fans of superhero black comedy shows boys There’s plenty to celebrate, because the upcoming season of Amazon Prime Video’s smash hit will almost certainly not be the last.
Taking an ironic look at modern America while deftly using familiar comic book archetypes, boys The show, which debuted in 2019, has become one of the best Prime Video shows over the course of three seasons.
Filming for Season 4 has been underway for the past few months, and showrunner Eric Kripke twitter on sunday (opens in a new tab) It was revealed that filming is about to begin on the finale in Toronto.
Some concerned fans then asked Kripke if he meant the whole show was coming to an end, before reassuring them with the message they had been hoping for.
Because you are asking! We started shooting at the end of August. I’m here to prepare and direct the season 4 finale. No, not the series finale, there will be more! Most importantly, S4 premieres… sometime in the future in our discernible reality. @PrimeVideo @SPTV https://t.co/UgNBPZKlCTFebruary 12, 2023
Earlier in his timeline, Kripke revealed that the S4 finale episode will be titled “Assassination Run,” adding that it will likely premiere later this year.
Analysis: Prime Video is right to keep the good stuff going
While this comes as a relief to fans, the news that we’re ready to have more Karl Urban barking the C-word every few minutes doesn’t come as much of a surprise.
like terminal list and Arrival Viewership has been strong in recent months, but there are really few business cards on Amazon Prime right now compared to the growing premium content on rivals Netflix, Disney Plus, and Apple TV Plus.
no better example boys The show’s breakout hit status and its importance to Amazon came amid data released last month by data insights firm Nielsen, which showed that the show outperformed all of Marvel Studios’ Disney+ series to become last year’s top franchise. The most watched superhero show.
No. 11 original streaming show of all genres in 2022, and while the show trails the top 10 Netflix titles, it still beats big names like Disney Plus moon knight, Ms. Marvel and she-hulk and Amazon’s own super-budget Tolkien epic The Lord of the Rings: The Ring of Power.
Upcoming Superhero School spin-off series fifth generation may keep fans boys Meanwhile, Amazon execs will no doubt be counting down the clock until the next main show is ready to kick off and give Prime a much-needed boost over the other best streaming services.
More peripheral content boysread our in-depth conversation with Kripke and the season 3 cast for the show’s latest installment.