December 08, 2016  
Home > News > TV

Judd Apatow Hints at 'Girls' Season 3 Renewal

November 13, 2012 (7:32 am) GMT
The executive producer says that they're preparing to start filming the third season of the Lena Dunham-starring HBO comedy series.

"" hasn't premiered its second season yet, but HBO has possibly given a greenlight for a third installment of the critically acclaimed series. It's executive producer who lets the cat ouf of the bag as saying, "We're about to shoot the third season of 'Girls'," during an interview for The DP/30 Channel to promote his upcoming movie "".

Apatow doesn't share further details of the potential third season, but Deadline reports that HBO has been working on to bring back executive producer Jenni Konner for another season of the new hit comedy. Once Konner's deal is sealed, the show will move on to lock the writing staff in anticipation of the third season.

In a statement released after Apatow hints at the impending season 3, HBO neither denies nor confirms the early pickup. "We're looking forward to the launch of season two and hope to have good news shortly thereafter," a representative for the cable channel says.

HBO ordered a second season of "Girls" in April, when the show was in the middle of airing its inaugural season. Production for the second chapter wrapped up in September and the -starring series will return Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 9 P.M.

More Girls News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Watch 'Carpool Karaoke' With Madonna and Find Out Juicy Detail of Her Night Out With Michael Jackson
  2. Major Lazer Mashes Up Biggest Hits of the Year for YouTube Rewind 2016 Video
  3. John Cena Promises to Destroy 'Saturday Night Live' in New Promo
  4. Katy Perry Joins Jennifer Aniston at 'Office Christmas Party' L.A. Premiere
  5. Kardashian Sisters Try to Block Blac Chyna From Trademarking Their Family Name. How She Reacts?
  6. Nick Cannon Hits Back at Dane Cook Who Shamed Him for Wearing Turban
  7. Johnny Depp Dubbed Hollywood's Most Overpaid Actor Again by Forbes
  8. 'The Bachelor' Season 21 Cast Photos: Meet 30 Girls Vying for Nick Viall's Heart