The year is 1994 and ballroom is a "distant memory" for Blanca, who is struggling "to balance being a mother with being a present partner to her new love, and her latest role as a nurse's aide." Elsewhere, ballroom emcee Pray Tell is dealing with "unexpected health burdens" while, in the ballroom scene, a "vicious new upstart house forces the House of Evangelista members to contend with their legacy."
To be added
- Mj Rodriguez as Blanca Evangelista
- Billy Porter as Pray Tell
- Dominique Jackson as Elektra Wintour
- Indya Moore as Angel Evangelista
- Dyllon Burnside as Ricky Wintour
- Hailie Sahar as Lulu Ferocity
- Angel Bismark Curiel as Lil Papi Evangelista
- Jason A. Rodriguez as Lemar Khan
- Jeremy Pope as Christopher
- Ryan Jamaal Swain as Damon Evangelista
- Jeremy McClain as Cubby Wintour
- Leiomy Maldonado as Florida Ferocity
- Jack Mizrahi as Jack Mizrahi
- Angelica Ross as Candy Ferocity
|On The Run||Janet Mock||Steven Canals & Janet Mock||May 2, 2021||3x01|
|1994. With the AIDS epidemic reaching fever pitch, Blanca finds purpose working as a nurse's aide at Roosevelt Hospital alongside her new love, Christopher. But Blanca's history with a new patient leads to a challenging ordeal. Meanwhile, Lemar shakes up the ballroom community when he becomes father to the unruly House of Khan forcing the House of Evangelista to consider reassembling.|
|Intervention||Steven Canals||Steven Canals & Our Lady J||May 2, 2021||3x02|
|When Pray Tell's alcoholism leads to expected consequences, Blanca stages a much-needed intervention. Meanwhile, Blanca nervously prepares to meet Christopher's parents.|
|The Trunk||Tina Mabry||Janet Mock & Brad Falchuk||May 9, 2021||3x03|
|After she is unjustly arrested, Elektra convinces Blanca to aid in disposing of the trunk in her closet before law enforcement finds it.|
|Take Me To Church||Janet Mock||Janet Mock & Steven Canals & Brad Falchuk||May 16, 2021||3x04|
|After a startling health update, Pray Tell returns home to reconnect with his birth family.|
|Something Borrowed, Something Blue||Steven Canals||Steven Canals & Brad Falchuk||May 23, 2021||3x05|
|A visit from an old friend complicates Angel and Papi's wedding plans. Meanwhile, Elektra expands her business with the help of her new, shady, associates.|
|Something Old, Something New||Janet Mock||Janet Mock||May 30, 2021||3x06|
|While the dust settles on their unforeseen life change, Papi adjusts to being a guardian and Angel seeks guidance from an unexpected source.|
|Series Finale||Steven Canals||Ryan Murphy & Brad Falchuk & Steven Canals & Janet Mock & Our Lady J||June 6, 2021||3x07|
|When Blanca discovers an HIV clinical trial is denying access to people of color, she joins ACT UP in an effort to get Pray Tell the medication.|
- Ryan Murphy reveals that the season will have another time leap, but hopes to conclude the series in 1996.
- Billy Porter is set to direct an episode in the upcoming season.
- Janet Mock returns to direct an episode in the upcoming season.
- Production was halted temporarily due to coronavirus fears in March 2020.
- Ryan Murphy has cast Jeremy Pope in a role for the upcoming season.
- Steven Canals has expressed that certain aspects of the season, such as kissing and ball scenes, would be forgoed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
- Production for the season is set to resume in October 2020.
- The series will conclude with a 7-episode third season.
- Filming of the season wrapped on March 19, 2021.
- For the full collection of images, see here.
Behind the Scenes
- Variety - 'Pose' to End With Season 3 at FX (March 5, 2021)
- Twitter @FXNetworks - https://twitter.com/FXNetworks/status/1367841075814105094 (March 5, 2021)
- Twitter @PoseFX - https://twitter.com/PoseOnFX/status/1367837457543172100 (March 5, 2021)
- Twitter @PoseOnFX - https://twitter.com/PoseOnFX/status/1140757747241066496 (June 17, 2019)
- Deadline - 'Pose' Renewed For Season 3 By FX (June 17, 2019)
- Yahoo!News - Landmark LGBTQ series 'Pose' returning for 3rd and final season on May 2 (March 5, 2021)
- Twitter @janetmock - https://twitter.com/janetmock/status/1234603351125512194 (March 2, 2020)
- Twitter @PoseOnFX - https://twitter.com/PoseOnFX/status/1234600091421294592 (March 2, 2020)
- Pride - Netflix's 'Hollywood' Star Jeremy Pope Joins 'Pose' Season 3 Cast (April 24, 2020)
- Instinct - "Hollywood's" Jeremy Pope Signs On For "Pose" Season Three (April 25, 2020)
- Hollywood Reporter - Ryan Murphy's 'Hollywood': Meet the (Familiar) Cast of the Netflix Period Drama (April 22, 2020)
- Elle - Pose Season 3: Everything We Know (September 11, 2020)
- Harper's Bazaar - Pose Season 3: What We Know So Far (April 7, 2021)
- Twitter @jeremy_mcclain - https://twitter.com/jeremy_mcclain/status/1338533027379630084 (December 14, 2020)
- Twitter @StevenCanals - https://twitter.com/StevenCanals/status/1235279878997630976 (March 4, 2020)
- The Futon Critic - http://www.thefutoncritic.com/listings/20210407fx01/
- Twitter @PoseOnFX - https://twitter.com/PoseOnFX/status/1235267392327933952 (March 4, 2020)
- Twitter @StevenCanals - https://twitter.com/StevenCanals/status/1318946273177776128 (October 21, 2020)
- Twitter @StevenCanals - https://twitter.com/StevenCanals/status/1235993348529418240 (March 6, 2020)
- The Futon Critic - http://www.thefutoncritic.com/listings/20210412fx01/
- The Futon Critic - http://www.thefutoncritic.com/listings/20210419fx01/
- The Futon Critic - http://www.thefutoncritic.com/listings/20210426fx01/
- The Futon Critic - http://www.thefutoncritic.com/listings/20210503fx01/
- The Futon Critic - http://www.thefutoncritic.com/listings/20210510fx02/
- Los Angeles Times - The one scene that explains all of 'Pose,' according to showrunner Steven Canals (May 12, 2021)
- Shadow and Act - 'Pose' Will Have Another Time Jump Leading Into Season 3, Ryan Murphy Also Reveals Which Year Series Could Wrap (August 12, 2019)
- Variety - Billy Porter To Direct 'Pose' Season 3 Episode (September 25, 2019)
- Twitter @janetmock - https://twitter.com/janetmock/status/1235280146246098945 (March 4, 2020)
- Deadline - 'Empire', 'Pose', 'Queen Of the South', 'The Resident' & 'American Housewife' Shut Down Over Coronavirus (March 14, 2020)
- Instagram @mrrpmurphy https://www.instagram.com/p/B-AbUz4JZhH/ (March 21, 2020)
- Micky - 'Pose' season 3 will be making some changes amidst pandemic (June 10, 2020)
- WinkReport - Pose Season 3 Release Date and Production Updates: Cast, Trailer, and Everything We Know So Far! (June 10, 2020)
- Variety - 'Pose' Season 3 to Resume Production in October (September 8, 2020)
- Variety - Why 'Pose' Is Ending With Season 3 (April 26, 2021)
- Variety - How 'Pose' Paved the Way for Better TV Representation -- In Front and Behind the Camera (April 23, 2021)
- Twitter @StevenCanals - https://twitter.com/StevenCanals/status/1373337426190565380 (March 20, 2021)