For starters, the casting is, well, less British (although casting is quite diverse), and second while every episode is not female-centric, the female characters in the third series get some meaty and interesting roles and really shine.
Below is a rank list of notable call outs in series 3 -- five as leading females in the episode and five in more cameo/supporting roles.
Top 5 Female Episode Leads, Series 3
2. Mackenzie Davis, San Junipero (Ep 3. 4)
Top 5 Female Episode Supporting Roles, Series 3
1. Wunmi Mosaku, Playtest (Ep 3.2)
5. Sarah Snook, Men Against Fire (Ep 3.5)
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