There leaked information about the third season of the television series on AMC drama television – Halt and Catch Fire. Showrunner of the series, Jonathan Lisco, in May 2015, said in an interview with THR that Halt and Catch Fire can go much further and quipped that the tech drama of the 80s could potentially receive up to seven seasons.
Halt and Catch Fire season 3 release date was scheduled by AMC for August of 2016. There are rumors that Halt and Catch Fire season 3 release date was announced for Bluray and DVD on November of 2016.
Lee Pace, Scoot McNairy, Mackenzie Davis, Kerry Bishe, Toby Huss will return in Halt and Catch Fire season 3 release.
The plot of the series Halt and Catch Fire season 3 episode 1 will continue in Dallas of 1983. Joe McMillan (Lee Pace) – a key figure output IBM PC on the market. He comes to a local college to communicate with students and to select the most gifted of them. His interest is a bright student Cameron Howe (Mackenzie Davis), whose vision of the future of technology coincides with his views. In the evening, they meet at the bar and spend the night together. John Bosworth (Toby Huss) invites Joe software company in Cardiff Electric. Joe and Gordon Clark (Scoot McNairy) involved in sales. When the first transaction is broken, Joe blames the failure of Gordon. Joe Gordon refers to the article and asked him to help convert an IBM PC. Gordon manages to restore the programming code.
Bosworth learns from the vice president of IBM Dale Butler (David Wilson Barnes), Joe left the company under mysterious circumstances, and he knows about the project rework, which will bring a lot of problems for both companies. Joe and Gordon invited Cameron to join their project, meanwhile, the IBM lawyers have come to the Cardiff office and meet with employees. Gordon says that Bosworth and Nathan asked him to make a new program. Cameron warned that she will go to jail if she would open BIOS code. Butler admits that there are no grounds for the claim.
Joe convinces him that any similarity in the code is random. Butler asked whether his new colleagues know why he left IBM. Joe became a senior project manager. Between Cameron and Gordon tension arises, but they support the desire to create Joe’s laptop computer. Gordon is under stress because of the need to lay off excess employees. Joe reveals the cards before the remaining engineers: they have to create a mobile computer until the end of the year – a lightweight, but with a screen, keyboard, two floppy drives. interest in the project shows an heiress Lulu Luterford (Jean Smart).
- Halt and Catch Fire series began in April 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia;
- The pilot episode was screened at the festival South by Southwest and at the same time on AMC channel page to Tumblr network, so the show "Halt and Catch Fire Season 1" was the first, whose premiere took place at Tumblr;
- Halt and Catch Fire won the "Critics Choice’s award in nomination The Best New Show.
Halt & Catch Fire Season 1 Trailer
Halt and Catch Fire – Season 2 | Teaser Trailer "Smash the Machine" | AMC [HD]