The Emmy®-Winning Comedy Sensation “HACKS” Returns for Season 3

The Emmy®-Winning Comedy Sensation "HACKS" Returns for Season 3

After a year of eager anticipation, fans of the critically acclaimed comedy series “HACKS” can mark their calendars as the show gears up for its highly awaited third season premiere on Thursday, May 2, exclusively on Max. With a nine-episode lineup, this season promises to deliver the same razor-sharp wit and comedic brilliance that earned the show its prestigious Emmy® awards.

The third season picks up where it left off, with Deborah Vance, portrayed by the incomparable Jean Smart, reveling in the glory of her stand-up special’s success. Meanwhile, Hannah Einbinder’s character, Ava, sets her sights on fresh opportunities back in the bustling city of Los Angeles. As the dynamic duo navigates the ups and downs of their respective careers and personal lives, viewers can expect a rollercoaster ride of laughter, heart, and unfiltered honesty.

Joining Smart and Einbinder are a talented ensemble cast, including Paul W. Downs, Megan Stalter, Carl Clemons-Hopkins, Kaitlin Olson, Christopher McDonald, Mark Indelicato, Rose Abdoo, and Lorenza Izzo. Adding to the excitement, the third season boasts an array of guest stars, such as Helen Hunt, Christina Hendricks, Christopher Lloyd, Dan Bucatinsky, George Wallace, and Tony Goldwyn, each bringing their unique flair to the series.

Behind the scenes, “HACKS” is helmed by an award-winning team of creators and producers. The show is created and shown by Emmy winners Paul W. Downs, Lucia Aniello, and Jen Statsky, who continue to steer the ship with their unparalleled vision and comedic genius. Executive produced by Downs and Aniello through their Paulilu banner, alongside Statsky via First Thought Productions, the series also counts on the expertise of Emmy® winners Michael Schur, David Miner, and Morgan Sackett.

Produced under the banner of Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, “HACKS” remains a testament to the power of collaboration and innovation in the world of television. With its sharp writing, stellar performances, and timely exploration of the entertainment industry’s inner workings, the show continues to captivate audiences and critics alike, solidifying its status as a true gem in the realm of comedy.

So mark your calendars and prepare for a comedy extravaganza as “HACKS” returns to Max for its highly anticipated third season. With two episodes premiering on May 2, followed by new installments every week, the season culminates in a finale on May 30, promising to leave viewers craving for more of the comedic brilliance that has become synonymous with the series.

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