Friday, October 8, 2021

Amazon Reveals Premiere Date for Final Season of 'The Expanse'

Amazon has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming sixth and final season of its original drama series The Expanse.

The 6-episode sixth and final season will launch on Friday, December 10 - with new episodes being released weekly until the series finale on Friday, January 14.

The new season picks up with the solar system at war, as Marco Inaros and his Free Navy continue to launch devastating asteroid attacks on Earth and Mars. As the tensions of war and shared loss threaten to pull the crew of the Rocinante apart, Chrisjen Avasarala makes a bold move and sends former Martian Marine Bobbie Draper on a secret mission that could turn the tide of the conflict. Meanwhile, in the Belt, Drummer and what's left of her family are on the run after betraying Marco. And on a distant planet beyond the Rings, a new power begins to rise.

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

Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby developed the drama. They executive produce with Naren Shankar, Andrew Kosove, Broderick Johnson, Laura Lancaster, Sharon Hall, Sean Daniel, Jason Brown, Daniel Abraham, Ty Franck, Dan Nowak and Ben Roberts. Alcon Television Group produces.