“Animal Kingdom” is an American drama television series. The massive success of the previous seasons paved the way for season 5. In 2019 July, it has announced by the creators that the series is renewed for season 5.
As per sources the filming for the new has already begun but now due to the current pandemic, it’s on hold for the time being. Animal Kingdom season 5 cannot be expected to release in 2020. No official dates have been announced.
Season 5 seems to portray a war for power among the gang members. More family drama and crime could be seen. This season is expected to have 13 episodes like previous seasons. It will feature Cody’s losing their lives in the power struggle and maintaining their supremacy.
It is expected that Ellen Barkin as Smurf will return in season 5. Smurf was shot dead but she will back either as flashbacks or as memories.
The audience will have to wait until the official announcements are made by the creators to know the exact details of season 5.
Overview Of Animal Kingdom Season 5 –
- This series is developed by – Jonathan Lisco
- It is based on 2010 Australian film of the same name by David Michod
- Executive Producer – David Michod and Liz Watts
- Brief Story – 17 years old boy is the focus character, who after the death of his mother goes to stay with his estranged relatives, the Codys. They supposed to a criminal family clan which is lead by matriarch Smurf. Ellen Barkin was seen in the lead role of Janine “Smurf” Cody in the first four seasons.
The main Cast Animal Kingdom –
- Ellen Barkin as Janine “Smurf” Cody
- Scott Speedman as Barry “Baz” Blackwell
- Shawn Hatosy as Andrew “Pope” Cody
- Ben Robson as Craig Cody
- Jacob Weary as Deran Cody
- Finn Cole as Joshua “J” Cody,
- Daniella Alonso as Catherine Blackwell
- Molly Gordon as Nicky Belmont
- Carolina Guerra as Lucy
- Sohvi Rodriguez as Mia Benitez
- Rigo Sanchez