It's been three years since American hero Alex Parrish has had to navigate the dangerous waters of the Central Intelligence Agency and put her life on the line for her country. She has been living a peaceful, anonymous life somewhere in Italy. However, Alex is forced to abandon this idyllic existence when Ryan persuades her to help him rescue Shelby from a notorious international arms dealer known only as The Widow, who is holding her hostage – and in exchange for her release she demands something that only Alex can provide. Ryan and Alex recruit Owen and Harry to help rescue their friend and defeat the villain. To help the cause, Owen brings in former agent Jocelyn Turner, who has her own dark past with The Widow. A whole new future lies ahead for this team when they agree to work together as an elite black-ops task force. The thrilling, heart-stopping adventures continue.
The following five series regulars are all confirmed to be back for the upcoming season; Priyanka Chopra, Jake McLaughlin, Johanna Braddy, Russell Tovey and Blair Underwood. The new series regulars for this season include; Marlee Matlin and Alan Powell.
On May 15, 2017, ABC renewed Quantico for a third season, which is set to consist of 13 episodes. As part of the renewal process, it was revealed that Joshua Safran will exit from his role as the primary showrunner of the show. He will be credited as a consultant in the upcoming season of Quantico.
On June 15, 2017, it was reported by Hollywood Reporter, that Yasmine Al Massri will be exiting the show in the third season of Quantico. The actress will not be reprising her roles as Raina and Nimah Amin in the upcoming season. On the same day, it was reported by TVLine that Pearl Thusi would also not be returning for the third season. On June 21, 2017, it was announced that Michael Seitzman was cast as the new show runner for the series.
On July 31, 2017, it was announced by Deadline that Marlee Matlin will join the show as a series regular in the third season of Quantico. She will star in the role of ex-FBI agent, Jocelyn Turner. On August 15, 2017, it was announced by Deadline that Russell Tovey is confirmed to reprise his role as Harry Doyle in the third season of Quantico. On October 1, 2017, it was confirmed by TVLine that certain scenes of the third season premiere, The Conscience Code will be shot on location in Italy. On October 24, 2017, it was confirmed via an Instagram post, that Jay Armstrong Johnson is set to reprise his role as Will Olsen in the third season of Quantico. On November 21, 2017, it was announced by Deadline that Alan Powell will join the show as a series regular in the third season of Quantico. He will star in the role of FBI undercover agent, Mike McQuigg. On December 6, 2017, it was announced by Deadline that Amber Skye Noyes will join the show in the third season of Quantico. She will star in the recurring role of Celine Fox.
On January 5, 2018, it was announced that ABC confirmed the official synopsis for the third season. On January 8, it was confirmed by Hollywood Reporter, that the first episode of the season will premiere on Thursday, April 26, 2018. On January 17, 2018, it was announced by Deadline that Vandit Bhatt will join the show in the third season of Quantico. He will star in the recurring role of Jagdeep Patel. On February 16, 2018, it was confirmed by TVLine that Aunjanue Ellis has exited the series.
On March 10, 2018, it was confirmed by the show-runner, Michael Seitzman that the last few episodes of the third season will be shot on location in Ireland.
Although production is underway in New York, the Quantico writers’ room moved from New York to Los Angeles prior to the filming of the third season.
Filming for the third season started on October 10, 2017. This information was confirmed by Priyanka Chopra. Filming production for the third season concluded on April 21, 2018.
- Alex will be in prison at some point.
|Season Premiere||Season Finale|
|3||13||April 26, 2018||July 19, 2018|
|No.||Ep.||Title||Original air date||U.S. viewers|
|1||1||The Conscience Code||April 26, 2018||TBA|
|2||2||Fear and Flesh||May 3, 2018||TBA|
|3||3||Hell's Gate||May 10, 2018||TBA|
|4||4||Spy Games||May 17, 2018||TBA|
|5||5||The Blood of Romeo||May 24, 2018||TBA|
|6||6||The Heavens Fall||May 31, 2018||TBA|
|7||7||Bullet Train||June 7, 2018||TBA|
|8||8||Deep Cover||June 14, 2018||TBA|
|9||9||Fear Feargach||June 21, 2018||TBA|
|10||10||No Place is Home||June 28, 2018||TBA|
|11||11||The Art of War||July 5, 2018||TBA|
|12||12||Ghosts||July 12, 2018||TBA|
|13||13||Who Are You?||July 19, 2018||TBA|
- United States: April 26, 2018 - July 19, 2018