Developed by Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore Insecure is a super hit comedy-drama series that tells a tale of 20 years old African American girl via the sweet-and-sour journey of life. Moderately based on Rae’s web show ‘Awkward Black Girl,’ it is a percipient and exciting series that provides a hefty dose of entertainment to the viewers. The inaugural season of the drama telecasted in 2016. Within a limited period of time, the show filled its bag with various awards covering the Primetime Emmy Award as well.
The humor-crowded drama has gathered amazing 7.9/10 stars on the IMDb and outstanding 96% critics score on Rotten Tomatoes. Throughout four installments, viewers have cherished the bonding between Issa and Molly, and the heavy demand of the drama has continued its journey on television. While the publicity surrounding the series carries on to grow, fans would aware of how season 4 ends with a bit strong blast. If you are waiting for Insecure Season 5 then take a look at what we have explored so far –
When Will HBO Announce Insecure Season 5 Release Date?
The fourth season of ‘Insecure’ aired on 12th April 2020 on the HBO network and conveniently wind up its journey on 14th June 2020. While the initial three installments consist of eight episodes each, the fourth version turns out to be more trendy, including two extra episodes to amaze the viewers and taking the entire sum to 10 episodes that have a running time of 27-41 minutes each.
In May 2020, Rae shared through her Twitter handle that the drama had been greenlit for a fifth time. However, it was later revealed in January 2021 that Insecure Season 5 would be the final version of the series. Issa Rae, while talking to Deadline mentioned that she and creator Prentice Penny had “always planned to tell this story through five seasons,” but agreed that it couldn’t be made feasible without fan assistance.
— Issa Rae (@IssaRae) May 1, 2020
“I feel blessed beyond measure to bring our characters’ stories to an end, on-screen at least,” she further added. Simultaneously, HBO disclosed that Insecure would conclude with the fifth season and the network also shared that the drama came back to production at the last of January and has been planned to be released after mid of 2021. However, HBO didn’t disclose the exact release date of Insecure Season 5.
How Will Insecure Season 5 Plot Be?
At the ending of the fourth season, we witness Issa and her entire team exploring the town roads in look for Tiffany. Furthermore, bonds start becoming complex as Condola roughly pokes to Issa and Lawrence’s renovated love affair by revealing the details of her pregnancy whereas Molly and Andrew choose to follow distinct paths. And, at the very last Issa and Molly, who have been disconnected from one another in the major portion of the season sit at the same table and discuss their fastly altering lives.
Series developer Prentice Penny conversed with Entertainment Weekly regarding additional progress in the series. As per the discussion, we think that the dynamic pair of Issa and Molly won’t return on an identical note as both of them turn older and extremely varied by the incidents unrolling nearby them. “The thing I think we sort of gravitate to is this idea of we don’t want them to go back to where they were,” he told.
Penny additionally included, “They’re going to be forever changed by this, forever humbled by this, and hopefully, forever close by this. I don’t think it’s about getting them back to where they were.” The vagueness revolving around the series indicates that Insecure Season 5 will mainly focus on the consequences of Issac and Lawrence’s complex love affair.
Who Will Be Part Of Insecure Season 5 Cast?
Show developers haven’t revealed any information about the cast of season 5. But ‘Insecure’ is a kind of drama which is well known for its highly energetic cast, without them drama won’t be as much effective as it is. That’s why it’s seeming that those previous actors will come back in season 5. Showrunners will try to provide the final touch to the series with its core characters.
Many trusted sources like Cinemaholic and Looper are hinting that lead actors will return in the Insecure Season 5. Issa Rae and Yvonne Orji have been the heart of the show. We don’t think that the series will go ahead without them. Apart from them, we aren’t aware of the addition of any new stars in the forthcoming season. If there is something like that then showrunners will inform us in the upcoming months. According to recent details, the actors who are expected to be seen in the fifth season are –
- Issa Rae will play her role of Issa Dee.
- Jay Ellis will deliver his role of Lawrence Walker.
- Yvonne Orji will be seen as Molly Carter.
- Natasha Rothwell will portray the character of Kelli Prenny.
- Amanda Seales will display the character of Tiffany DuBois.
- Neil Brown Jr. will present the character of Chad Kerr.
- Tristen J. Winger will play his role of Thug Yoda.
- Denise Dowse will deliver her role as Dr. Rhonda Pine.
- Jean Elie will be seen as Ahmal Dee.
- Leonard Robinson will portray the character of Taurean Jackson.
- Christina Elmore will display the character of Condola Hayes.
- Kendrick Sampson will present the character of Nathan Campbell.
How Many Episodes Will Be In Insecure Season 5?
In the fourth season, we have seen 10 episodes including –
- Episode 1: Lowkey Feelin’ Myself
- Episode 2: Lowkey Distant
- Episode 3: Lowkey Thankful
- Episode 4: Lowkey Losin’ It
- Episode 5: Lowkey Movin’ On
- Episode 6: Lowkey Done
- Episode 7: Lowkey Trippin’
- Episode 8: Lowkey Happy
- Episode 9: Lowkey Trying
- Episode 10: Lowkey Lost
The starting three seasons of the drama comprise 8-8 episodes respectively while the fourth season consists of 10 episodes. So, the showrunners can add or subtract the number of episodes from the season as per its requirement. That’s why we can’t predict the number of episodes that next season should have.
Is There Any News Of Insecure Season 5 Trailer?
No, HBO hasn’t launched any trailer or teaser of season 5 so far. But since the filming of the fifth season has started in January, we won’t have to wait for a long time to watch its trailer. If shooting completes on time then the trailer can be launched before the end of 2021. Till then you can watch the previous season’s trailer embedded above.