American drama Tv series Animal Kingdom was supposed to premiere its fifth season in May 2020. But, unfortunately, the pandemic happened and the show got delayed. The much anticipated season 5 got highly affected by the coronavirus and the filming was sadly put to a halt. Moreover, it is believed that the fans have to wait a little more, for their favorite show, Animal Kingdom.
Animal Kingdom is an American drama television series created by Jonathan Lisco. The show is based on a 2010 Australian film of the same name by David Michod. Michod also serves as the executive producer on the show alongside Lizz Watts; She also produced the movie. The American Kingdom first premiered in 2016 on TNT. It has been running for the last four years and has gotten stronger with every season. And, the same will happen with the fifth season.
So, let’s go ahead and get to know more about season 5:
Production And Release Date
The fans and viewers are happy that the show is returning, but sadly, we are still unaware of the release date. TNT commissioned Animal Kingdom for season 5 in 2019, but nothing more about the show is revealed at the moment.
Previously, the production for Animal Kingdom was shut down in March 2016 when the coronavirus attacked the world. And after six months of wait, the show has resumed filming, in September to be exact. Of course, the fans are happy that the show is back on track, but, we might have to wait a little more for it to arrive. The fifth season will also have 13 episodes just like the former seasons.
Furthermore, we will make sure to keep you updated with every new update concerning Animal Kingdom.
Cast And Storyline
The show centers around the life of a 17-year-old boy, Joshua, who after losing her mother moves in with his relatives, the Cody’s. What he doesn’t know that his new family is a criminal gang and is led by matriarch smurf. The leader Janine ‘smurf’ Cody is responsible for handling the business, and soon, Joshua learns her tricks as well. With passing time, they all engage more in the criminal stuff and get along better.
In the season 4 finale, the Cody’s try to handle the aftermath of their heist; And, tension also arises between Joshua and Pope. Moreover, their past enemies are ready to fight the Cody family as well. Everything is falling apart but, things might get better in season 5. We believe that all of the problems and questions will be cleared after season 5 will arrive. So, let’s keep waiting for it, we know that it will be definitely worth it.
The show stars, Ellen Barkin (as Janine ‘Smurf’ Cody), Scott Speedman ( as Barry ‘Bay’ Blackwell), Shawn Hatosy ( as Andrew ‘Pope’ Cody), Ben Robson ( as Craig Cody), Finn Cole (as Joshua ‘J’ Cody), and Jake Weary (as Deran Cody).
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