When does «Ripper Street» season 3 start on BBC One? LOVEFiLM will revive the show, with filming to begin in May 2014. Show must go on!
TV-channel: BBC One
Pilot episode: December 30, 2012
Creator: Richard Warlow
Season 1 Episode 1: 7.89 million UK viewers
Season 2 Episode 1: 6.45 million UK viewers
The management of BBC One TV channel refused to renew the «Ripper Street» show for the season 3, since series ratings was constantly falling.
The project seemed to be over, but LOVEFiLM company decided to give the mystical drama the second chance. According to the official announcements, the shooting process of the new episodes is to be started and five main actors will be involved.
«Ripper Street» season 3 start – [November 14, 2014]
It was confirmed, that before the official premiere on BBC One, it will be broadcast exclusively on Amazon Prime. As for the plot, the viewers will face the time gap of 4 years. The third season will air on BBC America on April 29, 2015.
UPDATE 1: Ripper Street renewed by Amazon for series 4.