Animal Kingdom Season 5: Release Date, Cast, Plot, Trailer, and Much more!

The American drama television series is already in, as the brand new season of the dramatic family is finally here, let’s get the details of the story here.

Just have a quick recap on the core of Animal Kingdom-

The animal kingdom is a crime-based drama that is inspired from the Australian movie of the same name by David Michôd. The family drama plot is developed by Jonathan Lisco, which portrays the story of a 17-year-old boy named Joshua “J” Cody, who shifted to his grandmother after the death of his mother but strangely discovers the criminal clan. The story goes with those estranged relatives and the criminal activities where he feels suffocated. 

The show received immense love from the audience with good numbers in ratings as well. It received 8.2 scores on IMDb overall. The first season premiered in 2016, followed by three more. But now we also have season 5 on public demand. What is the 5th season all about? Here we have compiled the details on Season 5. What are you waiting for… let’s catch this story in detail, I am sure you are going to love it

Release Date of Season 5

After a long break of two years, the story of the family drama is back with its fifth season. The show debuted in 2016 and later the show took several renewals. TNT ordered its seasons, after analyzing the popularity of the show. 

The development on the fifth season resumed on September 7, 2020, which was shut down during the pandemic. The season completed its filming on December 11, 2020, and now season 5 dropped on 11, July 2021. So if not watched, you can stream it on TNT.

Along with this, TNT also renewed the next season of the show but sadly that would be the concluding phase of the story. However, it is good that we got the updates pretty early, even before the premiere of season 5

Animal Kingdom Season 5 Cast:

 All the characters are back in the frame.

  • Shawn Hatosy as Andrew (Pope Cody)
  • Jake Weary as Deran Cody
  • Ben Robson as Craig Cody
  • Jake Weary as Deran Cody
  • Finn Cole as Joshua “J” Cody
  • Julia as Pope’s twin sister
  • Scott Speedman as Barry “Baz” Blackwell 
  • Molly Gordon as Nicky Belmont 

We saw Ellen Barkin as Smurf, who already died in the concluding episode of Season 4. If you are eager to know whether the show revived the character, give the show a watch to quench the thirst for curiosity.

Animal Kingdom Season 5
Animal Kingdom Season 5

What is the storyline of Season 5?

Season five aired its first episode, Red Handed presented, the Codys are dealing with the surrounding of  Smurf’s death and boys have taken responsibility, on the whole, Cody’s struggle to maintain their fragile alliance  The story will continue to the second episode on where we will see, Pope handles all the belongings of Smurf and J gets the new job through old contacts.

In the upcoming episode. i.e. E03 Freeride, we will witness J’s business secrecy is revealed where all the things are messed up and all are struggling to create a balance in their life. Undoubtedly the show will take a lot of turns in the coming episodes. So we have to be ready to take much more exciting rides.

What is the story of Animal kingdom?  The story is connected to the criminal activities of the Code family. The show follows the story of a young boy who recently lost his mother and then he shifted to his grandmother’s place. There he identifies the unusual and suspicious events, which lead to immoral practices and are related to crime. He seems confused and uneasy in the story of the crime, as he was never involved in all this mess, but this time induced by Smurf, his grandmother.

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Where can we get the glimpse?

On 19 May 2021, the trailer was released by the team, which gave direction to the storyline.  Animal Kingdom season 5 is already released this Sunday, July 11, 2021, at 9:00 P.M. ET. You can check it onTNT the app, as well.

Go and watch the latest episodes of this family mystery and share your views on the show with us. We will be happy to hear from you. Stay connected for more.. We will be back soon. 

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