After a good season 4, CW Network has decided to renew iZombie for a fifth season. The series is based on the comic book of same name and fans have loved the series for its crime-solving setting which is pretty entertaining. Although the series has been renewed for a fifth season, fans will be heavily disappointed as according to a report from Variety, CW Network has confirmed that iZombie Season 5 will be the final season in the series. So, here are all the details and updates that you must know.
According to IMDb, the story of iZombie follows “Liv Moore, a medical student, gets invited to a party which turns into a macabre zombie arena. Liv wakes up from the dead and becomes a zombie. For maintaining her humanity, she must eat human brains, so she began working in the coroner’s office to access brains. Eating a brain gives her memories and traits of that person. So she helps detective Clive Babineaux to solve the murder as a psychic.”
iZombie Season 5: Total Number of Episodes:
According to various reports, iZombie Season 5 will feature a total of 13-14 episodes.
iZombie Season 5 Cast:
The cast of the upcoming iZombie Season 5 will have all of the major stars from the earlier seasons which includes:
Rose McIver as Olivia Moore
Malcolm Goodwin as Clive Babineaux
Rahul Kohli as Ravi Chakrabarti
Robert Buckley as Major Lilywhite
David Anders as Blaine DeBeers
Aly Michalka as Peyton Charles
According to a report from The Hollywood Reporter, former Basketball star, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will also make a guest appearance in the upcoming season 5, and he will play the role of Zed, “one of just two Seattle City Council members who didn’t flee the city before the wall went up.”
After the finale of season 4, Rob Thomas teased the upcoming adventure for Liv and company. In an interview with TV Line, he said, “our characters are in some positions in power right now.”
“Liv now has this folk hero status; Major is going to be heading Fillmore Graves. Until Seattle elects a new mayor, Peyton is sort of keeping all the plates spinning, at least in the city. And then we’ve got the doctor [who is] probably most likely to come up with some cure for zombieism.”
iZombie Season 5 Release Date:
Many reports and speculations suggest that the upcoming iZombie Season 5 will be released sometime in 2019.