YOU Season 3 was cancelled by Lifetime for it received low ratings and was ultimately shifted to Netflix. The streaming service had been the network’s international partner which made the move possible.
Another reason for Netflix taking over the show is that Lifetime wants to shift it’s focus to movies now. So, YOU Season 3 will now be a Netflix Original.
Netflix has also shared that YOU will have around 40 million members and more who will steam it on the streaming platform. The streaming giant is now interested in sharing ratings which it was not interested in till now. It seems that the executives are too excited to keep the ratings with themselves. It’s easy to publicize a show using numbers.
YOU Season 3 Renewal Paved by Netflix Ratings
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It’s impressive to see the difference these numbers will make to the show. The story of YOU is focused on Joe, a creepy stalker. He is after Becky so badly that he would kill for her. If you have already watched the show, you know how thrilling it is or else you are in for a huge surprise.
YOU Season 3 Release Possibility Revealed
After watching YOU Season 1, fans want to know what will happen next. But they will have to wait for some time as the next season is a month away from filming. Sera Gamble voiced her opinion regarding the third season of the show. She said,
Absolutely it could come back for season three. I will say that we have an idea for season three that is SO exciting that people talk about it in the [writer’s] room everyday. So my fingers are crossed… I’ll just say, I hope we get the chance to keep making the show.