'Castlevania' Season 3 Release Date, Cast, Trailer, Plot: Everything You Need to Know About the New Series

Castlevania Season 3 is about to be released onto Netflix, and at 10 episodes is the anime show's longest season yet. Not only is the runtime of Season 3 bigger, but the cast has also expanded, with actors like Lance Reddick, Bill Nighy and Jason Isaacs voicing new characters on the show, as encountered by Trevor Belmont (played by Richard Armitage), Alucard (James Callis) and the other characters of the animated series.

When is Castlevania Season 3 out on Netflix?

The release date for all 10 episodes of Castlevania Season 3 is Thursday, March 5. As with the majority of Netflix releases, the show will be released in its entirety at one minute past midnight PT (3:01 a.m. ET). The four episodes of Season 1 and eight of Season 2 are available now on the streamer for those who want to catch up before the new instalments.

The cast of Castlevania is back for Season Three with some new additions that promise to get your blood flowing...” pic.twitter.com/6xT8GwlNcP

— NX (@NXOnNetflix) February 20, 2020

Who is in the cast of Castlevania Season 3?

The following characters were confirmed to return in a Twitter video announcing the Castlevania Season 3 English voice cast:

  • Alucard - James Callis
  • Trevor - Ricard Armitage
  • Sypha - Alejandra Reynoso Agueda
  • Hector - Theo James
  • Isaac - Adetokumboh M'Cormack
  • Carmilla - Jaime Murray

These cast members will be joined by some new voices. These include Lenore, Morana and Striga, a trio of Styrian vampire sisters linked to Carmilla voiced by Jessica Brown Findlay (Downton Abbey), Yasmine Al Massri (Quantico) and Ivana Milicevic (The 100) respectively.

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'Castlevania' Season 3 is coming to Netflix on March 5 Netflix

Trevor and Sypha, meanwhile, meet a number of new characters on their travels. These include Saint Germain, a mysterious time traveler from the Castlevania video games voiced by the Golden Globe-winning star of Love Actually, Bill Nighy. They will also meet another enigmatic person known only as The Judge, as voiced by Jason Isaacs of The OA.

Also joining the cast for Season 3 are:

  • Taka - Toru Uchikado
  • Sumi - Rila Fukushima
  • Miranda - Barbara Steele
  • The Captain - Lance Reddick

What will happen in Castlevania Season 3?

As revealed in the Castlevania Season 3 trailer and by the Collider review of the new episodes, the plot picks up after the death of Dracula. The series' previous big bad out of the picture, Carmilla (Jaime Murray) is able to start her own evil plan, especially now she has been reunited with the vampires of the Styrian court. However, she will have to contend with a power struggle as other forces also try to take the spot vacated by Dracula.

After being part of the plot to kill Dracula in the last season, Trevor (Richard Armitage) and Sypha (Alejandra Reynoso Agueda) will spend most of Season 3 on the road, with the town of Lindenfield and its religious organisations being explored through their characters.

The new season will also see Isaac (Adetokumboh M'Cormack) out for revenge on Hector (Theo James), after he betrayed their former boss Dracula and Hector left Isaac for dead. As for Alucard (James Callis), he has a lot to process in Season 3 follow the deaths of both his father Dracula and mother Lisa Tepes.

Castlevania Season 3 is released on Netflix on March 5.