Andy Williams once called the holiday season “the most wonderful time of the year,” but that good and hopeful feeling doesn’t always ring true for everyone. In some cases, when family and other loved ones get together to exchange gifts and rejoice in good news, something happens at the most inopportune moment that causes the celebration to end abruptly. You can see what we mean by watching one of the best TV dramas on Netflix, How to ruin Christmas.
The hilarious South African series, which first premiered on the platform in 2020, follows a wealthy, dysfunctional family and their ongoing struggle to enjoy a family get-together during the holiday season – usually lavish and loud – with no action. out of control. In the latest installment of the series, most of the main characters (along with a new cast member) get back together for another major milestone, with inevitably disastrous results. Below is a taste of all the chaos that you will see in How to ruin Christmas Season 3 – starting with where on the Netflix 2022 TV show schedule you can find it.
How to Ruin Christmas Season 3 Debuts on Netflix in December
It’s probably not surprising that a TV show called How to ruin Christmas , like its first two installments, streams on Netflix in December, just in time for the holiday season. Fans can consider this an early Christmas present, along with many of the Christmas movies currently streaming on Netflix if they choose.
More precisely, the premiere How to ruin Christmas Season 3 is out on the platform Friday, December 9, 2022. At this point, we can’t say how many episodes this season will consist of, but based on the three episodes of the first season and how the second part was told in four chapters, it’s likely to be another modest-sized batch. However, we can say with certainty where the new season will take place.
The plot of season 3 revolves around a children’s party
Despite its name, How to ruin Christmas is a series similar to Christmas movies such as tenacious in which the holiday itself is not really the focus of the story. The first season, subtitled The Wedding, focused on the disastrous circumstances surrounding the Christmas wedding of Beauty Sello and Sbu Twala, while the second, The Funeral, revolved around the sudden death of matriarch Twala (Nandi Nyembe). who was buried on December 25th. In Season 3, Sello and Twala get back together to celebrate the arrival of a new family member.
As the subtitle suggests and confirmed by the official Season 3 trailer, How to Ruin Christmas: Baby Shower The action takes place mainly at a party in honor of Beauty and Sboo and the upcoming birth of their first child. However, rivalries between some family members, the revelation of dire secrets, and other tense circumstances greatly slow things down, forcing the characters to push through yet another chaotic family gathering. Oh, and it also happens around Christmas.
Denise Zimba Joins ‘How to Ruin Christmas’ Season 3 Cast
As the above plot description of the third season and Yomzanzi’s reports suggest, Tando Tabete and Sandile Mahlangu reprise their roles in the series. How to ruin Christmas as Belle Sello and Sbu Twala, respectively. Also returning for the new season are Clementine Mosimane as Dineo Sello, Charmaine Mtinta as Valencia Twala, Rami Chuene as Aunt Grace, Desmond Dube as Uncle Shamrock, Motlatsi Mafatsche as Temba Twala, and Trevor Gumby as Sia Twala.
A new face will also appear on How to ruin Christmas The cast of the third season is played by South African actress, singer, dancer and TV presenter Denise Zimba. Her character, Zama, is described by News 24 as a “determined killer queen” who is the source of some of the chaos surrounding the central festivities at the baby shower.
Season 3 reportedly won’t feature late star Busi Lurayi
Main character of the first two seasons How to ruin ChristmasTumi Sello, whose knack for getting into trouble causes problems for her sister Beauty’s wedding and indirectly leads to the death of Gogo Twala, was played to great acclaim by Busiziwe “Bushi” Lurayi. Unfortunately, the actress is also known for her small role in Ambulance in 2006 and British family drama wild at heart – died suddenly on July 10, 2022 at the age of 36.
Luraya’s untimely death is not the reason for her absence from How to ruin Christmas Season 3, according to Okmzansi. According to the site, her role has already been cut from the show, as evidenced by a June Instagram video of Toumi leaving a family group chat after she joined the cast of a drama called Scandal!
Johnny Barbusano returns to direct season 3
At the helm of all three episodes of the first season How to ruin Christmas was Johnny Barbusano and the second season was helmed by series co-creators Katlejo Ramafaquela and Retabile Ramafaquela who directed two episodes each. As the director confirmed in a video interview with ZkhiphaniTV, Barbusano is returning as “one of the directors” How to ruin Christmas Season 3
The South African director is also known for his feature directorial debut in 2013. Shotgun Garfunkel – in which he also co-stars alongside his co-writers Tiffany Barbusano (also his wife) and Ryan Norwood Young – and a 2014 made-for-TV movie. Gift. He also directed other series such as still breathing, sober companionand more than 850 episodes of the South African telenovela, River.
Acclaimed by audiences and critics alike for its poignant and dark satirical writing, stellar cast and refreshingly honest representation of South African culture. How to ruin Christmas sure to make you laugh all day and all night. If you haven’t already, don’t miss your chance to stream How to ruin Christmas on Netflix (will open in a new tab) and find out the story before Season 3 premieres.