Wednesday, May 12, 2021

NBC's 'This Is Us' to End After 6 Seasons

NBC has today announced that the upcoming sixth season of the original drama series This Is Us will be its last. The drama will come to an end during the upcoming 2021-22 broadcast season.

The drama stars Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan, Jon Huertas, Niles Fitch, Lonnie Chavis, Hannah Zeile, Mackenzie Hancsicsak, Logan Shroyer, Parker Bates, Caitlin Thompson, Eris Baker, Faithe Herman, Lyric Ross and Asante Blackk.

Dan Fogelman created the drama and serves as co-showrunner alongside Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger. They executive produce with John Requa, Glenn Ficarra, Kay Oyegun, Jess Rosenthal, Donald Todd, Ken Olin and Charlie Gogolak. 20th Television, Zaftig Films and Rhode Island Ave. Productions produce.

The drama received a three-season renewal from NBC in May 2019 following its third season. The industry long assumed that the sixth season would be the last. The news today makes that official. An episode count for the sixth and final season was not immediately announced.