3 October 2012 9:07 AM, PDT | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

"Strike Back," the British/American action series that airs in the U.S. on Cinemax, will be back for a third season. The HBO-owned network announced Wednesday that the show, which follows members of a British special ops unit and has a small but dedicated following here, will return in 2013 for a new 10-episode season that will shoot in Hungary and South Africa. Production partner Sky will broadcast the show in the UK. Executive producer Andy Harries, series producer Michael Casey and head of production Marigo Kehoe will all be returning, as will director Michael Bassett (“Silent Hill: Revelation 3D”) and writers Simon Burke (“Persuasion”), James Dormer (“Mi-5”) and Richard Zajdlic (“EastEnders”). Cast announcements are being held because they may spoil upcoming episodes of the current season, which is airing right now on Cinemax. The show will also hold onto its confidential counterterrorism...


- Alison Willmore

Report a problem

Similar News Items

"EastEnders" (1985)
Michael J. Bassett
"Strike Back" (2010)

IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners