‘Gold Rush’ Season 7 Premiere Date Revealed
A sixth season of a reality series “Gold Rush” kicked off on October 16, 2015, gaining 3.886 million US viewers. The sixth season of the popular reality show came to an end on March 11, 2016, with average almost 4 million viewership numbers. Without any doubt, millions of fans tend to figure out, should we expect “Gold Rush” Season 7 or no, and when its release date? Fortunately, Discovery has already announced the renewal date of “Gold Rush.” 2016 is shaping up to be graceful year for fans of the series as the 2-hours super-size seventh season is scheduled to debut on Friday, October 14, 2016 at 9 PM ET/PT on Discovery Channel. You can scroll down, to subscribe for our notifications, or get acquainted with the additional info on the subject.
Frankly, the decision on renewal was quite predictable, given the fact of the highest popularity. The franchise is selling really well, showing steady audience support throughout its run. Besides, the television ratings were quite strong. Discovery’s #1-rated show pulled 5.48 million viewers on its peak in Season 2 and after the short break during South America Season with a slight decrease of the viewership numbers continued capturing respectable flock.
Additionally, we want to provide some statistics below, to illustrate the potential of the series. Currently, according to IMDB, “Gold Rush” has a score of 7.2 out of 10 based on over 2,778 user votes, 10 reviews from viewers, and 1 review from critics. At the same time, according to SideReel, the viewers have rated the reality series at 3.81 out of 5. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, the first season of the reality show has a score of 58 out of 100 based on 6 reviews from critics, whereas the viewers have rated “Gold Rush” at 5.3 out of 10 based on 8 user ratings.
“Gold Rush” features miners searching for gold in Alaska with their get-rich-quick goals. They are mainly unemployed risk-takers, adventure-seekers, hereditary miners, working together with their families. Their life is full of risk and drama, one wrong move can cost a fortune or even a life. They invest their own gold to the new equipment to have better opportunities to find more. They work long hours as the work is seasonal. So the following thrilling season is to begin shortly. In season seven we expect the return of a 21-years-old record-breaking gold miner young millionaire Parker Schnabel. His father and grandfather used to take part in the show. Parker’s grandfather and mentor John Schnabel died this year, that was a huge loss for a young successor. There is some more news from other participants of the show: who’s going to mine new territory, purchase new equipment and bring a girlfriend to the show? The season seven will show.
Season 7 Release Date
“Gold Rush” Season 6 kicked off on October 16, 2015, on Discovery, and its debut drew about 4 million viewers, as well as has received a mainly favorable reception by critics and viewers. “Gold Rush” Season 7 premiere is slated for Friday, October 14, 2016 at 9 PM ET/PT on Discovery. Luckily, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the reality series, as well as about the “Gold Rush” Season 7 release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Join our list of subscribers using the form below, and we’ll deliver a notification on the release date directly to your inbox.
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