Barry Season 3 Episode 5: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates

Barry Season 3 Episode 5
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Know everything about Barry Season 3 Episode 5, which will be hitting our screens this weekend. Continue reading to learn more.

Created by Alec Berg and Bill Hader, Barry is a dark comedy-drama that premiered back in the year  2018. The series has a long list of producers which includes Liz Sarnoff, Emily Heller, Sarah Solemani, Ben Smith, Kris Baucom, Megan Murphy, Amy Solomon, and more. The story follows Barry, a marine turned hitman turned actor who struggles to leave his criminal past behind while the ghosts of his past continue to haunt him.

Two seasons of the series have already been on air and the third is currently airing. The fourth episode of the third season hit the screens last week and since then fans have been speculating on what will the fifth episode offer. Here’s everything we know about Barry Season 3 Episode 5:

Barry Season 3 Episode 5
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Barry Season 3 Episode 5 Release Date

Barry Season 3 Episode 5, Crazy Time Sh*t Show, is set to premiere on Sunday, May 22, 2022, at 10:00 PM PST time slot on HBO and HBO Max. 

What to expect in Barry Season 3 Episode 5? 

By the end of the fourth episode, Gene decided to stay in LA after Barry gave him the money he made from the Bolivian hit and Fuches gives Barry’s address to his victims’ families. While Sally broke up with him outside the premiere, a widow and her son are seen buying a Glock, entirely convinced that killing Barry is the only way they will find any peace in life. 

As per the ending of the previous episode, one can expect an assassination attempt on Barry in Barry Season 3 Episode 5 and it is abundantly clear that Fuches has just started playing and the end is nowhere near. 

Is there a promo for Barry Season 3 Episode 5?

The promo for Barry Season 3 Episode 5 was released soon after the release of the fourth episode but doesn’t give a lot of information regarding what to expect in the upcoming episode. No matter how vague it is, do check the promo out:

Barry 3x05 Promo "CrazyTimeSh*tShow" (HD) Bill Hader HBO series

Stills from Barry Season 3 Episode 5

The official Twitter handle of Barry released a few stills from the upcoming episode of its third season. Do check them out:

Barry Season 3 Cast

  • Bill Hader as Barry Berkman / Barry Block.

Barry is a professional hitman with prior experience as a marine. Due to one of his assignments, he joins acting classes, but who would have thought that they will make him question his very own life choices? Eventually, Barry decides to live a life free of crime. However, has it ever been easy to switch from crime to a normal law-abiding life?

  • Stephen Root plays Monroe Fuches

Fuches rowed Barry’s boat towards the world of crime. Fuches is pretty much what one can call a selfish person as he repeatedly failed to accept Barry’s decision to lead a normal life despite the fact that he made it abundantly clear.

  • Sarah Goldberg plays Sally Reed.

Barry and Sally got to know each other through the acting classes and the duo shared a romantic history. 

Barry Season 3 Episode 5
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  • Anthony Carrigan plays NoHo Hank.

Hank succeeded Goran Pazar as the head of Chechen Mafia. However, due to his mild attitude and aversion to violence, he struggles to keep the gang together.  

  • Henry Winkler plays Gene Cousineau.

Barry joined Cousineau’s acting classes for his assignment. He urged Barry to live a life free of crime and rather than being disgusted by his past self, accept it and move forward. 

  • Sarah Burns plays Detective Mae Dunn.

Where to watch Barry Season 3? 

The third season of the critically acclaimed series, Barry, is currently airing on HBO and HBO Max. The first two seasons of the series are also available on Amazon Prime Video

Is Barry Season 3 available on Netflix? 

Unfortunately, none of the seasons of Barry are available on Netflix and it is highly unlikely that they will ever be. 

Barry Season 3 Trailer

It’s been a while since the official trailer of Barry has been out. If you still haven’t seen it, check it out. Right. Now. 

What is Barry Season 3 all about?

Barry is a professional hitman who was convinced by Fuches to take up the jobs after getting discharged from the Marine Corps. But that sense of tranquility and fulfillment was nowhere in his life. One of his assignments took him to LA and it required him to enroll in an acting class. He gets into Cousineau’s class and surprisingly he felt he belongs somewhere. Ditching his life as a hitman, Barry decided to live as a law-abiding citizen. But his past will keep creeping upon him.