Syfy has renewed 12 Monkeys for a 10-episode third season, EW confirms.
Jeff Wachtel, chief content officer of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment and president of Universal Cable Productions, said of the renewal:
“This season of 12 Monkeys has proven to be a breakthrough. From its epic storytelling to its grand aesthetic, Terry and the cast and crew have invested boundless energy and passion, and it showed. New legions of fans will discover what devoted viewers already know: It’s one of the best shows on television.”
Chris McCumber, president, entertainment networks, added:
“In two short seasons, 12 Monkeys has become a cult favorite series. Terry and the cast and crew have brought to life a rich world not confined by boundaries of time, with multi-dimensional characters whose motivations for saving the world are deeply personal and intensely relatable. It’s exactly the type of smart, on-the-edge-of-your-seat entertainment we want to bring to Syfy viewers.”