Channel 5’s Dalgliesh Season 3 Has Reportedly Began its Filming, When it is going to Release?



There has been a lot of talk going around the internet regarding the future of the popular Channel 5 drama series, Dalgliesh. The first season of the show has officially been released on Acorn TV in 2021, so fans are vulnerable to looking for updates. Being a crime drama series, it was obvious for fans to anticipate the possibility of the next season.

Previously, we have seen how the drama’s storyline was complicated over the finale episode and things were twisted by the creator to tease the possibility of a third installment. Anyone who has seen the finale episode of season two, knows there are enough chances for the creator to work on the next season. If you guys are excited to see the details, continue reading the article so that you don’t miss anything.

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Genre Crime drama
Created by Helen Edmundson
Based on Adam Dalgliesh novels

by PD James

Starring Bertie Carvel
Music by Andrew Simon McAllister
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language English
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 12
Executive producers
  • Helen Edmundson
  • Elaine Pyke
  • Willow Grylls
  • Charlie Pattinson
  • Georgie Fallon
  • Martin Mahon
  • Emily Russell
Production Company
  • New Pictures
  • Acorn TV
  • Channel 5
Release 1 November 2021 –


Dalgliesh Season 3 Release Date: What is the Release date of the show?

As soon as season two of the series was concluded, the creator of the series revealed the brand new update regarding the upcoming season. Since the show ended on a major cliffhanger, the creator of the series announced that they will be moving forward with the production of a third season.

The series, which is inspired by James’s first-ever Dalgish novel, Cover Her Face, has officially announced that they have started the production of the series.

At the time of writing, we don’t have any official statement on the exact release date for the upcoming season of Dalgliesh however, we assure you that the series will be out in late 2024 or 2025. Fans should be ready to watch the upcoming season of the series on Channel 5.

Currently, the filming of the series has started production and some teaser photos for the new season have been released on the internet. It was also announced that Carvel will be working on the series, making his directorial debut in the movie.

Dalgliesh Season 3 Cast: Who will be in it?

Want to watch the cast of the show? Take a look at the cast of the show and find out everything.

  • Bertie Carvel as Adam Dalgliesh
  • Jeremy Irvine as DS Charles Masterson
  • Carlyss Peer as DS Kate Miskin
  • Alistair Brammer as DS Daniel Tarrant

In the third season, we might see some additional cast on the show. As of now, the creator has not released any statement about any new faces on the show.

Dalgliesh Season 3 Plot Updates: What to Expect with the show?

The synopsis for Dalgliesh says, “Dalgliesh travels to a remote seminary overlooking a windswept lake, where a body has been found gruesomely murdered. Nearly everyone in the seminary has reason to resent the victim, and Dalgliesh and DS Tarrant must unpick a complicated set of motives to find their killer.”

Meanwhile, the synopsis for Cover Her Face further says, “In Cover Her Face, Dalgliesh investigates a murder in the Essex home of the Mehtas, a staggeringly wealthy family with connections to the British government.

“With the help of local detective Clive Roscoe, Dalgliesh builds a picture of events in the weeks leading to the crime, confronting a blanket of secrecy among his guarded suspects.”

At the last, the synopsis for Devices and Desires reads, “Dalgliesh is sent on an urgent mission to investigate a terrorist plot against a nuclear power station on the Kent coast. He is soon drawn into a complex and highly charged hunt for a serial killer, working once more alongside former colleague Kate Miskin, now an acting DCI.”

Carvel further revealed: “I’m thrilled to return to Dalgliesh; this time behind, as well as in front of, the camera, directing a bold adaptation of PD James’s first ever Dalgliesh novel, Cover Her Face.

“It’s a story with powerful and unsettling contemporary resonance, and it’s my privilege to direct an exemplary ensemble cast who are giving knockout performances.”

Dalgliesh Season 3 Official Trailer

Unfortunately, we don’t have an official trailer for the third installment of the show. As of now, the creators have announced that they are currently working on the series and the production of the film is currently going on.

Once the show wraps up everything, we will be able to watch the trailer of the series. On the other hand, the teaser photo and first images for the film have been released, which we have posted in this article. Also, till then, watch the season 1 of the show.

Where to Watch the Dalgliesh Season 3?

The series will be available to stream on channel 5. Being a popular series on the platform, we were second to watch the third installment of the show on it.

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What are the ratings of the show?

In this section of the article, we will take note of the ratings that the series has gained over the two seasons. Continue reading the section to find out more about the show.

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Dalgliesh has gained enormous success after the release of its first semen. In 2021, the show made its debut on Channel 5 and became a popular choice among viewers. The popularity of the series allowed the creator to work on the show, which ultimately helped the series to receive multiple seasons. The third season is officially confirmed and has begun its filming.

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