Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Rejoice Humans fans. AMC has confirmed the renewal of the show’s third season. Of course, after ending season 2 on a cliffhanger, a new season was due. Shooting for the new season will begin later this year and subsequently, Humans season 3 will begin airing in 2018. Humans season 3 returning in 2018 Humans is a British television series created by Sam Vincent and Jonathan Brackley, and produced jointly by AMC in the United States, and Channel 4 and Kudos in Britain. The shows explore a parallel world where the lines between humans and robots are narrow and almost non-existent. The show is based on a Swedish original called Real Humans. Speaking on the renewal of the Humans, AMC and SundanceTV original programming and development president Joel Stillerman said: “Humans provides a thrilling look at the evolution of technology and its effect on society. The critical response to season two celebrates the creative vision, dynamic storytelling and compelling portrayals shared by the writers, producers and actors. We are pleased to continue our collaboration with Channel 4 and Kudos and look forward to season three.” The show will be executive produced by Derek Wax, Emma Kingsman-Lloyd, Sam Vincent and Jonathan Brackley for Kudos in association with Wild Mercury Productions, Lars Lundstrom and Henrik Widman for Matador Films. While the international distribution is handled by Endemol Shine International and the season is being produced by Vicki Delow for Kudos, reports Deadline. Emily Berrington, Colin Morgan, Gemma Chan, Ivanno Jeremiah, Tom Goodman-Hill and Katherine Parkinson will hopeful return in Humans season 3. Beth Willis, Channel 4’s drama head expressed her delightment on the news: “I can’t wait to see what the extraordinarily talented Sam and Jon do next with this show – no doubt it will be as insightful, surprising and addictive as ever. It’s a privilege to work with them, Kudos, AMC and our superb cast once again.” Besides Humans, AMC has the following series – The Walking Dead, Fear the Walking Dead, spin-offs Better Call Saul, Into the Badlands and Preacher.