Black Sails Season 5 Release Date, Cast, And Story

Hello guys! Watching more dramas and movies? I bet you’re! Watched Black Sails? NO!!! Why? Okay, by the end of the article may be your decision may change. I am hoping for that and for those who have watched all the seasons of the series well, Hurray!!! You did great! 

Black Sails is an American TV series that made its debut in 2014 with the last season that is 4 airing in 2017. The historical, action, adventure TV series earned 3 primetime Emmys, a few awards, and also went for nominations. Rated 8.2 by IMDb, 81% voted from Rotten Tomatoes it also received an audience upvote of 4.7/5. The period drama was created by Jonathan E. Steinberg and Robert LeVine. Till now the drama has a total number of 4 seasons with 38 episodes, each running for 49 to 65 minutes.

According to the majority of the fans, this is a perfect binge-watcher for many. With 4 successful seasons, many are wondering where there will be a fifth? If you’re curious as well about the season renewal, then guys you’re right on.

Keep scrolling! 

Black Sails Season 5 Release Date

The season premiered on Starz. Season 4 made its way on January 29th, 2017, and wrapped the screening by 2nd April of the same year. So, with the end of the 4th season and an unfinished end, fans had huge expectations for a fifth. But unfortunately, Starz announced back in 2016 that the 4th season is the last season of the series. The TV drama won’t have a comeback. 

With a satisfactory closure and a space to move on with the plotline, the drama left the audience on a cliffhanger. There was a huge space to further develop the plot but with the official announcement of cancellation neither of us have any choice, right? So, there would be no more of Black Sails! 

But there is a but guys. The thing is from what our sources could gather. Since the Tv show made a huge fan base and not to forget about the cliff-hanger, chances of a spin-off episode are there. So, don’t get upset just keep your fingers crossed. As soon as we get an update about the spin-off, we will reach right back to you. So, buckle up guys, and stay tuned! 

Black Sails Season 4 Recap

Black Sails Season 5 Release Date
Black Sails

The fourth season of the drama averaged a 0.15 rating and compared to the last season the demography is down by 27%. This season has 10 episodes. If you haven’t watched it yet, you can start streaming now and can complete it mostly within two days or three. 

Now, let’s move into the story. The season follows the prequel of the novel Treasure Island by R.L. Stevenson. If you have read the novel, good for you, you may be able to join the dots. Following the story of Captain Flint and his pirates, the season focuses on the battle in the West Indies. They fight the battle to avoid any destruction on the way of their journey and also to reach the end of their destination. Thus, scoring a victory.

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Will they win or will the journey come to an end? Who will die and who will shout the victory words, is for you to find out!

Go and stream the show now. I will not discuss the seasons further, Nah! Will not give the spoilers! Nope!

Black Sails Story

Follow the journey of Captain Flint and his notorious group of pirates. Set in the early 18th century Caribbean, the series is a prequel to the above-mentioned Novel. The drama is set after the 20 years of the original classic novel. 

Black Sails Cast

Black Sails Cast
Black Sails

The stars starring in the drama are; Toby Stephens in the role of James McGraw/Flint our hero. Hannah New as Eleanor Guthrie, Luke Arnold as Long aka John Silver, and many more. You will see new members as the season proceeds. 

Where To Watch Black Sails?

The drama’s first season was originally shared on YouTube and other platforms but you may not find it there. Go and stream the show on Starz, the original network. You can also give it a watch on Hulu and Netflix

Black Sails Trailer

At the beginning of the article, I have attached the very first trailer that came out. The trailer is a clip of season 1. The other 3 seasons trailer is available on YouTube and other platforms, you can watch it there. The spin-off teaser or trailer is not out yet. But the reason as to why a new season can be expected – a short video is available on some of the platforms. If you’re interested, you can watch. 

That’s all for now. Have a great week and enjoy the series if you have not watched the series till now. 

Happy Watch! 

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