Mindhunter Season 3:David Fincher is in talks with Netflix
There were other reasons for the hiatus, in addition to the fatigue of the filmmaker. Mindhunter was an expensive series, and the views it got on Netflix didn’t make it especially profitable. Fincher even said that he would like to work on it again one day, although perhaps “in five years. Finally, and according to Small Screen it may not have to spend so much time: the director of Zodiac would have resumed the conversations with Netflix about the production of a third season.
What has changed in this time? Well, Fincher has signed a substantial contract with Netflix and premiered on the Mank platform, with a critical endorsement that has led him to be the title with the most nominations at the Oscars held this April 25 (although it is far from being the favorite. , versus the Nomadland phenomenon ). In addition to this, the second season of Love, Death & Robots (of which Fincher is also a producer) is already concluded and would premiere on May 14 on Netflix, leaving the filmmaker’s schedule free to continue the misadventures of Holden Ford, Bill. Tench and Wendy Carr.
The second season of Mindhunter was far from having finished the story, hence the fans have an urgent need for new episodes that continue to develop it. Need to which it seems that Fincher is no stranger, and it remains to be seen now if his conversations with Netflix come to fruition.