Will there be a ‘SEAL Team’ season 6? Everything we know so far
SEAL Team Season 5 has seen the Bravo Team go to Africa, Afghanistan and later South America, where they tackle terrorists, pick up weapons and go on a mission to shut down a nuclear program along the way.
With the latest season coming to an end tonight (Sunday, January 23), the Bravo Team will hopefully leave Venezuela and return safely to Virginia Beach. Ahead of the final, fans are eager to know if there has been any news about SEAL Team Season 6. Newsweek has everything you need to know about the future of SEAL Teams.
Will there be A SEAL Team Season 6?
Unfortunately, there is currently no news regarding SEAL Team Season 6.
As season 5 has not yet aired, it is still early days for an official announcement of the future of military drama.
Looking back at the renewal dates for seasons 4 and 5, fans can expect to hear news about SEAL Team Season 6 already in May 2022, but hopefully a decision on the show’s fate will come much sooner.
Additionally, if season 6 follows the release pattern from previous seasons, the new series may arrive in late 2022.
SEAL Team have had something of a journey over the past year. Season 5 premiered on CBS as usual in October 2021, but after airing only four episodes, the series moved to Paramount + in November 2021.
SEAL Teams fate will largely depend on the Series 5 ratings, which will be measured slightly differently than previous seasons due to the shift to streaming only.
The good news is that things are looking seriously good SEAL Teams assessments.
According to Parrot Analytics, SEAL Team has a higher demand than 99.4% of the drama titles in the United States, and the audience demand was 18.5 times higher than the demand from the average TV series.
Other factors come into play SEAL Teams the future includes the decision of creator Benjamin Cavell and the availability of the cast.
One thing is certain, SEAL Team star David Boreanaz. playing Jason Hayes in the show, was super excited about the move to Paramount + in 2021 and shared what it meant for SEAL Teams future.
In a speech to TV Insider in 2021, when the move was announced, Boreanaz said: “The four episodes we have on CBS will be a fantastic launch pad into the new world of streaming, and I know we will be able to take our show to a deeper, darker place in terms of storytelling.
“I’m excited about it and it’s going to be a good challenge for us, and I know the cast and crew are ready for it.”
He also shared that the standards and practices of Network Television were a “kind of handcuff” that would no longer apply so much to Paramount +.
Boreanaz reflected: “Standards and practices are, of course, a kind of handcuffs on network TV. I’m proud of the show and the character and what Jason Hayes has achieved. And I’m looking forward to telling more stories, and I’ve always said that’s good. to go to the darker places and open and shed light into them so that it can help these real men and women who are suffering, whether it is PTSD or TBI. “
Fans of SEAL Team are also more than happy to see the Bravo team return for season 6.
A fan tweeted: “@paramountplus when can we get confirmation that there will be a season 6, there are lots of more scenarios, bravo can get in on # no1show #sealteamfans #bravoteam #sealteam”
Another fan wrote: “Now it’s time for YOU to renew #SEALTeam for season 6! #RenewSEALTeam #GotYourSix
A third fan added: “@paramountplus Renew Seal Team your number one drama! We want season 6 !!!”
One thing is for sure, the events in the penultimate section of SEAL Team Season 5 will make everyone question the future of the series.
The Bravo Team was able to escape the textile factory, but the police were not far behind, asking some big questions about the state of Bravo.
In the teaser trailer for the finale, Clay (played by Max Thieriot) also announces his plans to leave the Bravo Team to take care of his family.
Boreanaz also teased in an Instagram story post in December 2021, when filming for the finale was underway, that a major death was at stake, but exactly whose lives are at stake is unknown now.
Next to a picture of a military jacket complete with bullet holes and a whole load of blood, Boreanaz wrote: “Who will not survive?”
Whatever happens, the season 5 finale will hopefully leave the door open so season 6 can take place.
SEAL Team Season 5 ends on Sunday, January 2 at Paramount +.