Animal Kingdom season 5- when will it air? What is the cast? What will be the plot?

Animal Kingdom season 5: Jonathan Lisco renewed the 2010 Australian movie “Animal Kingdom” into a series for TNT in 2016. This American crime drama series received great reviews in a very short span of time. It has had four seasons till now and the audience is going crazy for the updates of the fifth season. So here you go with everything you need to know about The Animal Kingdom – Season 5




Although the filming started back in January 2020, it seems like we will have to wait for a little longer this time as the filming was left midway due to the corona virus outbreak. We will have to wait for an official update from the developer’s side. We are expecting the season to release next year or sooner if possible!


The Cast Of Animal Kingdom season 5:

Jake Weary who plays the role of Deran Cody made sure that the fans of the show knew about the filming. He also posted pictures of some actors who would not be seen back in the new season. However, we are sure to watch some of the lead characters reprising their roles in the upcoming season. This includes –

  • Ellen Barkin as Janine Cody AKA Smurf
  • Scott Speedman as Barry Blackwell AKA Baz
  • Shawn Hastosy as Andre Cody AKA Pope
  • Jake Weary as Deran Cody
  • Ben Robson as Craig Cody
  • Finn Cole as Joshua Cody AKA J
  • Sohi Rodriguez as Mia Benitez
  • Rigo Sanchez as Mann

The Plot Of Animal Kingdom season 5:

The plot of the series revolves around the life of 17-year-old Joshua, played by Finn Cole. He moves in to live with his relatives, the Codys after his mother’s death. Smurf leads the Codys, the family o criminals. Leckie, an officer tries to get Smurf out of the crime business but could not pass.

The fourth season ended with a glimpse of Smurf’s past as she lays dead on her wish. So season 5 would show more about Smurf’s life, her past, and all about her parents.

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