‘The Americans’ Seasons 5 & 6 Have Been Confirmed!
A fourth season of a spy drama “The Americans” kicked off on March 16, 2016, and its debut drew 1.11 million viewers. But the majority of fans is interested concerning the decision of FX about the renewal of the period drama for a next season. The drama that takes place in the midst of the Cold War is depicting the life of a seemingly ordinary American couple, which actually hides a deep secret with respect to their true identities.
A fourth chapter of the series has received universal acclaim. Both critics and viewers were impressed by a sophisticated plot full of unexpected twists. According to Metacritic, the fourth season of the spy drama has a score of 95 out of 100 based on 28 reviews from critics, whereas the viewers rated the fourth series at 8.6 out of 10 basing on 70 user ratings. At the same time, according to Metacritic, the fourth chapter of the period drama has an average score of 9.2 out of 10 and a 100% approval rating based on 41 reviews from critics, while the audience rated the fourth season at 4.7 out of 5 with a 96% approval rating based on 137 votes. Meanwhile, according to IMDB, the spy thriller holds a score of 8.3/10 based on over 42,800 user votes, 103 reviews from viewers, and 34 reviews from critics. As mentioned above, the season premiere drew 1.11 million viewers, while the subsequent episodes have attracted 0.93, 0.82, and 1.04 million viewers, respectively (as of today). The fourth season consists of 13 episodes and will conclude on June 8, 2016.
Season 5 & 6 Release Dates
UPDATE (May 25, 2016): Today FX has officially confirmed the renewal of their spy thriller “The Americans” for a fifth season. However, another exciting and simultaneously sad news came later. According to the official announcement, FX has picked up “The Americans” for a 10-episode sixth season and final season. “The Americans” Season 5 premiere is slated for somewhere in 2017, whereas a final, sixth season will be released in 2018. However, FX has yet to announce the specific release dates for seasons 5 & 6. Fortunately, our subscribers will be automatically notified concerning both premieres. Join our subscribers, and we’ll deliver the notifications of the release dates directly to your inbox.
UPDATE (April 29, 2016): All appearances that “The Americans” Season 5 is in development. This follows from the recent announcement that Joel Fields (executive producer of the series) has published on his official Twitter page, on April 5, 2016. Although FX has yet to announce the official confirmation, we consider a Joel’s Twitter page as a very reliable source. Besides, Joel himself claims that “it’s just a matter of time.” Anyway, we would like to wait for the official confirmation. Meanwhile, our subscribers will be automatically notified about “The Americans” Season 5 release date. Join our subscribers, and we’ll keep you informed.
— Joel Fields (@joel_fields) April 4, 2016
“The Americans” Season 4 kicked off this March and drew over 1 million viewers. FX has yet to announce their plans concerning the renewal of the spy thriller series. However, we’re confident that “The Americans” Season 5 would take place, taking into account universal acclaim of the fourth installment, as well as generally favorable television ratings of the season. But, anyway, we would prefer to wait for the official confirmation. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the renewal of the period drama series, as well as as regards to “The Americans” Season 5 release date. Don’t miss the premiere. Join our list of subscribers using the form below, and we’ll keep you informed.