Welcome to Wrexham Extends for a Third Season on FX
Prior to the finale of Season Two, FX has ordered for a third season of Welcome to Wrexham, where the upcoming series continuation is slated for a Spring 2024 premiere. By: Dylan Low
The film is produced by Rob McElhenney and Ryan Reynolds, as the documentary series features the duo’s efforts to return Wrexham AFC, one of the oldest and most historic football teams in history, back to their former glory.
“The wild global success of Welcome to Wrexham is a testament to the courage and vision of Rob and Ryan, the dogged spirit of the Red Dragons, and the hope and devotion of the people of Wrexham,” commented Nick Grad, President of FX Entertainment. “It’s a story that has only begun to be told and one that everyone can continue to follow along with in the third season. Our thanks to the creative team who captured these thrilling moments and everyone who achieved what seemed impossible only a short time ago.”
McElhenney and Reynolds came together to buy over the fifth-tier football team in 2020, with the objective of creating an underdog story with support from the public. Following harsh elimination in the playoffs, Season 2 continues the club’s journey as they aim to be promoted out of the National League and make their glorious comeback to the English Football League.
“Dedicated staff and supporters hold on to the dream of returning the team and town to glory while bracing for the new-found challenges that fame has brought to their small community.” stated on the official description of the film.
Executive Producers of Welcome to Wrexham are Josh Drisko, Bryan Rowland, Jeff Luini, Nick Frenkel, George Dewey and Boardwalk Pictures’ Andrew Fried, Dane Lillegard, Sarina Roma and Jordan Wynn. More Better Productions, Maximum Effort Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment and Boardwalk Pictures are the studios supporting the documentary.
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