Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Amazon Renews 'The Expanse' for Sixth and Final Season

Amazon has today renewed the original drama series The Expanse for a sixth and final season. Production on the 10-episode final season will begin in early 2021.

The drama stars Steven Strait, Dominique Tipper, Wes Chatham, Frankie Adams, Cara Gee, Nadine Nicole, Keon Alexander, Jasai Chase Owens and Shohreh Aghdashloo.

Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby developed the drama based on the novels by James S.A. Corey. They executive producer with showrunner Naren Shankar, Andrew Kosove, Broderick Johnson, Laura Lancaster, Sharon Hall, Sean Daniel, Jason Brown, Daniel Abraham, Ty Franck and Dan Nowak. Alcon Television Group produces.

"The dedication and artistry of everyone who helps bring The Expanse to the screen is incredible," said Shankar. "Our fans are awesome, and we cannot wait to get rolling on Season Six!"

"We'd like to thank Naren, Andrew, Broderick, everyone at Alcon and the entire cast and crew of The Expanse for the hard work and love they have put into the series over these past seasons," said Vernon Sanders, Co-Head of Television, Amazon Studios. "We're very happy we can give the incredibly loyal and passionate fans of The Expanse the satisfying conclusion to the series that they deserve. We know they'll love how Seasons Five and Six unfold."