Awkward was renewed for a fifth and final season. When does the new episodes premiere in 2015? We are waiting for the start air date on MTV!
Genre: teen comedy
Creator: Lauren Iungerich
Season 3 Episode 20: 1.30 million U.S. viewers
Season 4 Episode 18: 0.82 million U.S. viewers
There is good and bad news for the fans of «Awkward» sitcom, which is broadcast by MTV television channel from July 2011.
Good news is that the television series has been officially renewed for season 5 and the premiere date of the new episodes is scheduled for Summer 2015 (officially). And here is the bad news – the fifth season is announced as the last one and the show won’t be renewed any more.
The creators promise the culmination to be worthy and logical, as the fans deserve it. The storyline won’t be interrupted and the viewers will get the answers to all the remaining questions, the rights holders say.
According to the critics, the decision of MTV leadership is totally justified, as the show rating has began to fall rapidly, but the fans aren’t satisfied with the given verdict.
Are you ready to say good-bye to the heroes of the beloved series?
UPDATE 1 (April 21, 2015): The final season of Awkward will kick off August 31, 2015.
UPDATE 2 (November 9, 2015): “We’re hopeful that Season 5B is not going to be the end of the show. But it would be the end of this chapter of the story,” Mike Chessler explains. Thoughts on a potential Season 6?
UPDATE 3 (February 12, 2016): MTV announced on Friday the premiere date for Awkward Season 5B – March 15, 2016 (at 10/9c). It’s the final run of episodes. The showrunners’ dream of an 11th-hour sixth season doesn’t come to fruition.