Dark Winds Season 3: Get Ready to Watch the Third Installment of the Crime Drama!



The fans of George RR Martin are eagerly waiting to watch the adoption of his famous books. Initially, we got Game of Thrones, one of the most epic series that has made history for being one of the highly rated and top-viewed shows in the world, and then its spinoff, house of Dragons was released, again inspiring the audience towards the series and creating a history of being a top-rated series of all time.

There is no doubt that the author has gained enormous success because of his incredible books that resulted in the release of superhit series like the above. While we know that these two are some of the top series in the world, there is another series called Dark Winds, which is produced by him. 

With a robust team, including some of the known personalities of Hollywood, fans are vulnerable to see how the story of the show will move forward in the future. Of course, the ending of the series has given hope to the audience regarding the potential future of the show. Here is everything you need to know about Dark Winds Season Three.


  • Psychological thriller
  • Western noir thriller
  • Crime drama
Created by Graham Roland
Based on Leaphorn & Chee series

by Tony Hillerman

  • Zahn McClarnon
  • Kiowa Gordon
  • Jessica Matten
  • Deanna Allison
  • Rainn Wilson
  • Elva Guerra
  • Jeremiah Bitsui
  • Eugene Brave Rock
  • Noah Emmerich
  • Nicholas Logan
Country of origin United States
Original languages
  • English
  • Navajo
No. of seasons 2
No. of episodes 12
Executive producers
  • Graham Roland
  • Zahn McClarnon
  • George R. R. Martin
  • Robert Redford
  • Anne Hillerman
  • Tina Elmo
  • Vince Gerardis
  • Vince Calandra
  • Chris Eyre
  • John Wirth
  • Jim Chory
Production location New Mexico
Running time 39–53 minutes
Production companies
  • Rolling Cactus Inc.
  • Eleventh Northwest
  • Startling Television
  • Tina Elmo Productions
  • Fevre River Packet Co.
  • Wildwood Enterprises
  • AMC Studios
  • AMC
  • AMC+
Release June 12, 2022 –


What is the Release Date of Dark Winds Season 3?

The AMC’s psychological new western drama series has officially announced its renewal. Yes, you guessed it right. Win season three is officially on the way to its release. The first two chapters of the series have already drawn the attention of the worldwide audience, making the series one of the most popular on the channel.

The executive producer Chris Eyre revealed that there is a lot to unfold regarding the series. In an interview, he revealed his thoughts on the show and said, “I don’t feel like we’ve hit our stride with this series.”

Unfortunately, at the time of writing, we don’t have any official release date for the upcoming season of the show. We believe that the series will hit the screen in mid-2025. Currently, the filming of the series is under process, and once it is finalized, all the other details regarding the issue will be updated.

Who Will be the Cast of Dark Winds Season 3?

As the third season is officially announced, here is the cast of that you must know about the show.

  • Zahn McClarnon as Joe Leaphorn,
  • Kiowa Gordon as Jim Chee,
  • Jessica Matten as Bernadette Manuelito,
  • Deanna Allison as Emma Leaphorn,
  • Rainn Wilson as Dan “Devoted Dan” DeMarco
  • Elva Guerra as Sally Growing Thunder
  • Jeremiah Bitsui as James Tso / Hoski
  • Eugene Brave Rock as Frank Nakai
  • Noah Emmerich as Leland Whitover
  • Nicholas Logan as Colton Wolf
  • Natalie Benally as Natalie Bluehouse
  • DezBaa’ as Helen Atcitty
  • Ryan Begay as Guy Atcitty
  • John Diehl as B.J. Vines
  • Jonathan Adams as Lester
  • Rob Tepper as Pete Samuels
  • Amelia Rico as Ada Growing Thunder
  • Jeri Ryan as Rosemary Vines
  • A Martinez as Sheriff Gordo Sena
  • Jacqueline Byers as Mary Landon

Dark Winds Season 3 Plot: What to Expect with the show?

Dark Winds was released in 2022 and became an instant hit because of its unique storyline and well-developed plot. The show has officially released its second season after beginning overwhelming response from viewers around the world. The critically acclaimed series is based on Tony Hillerman’s Leaphorn & Chee book series.

AMC executive Dan McDermott said in a statement announcing Dark Winds’ season three renewal: “We started this journey with very high hopes for this series, given the remarkable source material and extraordinary creative team behind it, and it has delivered on every level.

“From the beloved novels to an incredibly collaborative producing team that includes Robert Redford, George RR Martin, showrunner John Wirth, and star Zahn McClarnon, to the entire cast and crew, there is so much storytelling yet to come in this universe. Thanks to the fans for embracing this series and the critics for celebrating and shining a light on it.”

Dark Winds Season 3 Official Trailer

Want to watch the trailer? Even though the third season of the show is confirmed, there is no trailer for the series yet. Till then, you can stream season 1 of the show and find out everything here.

Where to watch the show?

The Dark Winds is officially available to stream on Amazon Prime Video.

Not only this but the steaming platform is filled with a lot of incredible shows that will help you to understand the show better. If you want any updates regarding the shows, then we are here to help you out. Head to trending news buzz and find out everything about the series there.

What are the Ratings of the show?

There are a lot of people who are excited to watch the upcoming season of the series, but if you are new to the show and have not streamed the first two seasons, then here are the ratings. Take a look at the online rating of the show and find out everything.

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Final Verdict

Dark Winds has officially announced that they are moving forward with the story and filming for the third installment. There are major chances for the third season to be released in 2025. As of now, we don’t have any official release date for the third installment, but if there comes any news, we will make sure to let you know through this article.

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