The upcoming third season of HBO’s The White Lotus has announced its cast, promising an exciting new chapter in the Emmy-winning series. While fans may be disappointed that Jennifer Coolidge’s character from season two won’t be making a return, the new season boasts an impressive lineup. Leslie Bibb, Dom Hetrakul, Jason Isaacs, Michelle Monaghan, Parker Posey, and Tayme Thapthimthong are set to lead the ensemble, continuing the show’s tradition of featuring a fresh cast each season.
Season three will transport viewers to a different White Lotus resort, this time set against the stunning backdrop of Thailand. The production is scheduled to commence in locations including Koh Samui, Phuket, and Bangkok. HBO, in collaboration with the Tourism Authority of Thailand, aims to bring to life the creative vision of Mike White, the series’ creator, writer, director, and executive producer. David Bernad and Mark Kamine also return as executive producers.
The Tourism Authority of Thailand expressed excitement about showcasing the country’s natural beauty, historical sites, and diverse landscapes. They anticipate that the show will further enhance Thailand’s reputation as a top filming location and a hub for experience-based tourism.
The White Lotus first captivated audiences with its debut season in July 2021, set in Hawaii. The second season, which premiered in December 2022, took the drama to Sicily. While the release date for the third season hasn’t been announced yet, fans are eagerly anticipating another round of intriguing storytelling and character dynamics.