It is time to begin to get used to the idea that there is not much left to say goodbye to the Hargreeves brothers, since Netflix has officially renewed ‘The Umbrella Academy’ for a fourth and final installment.
The series based on the comic by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá is one of the great successes of the streaming platform, but even so, the decision has been made to close it with the next season, which according to reveals dead line, Most of it would already be written.. The renewal comes a month after the premiere of the third season, which garnered excellent audience figures and dominated, together with ‘Stranger Things’, the weekly lists of the most watched series on the platform, with 124.5 million hours watched and five weeks on the top 10.
The Hargreeves brothers will return in full for this latest Apocalypse, with the confirmed return of Elliot Page, Robert Sheehan, Emmy Raver-Lampman, David Castañeda, Aidan Gallagher, Justin H. Min and Tom Hopper, as well as Ritu Arya and Colm Feore.
For now it is unknown when the last season will airbut considering that the script is still in the (advanced) phase and that the third has been released very recently, we will have to be patient.
‘The Umbrella Academy’ will come to an end again under the baton of executive producer and showrunner Steve Blackman, who in parallel is developing several new series for Netflix, such as ‘Horizon Zero Dawn’ and ‘Orbital’under its new agreement with the streaming giant to develop exclusive content together with its production company, Irish Cowboy.
“I’m so excited that the incredibly loyal fans of ‘The Umbrella Academy’ will be able to experience a fine ending to the Hargreeves brothers’ journey that began five years ago.”Blackman said in a statement via Deadline. “But before reaching that outcome, We have an incredible story lined up for Season 4, one that will have fans on the edge of their seats until the very last minutes.“.