There will be a season 5 of Greenleaf as per a confirmed report. So, it’s a good piece of news for the fans. The drama revolves around the Greenleaf family and their neighborhood settled in Memphis. The series features their various dramatic challenges. (check: Designated Survivor season 4.)
The fourth season of Greenleaf featured the struggle of Greenleaf’s team to save Calvary. They were about to lose it at the hands of Bob Whitmore and Harmony & Hope Ministries. The arc was made compelling by adding the situation when family secrets were about to be revealed. There, they have to contend with each other.
Speaking of season 4, Bridges said that Bob wanted to fold Calvary into Harmony & Hope as he wanted to make a common worship place for all irrespective of their color and other social differences. Bob couldn’t see his vision turning into a success unless there is a strong Black leader in the pulpit as he tried convincing Mae to become that person.
Greenleaf Season 5 Release Date: When will it premiere?
As per the official order, the fifth installment of the series will start airing on June 23, 2020. Merle Dandridge who plays Grace thanked every fan for making their show successful. Not just the viewers, she also thanked cast, crew, and producers. The Greenleaf series airs on Winfrey’s network and all of its four seasons are available on Netflix.
Season 4 Ratings
OWN’s Greenleaf registered an average of 0.22 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 1.07 million viewers. That’s down by 19% and 18%, if compared to third season’s ratings, respectively.
Who is in Greenleaf season 5 cast?
Obviously, the lead stars – Keith David and Lynn Whitfield will return in season 5. They will play Bishop James and Lady Mae as without them the show can’t happen. Besides them, the following will also return – Deborah Joy Winans, Oprah Winfrey, LeToya Luckett, Lamman Rucker, and Kim Hawthorne.
Winfrey revealed her personal connection with the show when its freshman season premiered in 2016. She found herself connected with certain elements present in the narrative. She also added that one of the writers is an every-Sunday-morning-church-going-person. That’s why the plot appears so authentic.
Along with the above actors, Rick Fox as Darius Nash, soul legend Patti LaBelle as Maxine Patterson, and Homeland‘s Beau Bridges will also be seen as show’s regulars.
What will Greenleaf season 5 be about? Plot
The official synopsis for the upcoming chapter in the show reads the following:
“In installment Five, The Greenleafs attempt to maintain a united front in the face of losing their church to Bob Whitmore and Harmony and Hope Ministries, but secrets past and present create what could be fatal fractures in the family’s fragile foundation.”
Is there any Greenleaf season 5 trailer?
As we now know that the forthcoming installment is going to premiere in June this year. So, we can expect some kind of trailer or promo video to arrive soon. As of now, we don’t have it as it hasn’t been released officially. But, as soon as it arrives, we will update it here. Until then, stick here for the latest updates.