The Animal Kingdom is a family crime drama television series created by Jonathan Lisco. The series is based on the 2010 picture of the same name directed by David Michôd. David Michôd is the executive producer of this show.
It centers around a 17- year old boy, who lives with his relatives following the death of his mother. The family called Codys is a criminal family that’s governed by matriarch Smurf. It surfaced on June 14, 2016, on TNT and has been released four seasons up to now. The series has received favorable reviews from critics and audiences. In July 2019, TNT formally confirmed the fifth season of this Animal Kingdom.
Here is everything you want to know about the upcoming season of Animal Kingdom.
Animal Kingdom Season 5 Release Date: When Will It Air?
The fifth season of Animal Kingdom was renewed in July 2019. Creators had scheduled the filming of the fifth season but were compelled to postpone it due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Like the past 3 seasons, season-5 can be expected to comprise 13 episodes. No official release date has been announced yet. Given the unfavorable conditions, we cannot expect the fifth season to released anytime soon in 2020.
Animal Kingdom Season 5 Cast: Who Is In The Cast Of The New Season?
We are expecting to see Shawn Hatosy as Andrew Cody or Pope, Ben Robson as Craig Cody, Jake Weary as Deran Cody, Finn Cole as Joshua Cody or J, Rigo Sanchez as Manny, and Scott Speedman as Barry in the fifth season.
Ellen Barkin who performs the role of Smurf was shot dead by J (Finn Cole), however, we’re expecting her to return in the new season.
Animal Kingdom Season 5 Plot: What Is Expected To Happen Next?
This show revolves around a dysfunctional family, which is involved in a lot of crime and drama. The storyline of this fifth season remains under wraps. We’re expecting that a war could occur among the group members to obtain power in the fifth season. Smurf was killed in the previous season. It’s expected that she’ll somehow reunite as she is one of the lead characters of the series. Season-5 would likely focus on Smurf’s past and her family.