“We didn’t want to get stuck. We have the kids and the timelines. I don’t think this show—despite any success it may or may not have—will overstay its welcome. I’ve actually already shot pieces of the final scene of the series,” he said in a panel last May.
In an interview with Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Mandy Moore, who plays Rebecca, echoed Dan’s sentiment. “I think the ending will be very satisfying for people,” she said. “I think it’s very true to what the show evokes from all of us. People will feel their feelings.”
We’re decidedly already feeling our feelings, and we don’t even know what’s to come!
Don’t miss Season 3’s finale of This Is Us on NBC tonight at 9 p.m.