Aziz Ansari’s Master of None returns to Netflix for Season 3 in May

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Fans following Netflix’s Queue Twitter account were quite surprised on Wednesday when it was confirmed that Master of None is returning in May.

Created by Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang, the show debuted in 2015 to critical acclaim from fans and critics alike, following Ansari’s character Dev, a stand-up comedian from New York City.

The second season didn’t arrive on Netflix until 2017, although the third season would focus on Lena Waithe’s character Denise. Variety.

Surprise: Fans following Netflix's Queue Twitter account got quite a surprise on Wednesday when Master of None was confirmed to return in May

Surprise: Fans following Netflix’s Queue Twitter account got quite a surprise on Wednesday when Master of None was confirmed to return in May

Denise: The second season didn't arrive on Netflix until 2017, although the third season would focus on Lena Waithe's character Denise, according to Variety.

Denise: The second season didn't arrive on Netflix until 2017, although the third season would focus on Lena Waithe's character Denise, according to Variety.

Denise: The second season didn’t arrive on Netflix until 2017, although the third season would focus on Lena Waithe’s character Denise, according to Variety.

Netflix has not revealed a specific release date, but Master of None was mentioned in an infographic that was posted on Netflix Queue Twitter, revealing what’s coming in May.

Netflix hasn’t confirmed any details about the story at this point, or if the new season will focus more on Denise than Dev.

However, in early January, it was reported by Chortle that the third season will feature Ansari and that it will be filmed in London, where Ansari now lives.

No date: Netflix has not revealed a specific release date, but Master of None was mentioned in an infographic posted to Netflix Queue Twitter revealing what's coming in May

No date: Netflix has not revealed a specific release date, but Master of None was mentioned in an infographic posted to Netflix Queue Twitter revealing what's coming in May

No date: Netflix has not revealed a specific release date, but Master of None was mentioned in an infographic posted to Netflix Queue Twitter revealing what’s coming in May

That report also claimed that British actress Naomi Ackie (The End of the F *** ing World, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker) has signed on for an unspecified role.

Production actually started in London last year, although it was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, although it is unclear when filming will resume.

When asked about a third season in May, Ansari timidly suggested that a new season was underway, saying: [during lockdown], it’s pretty lazy right? ‘

New Season: When asked about a third season in May, Ansari hesitantly suggested that a new season was underway, saying, `` If I'm not writing something now [during lockdown], it's pretty lazy right?  '

New Season: When asked about a third season in May, Ansari hesitantly suggested that a new season was underway, saying, `` If I'm not writing something now [during lockdown], it's pretty lazy right?  '

New Season: When asked about a third season in May, Ansari hesitantly suggested that a new season was underway, saying, “ If I’m not writing something now [during lockdown], it’s pretty lazy right? ‘

In 2017, Ansari suggested that he would need a long hiatus after season 2 if he ever wanted to play a third season.

‘I don’t know if we’re going to do season three. I wouldn’t be surprised if I needed a long break before I could get back to it, ”he told Vulture.

‘I have to become a different boy before writing a third season is my personal thought, I have to get married or have a child or something. I have nothing else to say about being single in New York as a young man and eating food in town all the time, ”he joked.

Long break: In 2017, Ansari suggested he needed a long break after season 2 if he ever wanted to do a third season

Long break: In 2017, Ansari suggested he needed a long break after season 2 if he ever wanted to do a third season

Long break: In 2017, Ansari suggested he needed a long break after season 2 if he ever wanted to do a third season

Other man: 'I have to become a different man before writing a third season is my personal thought, I have to get married or have a child or something.  I have nothing else to say about being a young man who is single in New York and eats food in town all the time, ”he joked.

Other man: 'I have to become a different man before writing a third season is my personal thought, I have to get married or have a child or something.  I have nothing else to say about being a young man who is single in New York and eats food in town all the time, ”he joked.

Other man: ‘I have to become a different man before writing a third season is my personal thought, I have to get married or have a child or something. I have nothing else to say about being a young man who is single in New York and eats food in town all the time, ”he joked.

Ansari made headlines in 2018, a year after Season 2 debuted, when a woman shared an account of a date with Ansari, claimed he was aggressive and pressured her to have sex.

The story went viral and sparked controversy of its own, with some claiming it was just a bad date and others criticizing the comedian for his behavior.

Ansari eventually moved to London in 2018 and spoke briefly about the sexual misconduct controversy in his 2019 Netflix special Right Now.

‘Sometimes I felt scared. Sometimes I felt humiliated. Sometimes I felt ashamed. And in the end I just felt awful that this person felt that way, ‘he said.

Headlines: Ansari made headlines in 2018, a year after Season 2 debuted, when a woman shared an account of a date with Ansari, claimed he was aggressive and pressured her to have sex

Headlines: Ansari made headlines in 2018, a year after Season 2 debuted, when a woman shared an account of a date with Ansari, claimed he was aggressive and pressured her to have sex

Headlines: Ansari made headlines in 2018, a year after Season 2 debuted, when a woman shared an account of a date with Ansari, claimed he was aggressive and pressured her to have sex

Special: Ansari eventually moved to London in 2018 and briefly discussed the sexual misconduct controversy in his 2019 Netflix special Right Now

Special: Ansari eventually moved to London in 2018 and briefly discussed the sexual misconduct controversy in his 2019 Netflix special Right Now

Special: Ansari eventually moved to London in 2018 and briefly discussed the sexual misconduct controversy in his 2019 Netflix special Right Now

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