HBO ordered season 5 for «Girls» TV show! When will the new episodes premiere in 2016? What is known about the start air date?
Starring: Lena Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke, Zosia Mamet…
Executive producers: Judd Apatow, Jennifer Konner, Ilene S. Landress, Bruce Eric Kaplan
Season 1 Episode 1: 0.8 million U.S. viewers
Hardly had the fourth season of «Girls» television series premiered on HBO, as the rights holders renewed it for the complete season 5.
The creators explain such an early financing of the new episodes with the show ratings as it has been quite high during several years already and the number of the viewers remains the same. The constant discussions on the show, numerous nominations for the prestigious film awards, invited celebrities in every new season – all that proves the show to be successful and ensures the long life for the given project on TV.
As for the start air date of season 5 on HBO – it is scheduled for February 2016, which was quite expected.
Are you waiting for the new episodes?
UPDATE 1 (October 29, 2015): Hannah Horvath and her Girls will be back for a fifth season on February 21, 2016 (at 10/9c).
UPDATE 2 (Jan.6, 2016): The HBO comedy Girls will be ending after Season 6 (Lena Dunham).