Yes, you heard it right! The Good Place is being renewed with season 5
The fantasy comedy series is once again in the news for its exceptional storyline and humour. If online reports claim true, there are speculations that the series is being renewed with season 5.
- The Good Place is good enough for critics and fans
- Season 5 storyline and cast
- Fans can’t wait for season 5
How good is The Good Place?
Starring Kristen Bell, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, Ted Danson and D’Arcy Carden as leads, Good place has received recognition for its writing, acting, originality, setting, and tone. In addition, the first season’s twist ending and the show’s exploration and creative use of ethics and philosophy have been positively received.
The Good Place was created by Michael Schur and aired in September 2013 ending its fourth season in January 2020. The series has also received a 97% rating on Rotten tomatoes. Following which the series won a Peabody body award in 2019 and has won two Hugo Awards for Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form for the episodes “The Trolley Problem” and “Janet(s)”
The series revolves around Eleanor Shellstrop who arrives in the afterlife and is welcomed by Michael to “the Good Place”, a Heaven-like utopia he designed, as a reward for her righteous life.
However, after a realisation that she was sent there by mistake she hides her morally imperfect behavior while trying to become a better and more ethical person.
What will season 5 of the series be like?
Keeping in mind, the leads of all four seasons continue to be a part of season 5, the series would be even more appreciated by fans if they renewed it with a new season. While the storyline is unknown, fans can’t help but create their own.
A fan shared their opinion online saying- “Season 5 could find a loophole that explains the door out of the Good Place doesn’t entirely wipe a person’s existence, allowing for the core four to reunite with Michael and Janet for a special reason.
There could also be a major problem with the afterlife system they created forcing Team Cockroach back to the drawing board.”
When will season 5 be released?
Fans are eagerly waiting for the new series and have taken to social media platforms like Twitter to express their views. “GIVE ME THE GOOD PLACE SEASON 5 I WANNA CRY” said @jackieburkartts, a dedicated fan.
“The ending of Good place is so good that you have no reason to not ask for season 5 argghh“ said another.
While there is no confirmation as of yet, there still remain speculations that the showrunners would begin production after the Coronavirus ends. Till then everything is very uncertain.
After the 4th season was released Showrunner Michael Schur had confirmed that this season would be the last. However, if fans’ petitions storm up the internet and get Schur’s attention, there just might be a season 5 confirmation soo enough. But for now, season one to four is all that there is to enjoy.
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