Heartland Season 17: Is it happening or not?

Heartland Season 17: Is it happening or not?
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Will the Bartlett-Fleming family come back for a new chapter? Here is everything we know so far about Heartland Season 17. 

The fans who tuned into the 16th season finale episode know that Jack had to face the truth about his feud with Al Cotter. Lou and Peter take the next step in their relationship. Georgie makes a decision about her future, while Amy sees her own future in a new light. This ending alone has led to much speculation among loyal fans asking, “Will there be another season or not?”

If you’re one of them, then you’ve come to the right place! to assist the fan base while they await updates. We have compiled a concise list of everything you should look forward to regarding the show’s renewal status.

Continue reading to find out if Season 17 of CBC’s Heartland is in the works.

Heartland Season 17: Is it happening or not?

Is Heartland renewed for Season 17?

Heartland has yet to be announced for a new season on the CBC network. We know that the 16th season premiered the finale episode “A Light in the Dark” a few days ago, making it unreasonable to request any confirmation on a possible renewal as it is clearly too soon for any major network to make such significant statements in such a brief period of time. We recommend that fans wait for any formal acknowledgment because the previous season had some major loopholes that went unanswered, leading to more curiosity about what happens next in the story.

The network may evaluate the series’ future and reception before approving it for more seasons. Eventually, it will take time to confirm the release date for the next season. In the meantime, take a look at some of the tweets from fans below, which show that the viewers who binge-watched the last season have been looking forward to the 17th season, which may increase the likelihood that the show will be renewed with a rare high rating of 8.5/10 on IMDb, which will help to expand more character arcs and plotlines if it meets the requirements of the show creators and producers.

Heartland Season 17: What to expect?

Whatever the new season brings, one thing is certain: the beloved family drama will not let you down. Furthermore, we have limited information about the new episodes in order to avoid major spoilers, but there are still many unanswered questions. If you haven’t yet watched the season, we recommend you stop reading!

We’ve assembled a list of the most frequently asked plotlines by fans, which are now somewhat confirmed, such as Amy’s current dating status and the fact that she won’t be long before meeting someone delightful, as revealed in Season 16. Will Tim and Jessica progress to the next stage of their relationship and buy a home? Katie and Logan might develop feelings for one another, and Lou and Peter might remarry, which can be addressed further.

The original cast members who are expected to reprise their roles in the next chapter are as follows: Amber Marshall as Amy Fleming, Michelle Morgan as Lou Fleming, Shaun Johnston as Jack Bartlett, Alisha Newton as Georgie Fleming-Morris, and Chris Potter as Tim Fleming. Moreover, some of the recurring cast members of the series are as follows: Gabriel Hogan as Peter Morris, Kerry James as Caleb Odell, Jessica Steen as Lisa Stillman, Ruby and Emmanuella Spencer as Lyndy Borden, and Jordan Burtchett as Quinn McGregor.

If renewed, the show might make some new casting announcements, which the network will notify the fans about so they can understand the dynamics and explore those individuals more in the following season.

Heartland Season 17 Episodes and Streaming Options

If the show is approved, we can expect the same number of episodes with an average runtime of 44 minutes, just like the prior seasons. We ask that the viewers should stream the previous season to recall the events in which Amy and the rest of the family take bold steps toward their futures. We also see that the Bartlett-Fleming family unites to confront their fears and begin the next chapter of their lives. Check out the official Heartland Season 16 episode guide below:

Episode 1: Something’s Got to Give: After another Miracle Girl moment, Amy reconsiders her role at the Youth Centre. Jack misses Lisa, especially after Tim and Jessica are forced to move into the house.

Episode 2: Changes: Amy’s decision to work with Peyton Westfield’s horse upsets Logan. Jack helps Katie find her own path. Lou has to come through for Rick.

Episode 3: On the Ropes: Amy and Caleb train one of Sam’s rescue horses to be a roping horse. Jack and Tim disagree about Blue’s future. Katie and Logan go river rafting and end up on a bigger adventure than they expected.

Episode 4: Spark to Flame: Amy’s surprised to learn Finn has returned to town. Jack and Tim win Hudson’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award, which leads to unexpected problems for Lou, and the arrival of someone from Tim’s past.

Episode 5: Higher Ground: When flood evacuees come to Hudson, Amy works with a traumatized horse. Jack and Lisa help a young couple. Tim connects with an evacuee. Rick steps up in Lou’s absence.

Episode 6: Into the Wild: Amy helps a unique animal from an abandoned zoo. Tim joins Jessica in New York for her art show, while trying to fix a past mistake. Jack and Lisa work through difficulties in their relationship.

Episode 7: Vigil: A storm leads to a sad goodbye and the return of some old friends. Amy thinks her worst fears about Finn have come true until she learns about his past. Lou reads Katie’s journal without permission.

Episode 8: Running Down a Dream: Amy teaches Lyndy how to barrel race. Logan’s father arrives at Heartland. Jessica seeks distraction from disappointment in New York. Katie gets her ears pierced, causing a fight with Lou.

Episode 9: True Colours, New Tricks: Amy leads an overnight trail ride to help with Jessica’s new photography job. On the ride, Amy and Jack have a disagreement about Finn. Lou’s latest mayoral event upsets Rick.

Episode 10: Lurking in the Shadows: Amy and Lou go on a road trip to stop a Miracle Girl imposter. Tim puts on a rodeo school showcase, but a series of mysterious events threaten the show. Amy questions if she should visit Finn.

Episode 11: Head Over Heels: Amy agrees to let Logan take the lead with a new client horse. A furious Tim goes after the person responsible for Jack’s accident. Lou struggles to reconnect with Katie.

Episode 12: Memory: A surprise visitor causes Amy to see Finn differently. A weekend trip to the cabin has Jack struggling with his past, while Katie finally opens up. Lou and Peter’s dinner party doesn’t go as planned.

Episode 13: Striking a Balance: Amy helps Lisa with Platinum Bow. Tim has a difficult visit with Shane. Katie leads a strike at Maggie’s. Jack reconnects with his country music roots.

Episode 14: Learning to Fly: Amy helps Georgie rediscover her passion for showjumping. Lou’s surprised when Peter announces he’s moving to Heartland. A Winter Fair allows Tim to help Jessica and his rodeo school.

Episode 15: A Light in the Dark: Jack faces the truth about his rift with Al Cotter. Lou and Peter take the next step in their relationship. Georgie makes a decision about her future, while Amy sees her own future in a new light.

Heartland is available to stream on Up TV and lite TV networks in the United States, and you can watch all of the seasons on Netflix. All the episodes broadcasted on CBC TV every Sunday at 7 p.m. in Canada. Moreover, you can also stream Heartland by renting or purchasing on Vudu or Amazon Instant Video and Hulu Plus, with a vast number of membership plans according to the preference of the users. Moreover, the series is available to watch for free on Plex, Crackle, Pluto, and Tubi based on the user’s location. 

Heartland Season 16 Official Trailer

Catch up on the previous seasons while you wait for more Heartland Season 17 updates.