IFC announced today that the third season of David Cross’ comedy Todd Margaret will premiere on January 7. The first three episodes of the six-episode series will air back-to-back beginning at 10 PM, with the remaining three episodes premiering the following week on January 14 at 10 PM.
The tale of an American’s business snafus in London picks up after Todd Margaret reluctantly blew up the world at the close of Season 2. Jack McBrayer (30 Rock) joins the cast and guest stars Will Arnett (BoJack Horseman), Blake Harrison (The Inbetweeners 2), Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe), Amber Tamblyn (Two and a Half Men) and Russ Tamblyn (Django Unchained) return to the series playing familiar characters… with a twist.
Season one delivered over one million total viewers while the second season jumped 50% to nearly 1.6 million viewers, according to the network. IFC is airing a Thanksgiving Day marathon of all 12 episodes of seasons 1 and 2 ahead of the season 3 debut. IFC will also air the first two seasons weekly with two episodes airing every Thursday night at 10 and 10:30 PM beginning Thursday, November 26.
Todd Margaret is produced for IFC by Merman in the UK. The series is written by Cross, Shaun Pye and Mark Chappell. The producer for Merman is Clelia Mountford and David Cross is an executive producer. Zodiak Rights distributes Todd Margaret internationally.
Todd Margaret is based on an original series by RDF Television, part of the Zodiak Media Group.