Fans of the award-winning 2018 Netflix series When Heroes Fly will no doubt be hooked on the new action-drama series Echo 3. Surprisingly not a Netflix production, the series is produced by Apple TV+.
With a plot designed to grip the audience, the series follows two former military personnel as they search for a missing family member. Naturally, viewers want to know more about Echo 3, like episode counts and release dates.
Set in South America, Echo 3 unfolds around Amber Chesborough (Jessica Ann Collins), a talented scientist with a heart of gold. When Amber goes missing along the Colombian-Venezuelan border, her husband Prince (Michiel Huisman) and brother Bambi (Luke Evans) team up to find her.
How many episodes are there in Echo 3?
Echo 3 will consist of ten episodes in total. All episodes will be exclusive to the Apple TV+ streaming service. The first three episodes were released on November 23, 2022. From then on, each episode will air weekly.
IMDb reports that the air dates for the first five episodes are as follows:
- Episode 1: Flyaway – Wednesday, November 23
- Episode 2: Tora Bora in the city – Wednesday, November 23
- Episode 3: The Player – Wednesday, November 23
- Episode 4: Upstream – Friday, December 2
- Episode 5: We Reject Your Influence – Friday, December 9
TVMaze reports that the air dates for the remaining episodes are as follows:
- Episode 6: TBD – Friday, December 16
- Episode 7: TBD – Friday, December 23
- Episode 8: TBD – Friday, December 30
- Episode 9: TBD – Friday, January 6, 2023
- Episode 10: TBD – Friday, January 13, 2023
As Bambi and Prince search for Amber, a secret war rages in the background. Another key plot point is the two men and their complicated stories. This, combined with the tense missing person case, sets up a story that promises more than just an intense action story.
Echo 3 features big names on the cast sheet. Series lead Luke Evans has an array of performances under his belt. He is known for his film roles in Fast & Furious 6 and Dracula Untold, among others.
Outside of the series, Bradley Whitford – known for his role as Joseph Lawrence in The Handmaid’s Tale – appears in the first two episodes. Whitford plays Eric Haas II.
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