested in these characters being happy or sad, having a successful career or falling victim to drugs or violence. The show follows the life of the main character, Bumpy John who has dominated the crime streets in Harlem.
There have been quite speculations about the show’s upcoming installment. Godfather of Harlem season 3 is finally here with some exciting updates. Check out this article to know more.
Godfather of Harlem season 3: Is it happening?
The last we saw bumpy John terrorizing the city of crime was in August 2021. The show has been gone for over a year and fans are hooked to their screens waiting for an update.
You’ll be glad to hear this as the show was already renewed in January this year due to the surprisingly good response to the previous season. Season 2 met with some crazy viewing percentages that broke the records for single-day watching.
Expressing on the renewal announcement, the main lead of the show Forrest Whitaker said that the upcoming season will be full of energy and a powerful storyline.
Godfather of Harlem Season 3 Release Date
For all the fans, waiting for the big premiere date, it’s your time to shout it out as Godfather of Harlem season 3 is here with a release date.
The third installment of the crime drama is releasing on January 15th, 2023. The season will be dropping a full package of 10 episodes.
The big news was announced by Forrest Whitaker via his social media where he addressed all the fans with the arrival of Bumpy John.
Expected plot for season 3
Along with a solid premiere date, we do have an update on the storyline for season 3 as well.
According to the reports, the 10-episode 3rd Season will see Bumpy continue to battle for control of Harlem, this time with the Cuban Mafia from neighbouring Spanish Harlem.
Fighting the Cuban mob will put Bumpy, his loved ones, and his community in the crosshairs of not only the rival Italian mob but also DEA agents looking to increase their presence in Harlem.
The thrilling crime drama is definitely bringing back the main gangster of the series, Forrest Whitaker as Bumpy John.
Along with Forrest, the cast includes Vincent D’Onofrio, Ilfenesh Hadera, Lucy Fry, Antoinette Crowe-Legacy and Giancarlo Esposito.
There have been no teaser or sneak peek released for the upcoming season yet.