IQIYI has announced that the classic costume drama Nirvana in Fire season 3 is underway.
That's according to an Oct 16th Sina article.
Nirvana in Fire, with Hu Ge and Wang Kai, is considered a cultural phenomenon by some
and is a member of the so-called 'nine club' with a 9.4 rating out of over 600,000 ratings on Douban.
Its sequel, Nirvana in Fire 2, stars Liu Haoran and Huang Xiaoming, came out in 2018.
IQIYI said that the third installment is slated for a 2024 release.
They didn't provide any cast details but did unveil a concept poster.
Mostly in black and white, the poster features a hand holding a sword with a piece of red cloth twirled around it.
Season 3 is being produced by the same production team as the first two, Daylight Entertainment,
and is led by the same director and writer.