Ready to say goodbye to the Pearsons.
NBC’s tear-jerking family drama this is us Will end in the sixth season, According to Hollywood Reporter.
Although NBC and 20th Television declined to comment Human Resources DepartmentAccording to reports, NBC plans to officially announce the final season on Friday, when the network will announce the fall schedule for the 2021-22 season before Upfronts Week.
As early as 2019, this is us Renewed seasons 4 and 5 with Only 6 performances can be completed at a time, although it has not yet been decided whether season 6 will be the last performance of the show. At the same time, the series creator Dan Fogelman was frank about the potential lifespan of the show, and even pointed out in 201
“I think we are about the middle of the TV series,” Fogelman told Human Resources Department then. “We never planned to make a TV series for 18 consecutive seasons, so we have a very straightforward plan… I think where you find a character now, you are in the middle of their story. If you are in a movie theater, it will be A moment later, an hour and a moment, wondering what will happen.”
The episode count for the final season has not been set, but it is expected to include about 18 episodes. The fifth season currently airing on Tuesday night will have 16 consecutive episodes.
By May 11, when it came back after a four-week break, this is us The average viewership rate for this season was higher than 1.0, and the total number of viewers was 5.6 million (on the day of the live broadcast), a decrease of 29% and 29% from the average of the fourth season.Among all NBC shows this season, it ranked first in demos and fifth in total viewers (ranked in #OneChicagotrinity and sound).
The season 5 finale (scheduled for Tuesday, May 25, special 10/9c time slot) will be held at the Pearson family’s gathering for Kevin and Madison’s wedding.