Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Season 3 (2017 - 2018)

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Season 3
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

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Crazy Ex-Girlfriend's brave third season doubles down on the crazy, with a compassionate, compelling exploration of mental illness that is as honest as it is hilarious.

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Critic Ratings: 22

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User Ratings: 231

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Episodes

1
Air date: Oct 13, 2017
2
Air date: Oct 20, 2017
3
Air date: Oct 27, 2017
4
Air date: Nov 3, 2017
5
Air date: Nov 10, 2017
6
Air date: Nov 17, 2017
7
Air date: Dec 8, 2017
8
Air date: Jan 5, 2018
9
Air date: Jan 12, 2018
10
Air date: Jan 26, 2018
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Season 3 of the musical comedy opens two weeks after the end of the previous season, when Josh (Vincent Rodriguez III) left Rebecca (Rachel Bloom) at the altar. After the wedding fiasco, Rebecca, Paula (Donna Lynne Champlin), Valencia (Gabrielle Ruiz), and Heather (Vella Lovell) decide to exact their revenge on Josh. This proves to be more difficult than they envisioned when Nathaniel (Scott Michael Foster) takes things too far and almost ruins Josh's reputation, which makes Rebecca second guess herself.

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Critic Reviews for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Season 3

All Critics (22) | Top Critics (7)

That Crazy Ex-Girlfriend takes its responsibility to portray recovery so fastidiously is noble. But as this season exemplifies, that honorableness doesn't always translate to narrative satisfaction, especially when coupled with other storytelling deficits

Feb 22, 2018 | Full Review…
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The role of the "crazy ex-girlfriend" might sound like a hollow, anti-feminist stereotype, but the show, co-created by Bloom and Aline Brosh McKenna, makes Rebecca three-dimensional enough to subvert the trope.

Oct 16, 2017 | Full Review…

For the time being, [Rebecca] still has some folks left in her corner - the real drama comes from seeing how they choose to stick around.

Oct 13, 2017 | Full Review…
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Musical-theater geeks probably get the most out of this show, but it's so unusual that I recommend it to everyone I meet. It's primordial showbiz magic.

Dec 13, 2017 | Full Review…

Where almost every other show out there forgets the ladies and makes them props, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend makes women characters complex and transcend any gender-based label.

Jun 19, 2018 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

While I'll miss the endless well of diverse musical numbers and running gags, the network's Netflix pact will make Season 3 a handy re-watch before the fourth and final year.

May 29, 2018 | Full Review…

The crazier the better. That's been the case for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend in its brilliant third season, which has fearlessly whipsawed from manic wackiness to emotional devastation back to sublime romantic-comedy farce without missing a musical beat

Feb 15, 2018 | Full Review…

[Peter Gardner] once again proved his value as one of the show's greatest scene stealers.

Feb 14, 2018 | Full Review…

This whole season has been a gift.

Feb 22, 2018 | Full Review…

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend has made a seismic shift in its narrative and a bold and assured declaration that it, like its heroine, truly understands who they are.

Feb 20, 2018 | Rating: 10/10 | Full Review…

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend gives the truth about mental illness and lays it bare - alongside the showtunes and the romances and the humour and all the things that make the show - and the world - great.

Nov 21, 2017 | Full Review…

Perhaps most importantly, it's bruising without feeling like it's beating any of the shows characters up, proving that television can be bracing and prickly at the same time as being compassionate.

Nov 17, 2017 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Season 3

  • 6d ago
    Bloom is fantastic but the rest of the show is really bad.
  • Apr 30, 2018
    Oh geez, the representation of mental health hit too close to home here. The self-Awareness from Season 1 that was missing in Season 2 is back and it worked so well! Brilliant satire. Brilliant writing. I'm so excited for Season 4.
  • Mar 31, 2018
    ALthough this season is far more serious than the two previous, that's what makes it stand out. The engaging story of Rebecca's struggle as she's left to face her problems with her relationships, be it with lovers, friends, or parents is one of the best story arcs this show has had in it's three-year run.
  • Mar 15, 2018
    I never watch series twice, but I loved Season 3 so much, I may watch this twice.
  • Mar 03, 2018
    This third season has been a beautiful thing I hope I always remember. The first two seasons set up the ultimate pay off for this incredibly uplifting emotional story.
  • Feb 17, 2018
    My favourite season so far in terms of plot. Really creative but still believable, funny with likeable characters. Can't wait for the next season honestly.
  • Jan 20, 2018
    I'm loving how just when I think I've got all the characters figured out, they throw me for another loop. And yes, the songs are still hilarious.
  • Jan 03, 2018
    This show gets better every season!
  • Dec 08, 2017
    this series is just so awesome, i love it so much! I love the fact that she is a little overweight, but its never really a subject! also it is a musical tv show but its not lame, just amazing
  • Nov 09, 2017
    Brilliant. Love it! Rebecca has finally gone unhinged, and it's fascinating seeing her go hit rock bottom!

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