Premiered for the first time on Netflix in December 2019, Virgin River has garnered exponential fame and a fan base that remains unparalleled even today. Featuring A-list stars such as Alexandra Breckenridge, Martin Henderson, Colin Lawrence, and Jenny Cooper, the season four finale has left the fans of the show wanting more. If you’re well-versed in the show, then you’ll know that Virgin River is arrayed with a litany of interesting events that satiates our guilty pleasures, but it has also left some of the ends loose at the same time. For instance, who shot Jack in the back in season 2?
But season 2 is now a thing of the past. Let’s talk about something more recent. Something like Virgin River season 5. Netflix recently revealed the release date of this upcoming installment, making the fans count every single minute until its release. What will happen in season 5? Does anyone get married in this season? Brewing in the midst of these burning questions, is a mind-boggling query that shoots up from this Virgin River season 5 cauldron: Will we get to see some new faces smiling among some old ones?
You probably must be wondering the same, otherwise, you won’t be reading this here. To your pleasure, we have gathered all the latest information on casting and other arenas. You can thank us later, meanwhile, happy reading!
When was Virgin River officially renewed for season 5 on Netflix?
Ever since season 3 of Virgin River premiered on Netflix, which is the highest-grossing season so far, the show was renewed for two more seasons. In a conversation with Deadline, Netflix’s head of drama mentioned that the show “has some of the most attractive economics for a TV series with a very high return on investment as it costs a lot less to make than special effect-heavy productions.” As per Netflix’s top 10 hourly charts, season 4 was featured on the list for six weeks garnering 304.790M hours globally between July 17 and August 28, 2022.
What is the production status of Virgin River season 5?
Initially, the production of Virgin River season 5 began in March 2022, which was later delayed to July 2022. However, those dates too were later changed. The cause for the delay is unknown, however, as per a video post, Alexandra Breckenridge expressed her preference for filming in the summer, mentioning that Vancouver isn’t that “fun to film in the winter.” As per the reports, the filming for Virgin River season 5 was scheduled between July 18, 2022, and November 17, 2022.