Misfits: Series 3 (2011)



Critic Consensus: A cast overhaul is always a potentially disastrous move for any show, but season three of Misfits pulls it off with aplomb.


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Air date: Feb 2, 2013
Air date: Feb 9, 2013
Air date: Feb 16, 2013

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With Nathan gone after a between series adventure in Las Vegas, Rudy joins the community service team and the whole gang now have new powers; Simon can glimpse into the future, Kelly has complete knowledge of rocket science, Alisha has a form of clairvoyance which allows her to see what other people are doing, and Curtis can change his sex at will.


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as Alisha Bailey

Critic Reviews for Misfits Series 3

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (4)

It was an entertaining episode, but an inauspicious beginning to a series I've always loved. Hopefully the writers have got a few tricks up their sleeves.

Apr 25, 2018 | Full Review…

Nathan's departure could have signaled the death knell for Misfits... But in one majestically mad-cap pre-title sequence he almost makes us forget Nathan was ever around, so strong is Rudy's introduction.

Apr 25, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Gilguna's showboating Rudy pushed the tone a little closer to Shameless than Heroes but it may well turn out to be a canny move.

Apr 25, 2018 | Full Review…

Fans need not fear however, as snarky, big-mouthed Nathan has been replaced by snarky, big-mouthed Rudy.

Apr 25, 2018 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

The show turns all kinds of crazy which is usual, and it's off to a good start.

Apr 25, 2018 | Full Review…

It's superpowers used to make exposition easy, and it works.

Apr 24, 2018 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
Top Critic

It's all fabulous.

Apr 24, 2018 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Well, it was new powers all round - courtesy of Seth, sinister giver of power - with gormless chavgirl Kelly (the excellent Lauren Socha) now fully skilled up as a rocket scientist and Curtis able to turn into a polite young woman.

Apr 24, 2018 | Full Review…
Top Critic

The show has continued to juggle an ever increasing number of characters and complex narratives within a superpower world, while remaining fun.

Apr 24, 2018 | Full Review…
Top Critic

For the show was as witty, crude and sharp as it always has been and, instead of being left wanting after Sheehan's departure, the natural and uninhibited Rudy (Gilgun) fits the show like a glove, and has given the central group a new lease of life.

Apr 24, 2018 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Misfits: Series 3



Super Reviewer


Misfits returns once again with a powerful third season filled all throughout with smart writing, a quircky presentation, faithful acting and a creatively fulfillment of the show's own mythology -- and marvelously delivers the best and most compelling season finale the show has produced thus far.


Super Reviewer

Leading character Nathan has departed after two seasons, and is replaced with newcomer Rudy. This initially doesn't work out to great, but after the writers stopped just giving Rudy the lines they would have given to Nathan were he still on the show, and instead start building him as his own character, the season gets into stride and is better for it.


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