Delhi Crime Season 3 Release Date & Plot: Is The Emmy-Winning Crime Anthology Series Returning?

Delhi Crime is a Netflix original series that was released in 2019, directed by Richie Mehta, and produced by Golden Karavan, Film Karavan, Ivanhoe Productions, and Poor Man’s Production, Radhesh More was the casting director. Delhi Crime is based on the 2012 gang rape case that happened in Delhi. Delhi Crime is a popular and critically acclaimed series that was appreciated at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, and at the Primetime Emmy Awards in 2020. Delhi Crime became the first series to get an Emmy award.

Delhi Crime is renewed for a second season and is set to release in 2022, the series is highly popular and the viewers are keen on having a third season of Delhi Crime. Let’s look at the details regarding the third season of Delhi Crime.

Delhi Crime Season 3 Release Date

Delhi Crime Season 3 Release Date

A teaser for season 2 of Delhi Crime was released on Netflix India’s official YouTube channel a few days back, and the comments for the second season are really positive. The second season seems to be based on some murder case, and it all looks really thrilling.

Delhi Crime season 3 will come because the writer Sudhanshu Saria who has previously worked as a writer on the other season as well has said in an interview that season 3 of Delhi Crime will come, and the script writing for season 3 is done.

Name Of The ShowDelhi Crime
Season NumberSeason 3
GenreCrime, Drama, Anthology
Delhi Crime Season 1 Release Date22 March 2019
Delhi Crime Season 3 Release DateNot Announced

It is going to be interesting and exciting to see real-life crimes projected perfectly in the premise of the show, as the first season of Delhi Crime was based on a 2021 rape case, and season 2 of Delhi Crime seems to be focused on another crime, the story of season 3 will be exciting to watch as well. Many fans are expecting the second season to be more interesting than ever to watch on Netflix again. Delhi Crime Season 3 Release Date is not yet announced.

When Is Delhi Crime Season 3 Coming?

As we already mentioned, there is no confirmation whether we will see a new season or not. But we are here for you. There are great chances the show could get renewed, some of them include:

  • Storyline: If we talk about the story of the show, the creators have plenty of opportunities. Delhi crime is a show that doesn’t have to connect its new season to the previous season. Each season tells a different story based on true events that occurred in Delhi.
  • Fanbase: The fanbase of the show is enormous, So, if the creators are worrying about whether season 3 would do good or not, they wouldn’t have to. This is because Delhi crime has a popular fanbase.

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Delhi Crime Season 1 Recap

The first season of Delhi Crime was based on the infamous 2012 Delhi gang rape case, the incident was disheartening for the whole country. The story of the series is based on the 2012 Nirbhaya case when a girl was travelling with her friend via a bus, and there were around 6 people on the bus including the driver, conductor, cleaner, etc. The girl was raped and beaten to death, and her friend was also brutally wounded, the people on the bus threw both the girl and her friend out of the bus, and the people around her saved her and got her to a hospital, and the girl ended up being dead, and the whole story of Delhi Crime is based on that crime that is still scary to even think about.

The culprit in real life got the punishments, one of them was a minor and served in juvenile jail, one of the culprits did suicide while he was in prison, and the other four victims were sentenced to death and ended up getting executed on 20 March 2020.

Delhi Crime follows the life of Delhi Commissioner of Police Vartika Chaturvedi who is on a mission to find the suspects behind the rape case. The first season of Delhi Crime followed the situation after the rape case.

All the characters were really thrilling to watch in the series, and the series got an Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series, and the second season of Delhi Crime already seems to be the talk of the town, as the teaser already has more than 1 million views.

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Delhi Crime Season 2 Story

Director of Delhi Crime Richie Mehta has said earlier that Delhi Crime will follow a different story in every season but with the same cast. Season 2 of Delhi Crime will follow another crime with the same cast. Shefali Shah will be seen again in the role of DCP Vartika Chaudhary.

Delhi Crime Season 3 Cast

The cast is the soul of the crime thriller series, and without good actors, a good series can not be made. Delhi Crime has outstanding actors such as Shefali Shah as the DCP Vartika Chaudhary. The character of Vartika Chaudhary was inspired by Chhaya Sharma who was the DCP at the time of the real-life case. She is set to find the culprit behind the crimes. Shefali Shah is known for her role in movies such as Hasratein and Satya.

Rasika Duggal is seen in the role of an IPS trainee Neeti Singh, who supports Shefali Shah’s character Vartika. Rasika Duggal is famous for her role in television and movies but got recognition through web series such as Permanent Roommates, Made In Heaven, Mirzapur and A Suitable Boy. Aakash Dahiya is in the role of Devinder. Aakash Dahiya can be seen in movies such as Chillar Party, Highway, Tanu Weds Manu Returns etc. Adil Hussain is playing the character of Kumar Vijay a CP. He is known for his role in Life of Pi, English Vinglish, Lootera, etc.

Rajesh Thailang is in the role of Bhupendra Singh an inspector. Rajesh is known for movies such as Dev, Mangal Pandey: The Rising, Haseena Parker, and Panga, and Denzil Smith as Vishal Chaturvedi. Denzil Smith has previously worked in movies like Bombay Velvet, Jagga Jasoos, Baadshaho, etc, Yashaswini Dayyamma is in the character of Chandni. Yashaswini is known for her acting on a Dice Media series on YouTube and for her role in movies such as Love You Zindagi, Avijit Dutt as Gururaj Dixit.

Avijit was seen working in Jolly LLB 2, 2.0, and web series such as Inside Edge, etc. Gopal Dutt is playing the role of Sudhir Kumar. He has been seen working in movies such as Shubh Mangal Zyada Savdhan, Jabariya Jodi, and Love Per Square Foot, and web series such as The Office, Official Chukyagiri, etc. Sanjay Bishnoi is seen in the role of Akash, and Jaya Bhattacharya as Vimla Bhardwaj, known for shows such as Kyonki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Thapki Pyar Ki, and Pinjara Khubsurti ka, etc.

The secondary cast of season 1 of Delhi Crime was also filled with really talented actors such as Mridul Sharma as Jai Singh, Swati Bhatia as Ira, Anurag Arora as Jairaj, Vinod Sherawat as Vinod Tiwari, Ayush Sehgal as Arunesh, Gaurav Rana as Rakesh Verma, Abhilasha Singh as Deepika, Rhea Bedi as Smriti, Govind Singh as Amar Singh, Vipin Katyal as Arif and last but not the least Ashok Mehta in the role of a protestor.

Delhi Crime season 3 may witness the return of the main characters. Also, we can see some new faces in several other roles.

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Delhi Crime Awards

Delhi Crime is a critically acclaimed series it was premiered first in the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, Delhi Crime has gotten many awards such as iReel Awards for Best Drama Series, Best Actress Drama, Best Writing Drama, and Best Supporting Actor Drama in 2019, International Emmy Award for Best Drama series in 2020, and Asian Academy Creative Awards for Best Drama Series, Best Actress in a leading role, Best Original Programme, and Best Direction in 2020.

Ratings And Reviews

I don’t have to bring this to your attention, but as you can see from the graph above, the show has received a very fantastic rating. It got an 8.7 rating out of 10. This means the show has a good fanbase. You can see the demographical result below:

Where To Watch Delhi Crime Online?

Delhi Crime is available to stream on Netflix as it is a Netflix original series.

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Delhi Crime Season 3 Release Date: Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is season 3 coming for Delhi Crime?

Delhi Crime is not yet renewed for a season 3 yet.

2. Is Delhi Crime finished?

The first two seasons of Delhi crime are over, season 3 is yet to be announced.

3. Is Delhi Crime 2 based on a true story?

The whole Delhi crime series is based on true events. It covers various heartbreaking incidents that happened in Delhi.

4. Where To Watch Delhi Crime Season 3 Online?

The first two seasons of the show are available on Netflix, season 3 would probably release there too.

5. Who is Akash in Delhi Crime?

Akash Dahiya was seen in season 2 of Delhi Crime.

6. Is Delhi Crime Season 1 and 2 connected?

No, both seasons are not connected. Season one was based on 2012 Delhi rape case and season 2 was based on Chaddi Baniyan Gang.

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