Hulu Rami is one of those shows that burst onto the stage and offered an immersive and unique viewing experience from the start. Focused on the titular character Ramy Hassan and his struggles growing up in a first-generation Egyptian-American household, the series tackled a subject that had rarely been covered on popular television, and it did so with a critical and multi-faceted lens. Created by Ramy Youssef, the show has been on hiatus since the end of the second season in 2020. After the tumultuous events of the season two finale, Ramy remained at a personal low. Now, the Hulu Original Series returns for Season 3 with a September 30, 2022 release date. Here’s everything we know so far about the highly anticipated third season of the comedy-drama television series.
Watch the Ramy Season 3 trailer
The trailer for Rami Season 3 was released online on September 14, 2022, giving fans their best look yet at the long-awaited new season. The trailer, with its own voice-over narrator, promises that Season 3 will maintain the spirit that made the first two seasons so celebrated.
Following the tumultuous events of the season 2 finale, we find Ramy at a personal low after cheating on his bride-to-be with his cousin the night before their wedding. After being chewed up by his wife-to-be, his sheikh/mentor and his cousin, the road ahead seemed dark. Series creator Ramy Youssef told Entertainment Weekly during a 2020 season 2 episode synopsis, “Ramy is really going to be dealing with who he is a lot more clearly than we’ve ever seen, and he needs to understand what his.” actual connection to him is belief.” Youssef ends his comments on the end of Season 2 by pointing out an area of growth for the character in Season 3. “He means well and I’ll never take that away from him, but he has to recognizing that this is not the case is sufficient.” When it releases, the Season 3 trailer will most likely hint at how Ramy needs to grow and reflect on those experiences before he can be truly happy.
Season 3 of Rami Coming September 30 exclusively to Hulu. It will consist of 10 new episodes. These will be the first in over 2 years when Season 2 of Rami Premiering on Friday, May 29, 2020.
Who is in the cast of Ramy Season 3?
Thankfully, Season 3’s core cast remains unchanged. It will focus on Ramy and the rest of the Hassan family. The family dynamic between these characters is part of what makes the series special: each character has a unique set of issues and a way of coming to terms with their own personal struggles, which in many ways represents many facets of the Egyptian-American immigrant experience . Ramy Youssef plays the eponymous Ramy Hassan. Amr Waked (El Cid) returns to play the role of Farouk Hassan, Ramy’s father. Hiam Abbass returns as Maysa Hassan, Ramy’s mother. May Calamawy returns as Dena Hassan, Ramy’s sister. Finally, Laith Nakli reprises his role as Ramy’s uncle Naseem. Promoted to a series regular in Season 2, Nakli will feature prominently this season as she focuses on Naseem and Ramy’s burgeoning diamond business. Other actors reprising their roles from previous seasons are Steve way, Mohammed Amerand David Merhejeplaying Ramy’s Best Friends.
One of the biggest headlines for Season 2 was the announcement of Mahershala Ali‘s prominent role and the Season 3 trailer confirm his return. Although the size of his role in season 3 is unknown, after the events of season 2 there seems to be room for his character to return, even if it’s just for one episode. Regardless of whether Ali returns for Season 3, a name has already been announced that’s got fans buzzing. Season 3 will be joined by a Dutch-Palestinian international supermodel Bella Hadid in a recurring role on the show. This will be her first acting role.
Another new addition to the series in Season 3 is Julius Sergi. Known for his work on war dogs and the series Key & PeeleSergi will play Ramy’s new business partner, Yuval.
What is the background behind Ramy?
The show was created primarily by Ramy Youssef with the assistance of Ari Katcher and Ryan Welch. Youssef is credited as a writer, director, executive producer, creator and leading actor. He won a Golden Globe for Outstanding Actor in a Musical or Comedy Television Series for his role. Next to RamiYoussef recently co-wrote the comedy series Mon with stand-up comedian Mo Amer, which follows the life of a Palestinian refugee in Houston, Texas. Mon Premiered on Netflix on August 24, 2022. Youssef also has an animated series in the works for Prime Video that will focus on Islamic culture, although the show doesn’t have a title or release date at this time.
The series is produced by none other than the renowned studio A24. The award-winning studio behind it moonlight also has a growing list of television series, including the HBO hit euphoria.
Alongside Youssef, Katcher and Welch Rami is executive produced by Christopher Speicher, Tyson Bidner, Adel KamaI, Amir Sulaimanand Jerrod Carmichael.
What is the plot of Ramy Season 3?
Hulu’s recap of Season 3 can be read below:
The series follows first-generation Egyptian-American Ramy Hassan (Youssef) and his family on their spiritual journey in their politically divided New Jersey neighborhood. Ramy continues to bring a new perspective to the screen as he explores the challenges of what it is like between a religious community that believes life is a moral test and a millennial generation that doubts there is even life after gives to death to be imprisoned. In season three, his family must grapple with having led a life devoted to worldly concerns – and, in some cases, lies – while Ramy all but abandons his spiritual journey and instead devotes himself to him and his uncle’s diamond business.