John Krasinski’s Jack Ryan series renewed for fourth season by Amazon with Michael Pena joining cast

Season 3 of Jack Ryan hasn’t even premiered yet, but Amazon is already hungry for more. 

The streaming service ordered a fourth season of the John Krasinski-led drama despite the third series release still not scheduled until 2022. 

The show’s second season, which came out on Halloween 2019, saw the titular character, played by the 41-year-old star, travel down to Venezuela and uncover a far-reaching conspiracy that took him and his compatriots across the globe.   

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He’s coming back: John Krasinksi will hold on to his role as Jack Ryan for at least a few more years as the series was picked up for a fourth season before the third even premiered

The third season of the show will follow the secret agent after he becomes a fugitive from the CIA. The organization then follows the spy as he runs all over Europe. 

The fourth season will also see another star actor join the show’s ranks. 

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Screen Actors Guild Award winner Michael Peña will join the show for its fourth season.  

Not all details known: While the fourth season’s plot is unknown, Krasinski’s character will have to run from the CIA in season 3

New faces: Michael Peña will join season 4 in an as of yet unknown role (pictured 2020)

The actor, 45, is best known for his roles in the Crash, Ant-Man and season 1 of Narcos: Mexico.  

Both Krasinski and Peña have kept busy in their professional careers recently.  

The A Quiet Place director has been busy with voice acting work for DC League of Super Pets, an animated film following the furry friends of Justice League heroes. 

Keeping busy: Krasinski, seen here with wife Emily Blunt in 2020, has a voice acting role in DC League of Super Pets

Moonfall: Peña has a role in an upcoming movie about a mysterious force knocking the moon toward the earth

Peña, on the other hand, has been sticking to live-action roles. 

The Dora and the Lost City of Gold star filmed his role in Moonfall, a movie centered around a mysterious force that knocks the moon out of orbit and forces it to come hurtling toward earth. 

He’s also filming a part in Secret Headquarters. In it, a young boy finds a secret headquarters under his house that looks like it belongs to a superhero which leads him to believe his father is living a double life.