Apple’s Global Hit Comedy “Ted Lasso” Gets Early Season Three Renewal
Following its breakout first season and early second season renewal, Apple
TV+ has renewed “Ted Lasso” for a third season, ahead of its second season
start of production in London early January. Since its premiere on August
14, 2020, critics and fans globally have hailed the series as “terrific,"
“hilarious,” “heart-swelling” and “infectious.”
The Rotten Tomatoes Certified Fresh first season of “Ted Lasso” is now
available for viewers to binge on Apple TV+.
“Ted Lasso” stars Jason Sudeikis as Ted Lasso, a small-time college
football coach from Kansas hired to coach a professional soccer team in
England, despite having no experience coaching soccer. The series also
stars Hannah Waddingham, Brendan Hunt, Jeremy Swift, Juno Temple, Brett
Goldstein, Phil Dunster and Nick Mohammed.
In addition to starring, Sudeikis serves as executive producer, alongside
Bill Lawrence (“Scrubs”) via his Doozer Productions, in association with
Warner Bros. Television and Universal Television, a division of
NBCUniversal Content. Doozer’s Jeff Ingold also serves as an executive
producer with Liza Katzer as co-executive producer. The series was
developed by Sudeikis, Lawrence, Joe Kelly and Brendan Hunt, and is based
on the pre-existing format and characters from NBC Sports.