Aren’t you a fan of late-night talks? Don’t worry; we’ve got you something you will love. Yeah, you guessed it right. It’s about a late-night talk show called Ziwe.
Ziwe is an American late-night American talk-show hosted by comedian Ziwe Fumudoh. The show premiered on May 9, 2021, on Showtime.
Ziwe Season 3 Renewal Status: Has Showtime officially canceled the show?
Hosted by Comedian Ziwe Fumudoh, the late-night talk show was ordered in October 2020. It was announced that it’d be produced under A24, and Ziwe Fumudoh would host the show. Within 8 months of the announcement, the producers released the play, which was immensely loved by the fans, especially youth.
Keeping the show’s popularity among the youth, In June 2021, Showtime renewed the show for an additional second season. However, for unavoidable reasons, In April 2023, Showtime canceled the series. Not just Ziwe, Showtime canceled other series and shows, including American Gigolo, Three Women, Let the Right One In, The L Word: Generation Q, and King Shaka.
Ziwe Season 3 Cast
The makers have already canceled Ziwe Season 3. Thus, it would be useless to predict the cast members for the upcoming installment of Ziwe. However, by any chance, if the series makes a comeback, we might expect the arrival of these below-mentioned cast members.
- Ziwe will play himself
- Michelle Davis will play the role of Harriet Tubman
- Cole Escola will play the role of Cole aka Fake Oprah
- Ikechukwu Ufomadu will play the role of Poet Ike
- Sam Taggart will play the role of Blossr director, Chudd
- Ronald Metellus will play as Ron
- Laura Benanti will play the role of Jane, aka Fake Ziwi
- Patti Harrison will play the role of Ally
- Jen Goma will play as Jen
- Adam Pally
- Jane Krakowski will play the role of Mom
- Phoebe Bridgers will play the role of Caroline Calloway
- Aparna Nancherla will play the role of Melissa
- Larry Owens will play the role of Pastor
Ziwe Season 3 Release Date
As of May 2023, there hasn’t been any update on the renewal of the series for the third season after June 2021, when Showtime canceled the series after the second season. Also, there is almost no chance of Ziwe returning for a third season. We’ll keep you guys posted as soon as any update from the showrunners comes out.
Ziwe Season 3 Where To Watch
You may watch both the season of Ziwe on Showtime but don’t forget to get a subscription to Showtime. As far as the Ziwe Season 3 is concerned, the makers haven’t announced anything yet.
Ziwe Season 3 Trailer
The trailer for the first two seasons of Ziwe is now available to watch on YouTube. Both seasons turned out to be a huge hit regarding viewership and ratings. On Rotten Tomatoes, Ziwe scored an approval rating of 73% and a Tomatometer rating of 6 out of 10. If in case the trailer for Ziwe season 3 gets renewed, we’ll keep you guys updated.