Virgin River, a Netflix show, was an unexpected hit and was renewed for season after season on the streaming platform. Fans knew a fifth season of Virgin River was in the works, but no release date had been set. The show will now premiere on Netflix in September 2023. Here’s all we know about Virgin River Season 5: the release date, cast, and more. Virgin River Season 1 premiered on Netflix in December 2019 and quickly became a sleeper hit star in the romantic drama series.
Virgin River Season 5 Release Date: When Will It Air?
Season 5 premieres on Thursday, September 7th. The first ten episodes will be released that day, making 12 episodes. The remaining two will be released as Christmas episodes on Monday, November 30th.
What is the Virgin River Season 5 Cast – Returning and New?
Although Virgin River season 4 is not yet available, we have a solid idea of the actors for Virgin River season 5. That’s because we can view the table read above in its entirety! We may expect the following cast members to return for season 5 based on the photo:
- Alexandra Breckenridge as Mel Monroe
- Martin Henderson as Jack Sheridan
- Annette O’Toole as Hope McCrea
- Tim Matheson as Dr Vernon Mullins
- Benjamin Hollingsworth as Dan Brady
- Zibby Allen as Brie Sheridan
- Gwynyth Walsh as Jo Ellen
- Colin Lawrence as John ‘Preacher’ Middleton
- Sarah Dugdale as Lizzie
- Jenny Cooper as Joey Barnes
- Nicola Cavendish as Connie
- Chase Petriw as Christopher
- Kai Bradbury as Denny Cutler
- Marco Grazzini as Mike Valenzuela
Virgin River 5 has added new cast members
Kandyse McClure, best known for his role on Battlestar Galactica, has joined Virgin River Season 5. She also appeared in the Netflix series V-Wars. Susan Hogan from Legends of Tomorrow, Elise Gatien and Paolo Maiolo from Supernatural have joined the cast for Season 5. No new character names have been announced as of yet.
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What will season 5 of Virgin River be about?
Netflix’s message was accompanied by a slew of photographs, giving us a sneak glimpse at what’s to come! You know what they say: a picture is worth a thousand words, and there are 13 new ones for us to enjoy.
To be honest, these images are… troubling! While there are a few shots of people smiling (emphasis on few), most photos depict Jack, Mel, Preacher, Doc… you get the idea. In addition, there appear to be flames that rock the entire town, severe judicial hearings, infant drama, and other events. The photographs may all be accessed on Netflix’s press page.
Virgin River season 5 plot
Season 5 of Virgin River promises to be an electrifying continuation of the beloved series, picking up where Season 4 left off with the impactful events of Charmaine’s paternity revelation and Preacher’s intense battle with Vince. The upcoming season will delve into the aftermath of these events, exploring their effects on the characters and their relationships in the quaint town of Virgin River.
Fans can look forward to the highly anticipated reveal of the father of Charmaine’s twins, a lingering question that has kept viewers intrigued. As Preacher faces the arduous journey of recovery, both physically and emotionally, the show will portray the resilience and support he receives from his loved ones.
Mel and Jack’s burgeoning relationship will remain a focal point as they navigate trust issues and strive to balance their personal lives and careers. Additionally, Season 5 will introduce new characters to Virgin River, injecting fresh dynamics and drama into the storyline.
With a promise of “a season of great change,” the show’s creator, Sue Tenney, has teased the exploration of darker themes, which will add depth and complexity to the characters’ arcs. While specific plot details remain under wraps, fans can expect many surprises throughout the season, making it an engaging and unforgettable viewing experience.
Moreover, Season 5 will deliver closure to some of the show’s ongoing storylines, tying up loose ends and providing a satisfying conclusion to the captivating narrative of Virgin River. As the series bids farewell, it is scheduled to premiere on Netflix in September 2023, offering a compelling and heartfelt farewell to the cherished world of the Virgin River.
When will Virgin River Season 5 be released?
Virgin River Season 5 is scheduled to be released on Netflix on September 7, 2023.
Who will be in Virgin River Season 5?
The main cast of Virgin River will return for Season 5, including Alexandra Breckenridge as Mel, Martin Henderson as Jack, Colin Lawrence as Preacher, and Tim Matheson as Doc. There will also be some new cast members joining the show in Season 5, including Mark Ghanimé as Dr. Cameron Hayek and Lynda Boyd as Hope’s mother, Lilly.
What will happen in Virgin River Season 5?
The plot of Virgin River Season 5 has not been revealed yet, but it is expected to pick up where Season 4 left off, with Charmaine’s paternity bombshell and Preacher’s battle with Vince. The season is expected to explore the aftermath of these events and the relationships between the show’s characters.
Will there be a Virgin River Season 6?
Netflix has not yet announced whether or not there will be a Virgin River Season 6. However, the show has been very popular with viewers, so there will likely be more seasons to come.
Where can I watch Virgin River Season 5?
Virgin River Season 5 will be available to stream on Netflix.