The Rain Season 3: Netflix Renewed for Final Season, 2020 Release

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The Rain Season 2 is now available on Netflix | Picture: Netflix

Netflix’s worldwide expansion has seen plenty of titles from such countries as Spain, India, and South Korea. The only full Netflix Original Danish series to date The Rain just aired it’s highly anticipated second season and left fans wanting even more. But has Netflix renewed The Rain for a second season? Let’s find out!

The Rain is a Danish Netflix Original post-apocalyptic series created by Jannik Tai Mosholt, Esben Toft Jacobsen, and Christian Potalivo. Post-apocalyptic titles have always been a popular concept and the Danish series definitely didn’t fail to impress upon the first outing. Filming took place across the Scandinavian nations of Denmark and Sweden, with cinematography handled by Jesper Tøffner and Rasmus Heise.

After a virus, carried by the rain, wipes out most of the world’s population, only a handful of the population remains. To escape from the virus, Danish siblings Simone and Rasmus took shelter in a bunker for 6 years before eventually emerging. Choosing to search for their father, a scientist who left them in the bunker but never returned to his children. Traversing across Denmark and Sweden the pair join a group of survivors, as they search for a safe place to hide from the rain and most importantly to find their father who just may have the cure.

The Rain Season 3 Netflix Renewal Status

Official Netflix Renewal Status: Renewed (Last Updated: 06/19/2019)

Much like Netflix’s other foreign series in a similar genre called Dark, The Rain has been given another season which will be its final outing.

It should come as no surprise that The Rain was renewed for its third and final season. From the narrative standpoint, a third season would reach the series natural conclusion.


Does the story warrant another season?

Don’t worry you won’t be finding any spoilers here but after shocking ending to the second season, there has to be another season to come!

The Rain season 3 Netflix Release Date

The third and final season of The Rain will be arriving Thursday, August 6th, 2020.

The second season consisted of six episodes, but the final season will have a total of ten.

Episodes have an approximate runtime of 45 minutes.

The Rain final season cast members

The following cast members have been confirmed to star in the final season of The Rain.

Role Cast Members Where Have I Seen/Heard Them Before?
Simone Anderson Alba August Becoming Astrid | Below the Surface | Jordskott
Rasmus Anderson Lucas Lynggaard Tønnesen Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes | Ildfugl | I stykker
Martin Mikkel Boe Følsgaard A Royal Affair | Land of Mine | The Legacy
Patrick Lukas Løkken One-Two-Three-Now!
Jean Sonny Lindberg The Legacy | Darkness: Those Who Kill | Anti
Sarah Clara Rosager Before the Frost | Misbehaviour | Journal 64
Fie Natalie Madueño Follow the Money | In Love and War | Warrior
Kira Evin Ahmad Beyond Dreams | Ring Mamma! | 112 Aina
Sten Johannes Kuhnke Force Majeure | Real Humans | The House That Jack Built
Stranger Boie Kratfeldt Follow the Money | The Charmer | The Reunion


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Jacob joined What's on Netflix in 2018 as a fulltime writer having worked in numerous other industries until that point. Jacob covers all things Netflix whether that's TV or movies but specializes in covering new anime and K-dramas. Resides in Norwich in the United Kingdom.