‘Van Helsing,’ the fantasy horror drama TV series, is returning with its fifth season and will soon be airing its first episode. Created by Neil LaBute, the show premiered its pilot episode on 23rd September 2016. It recorded a viewership of 1.24 million from the US itself and got some great reviews. People loved the quirky storyline, and even the critics highly appreciated it.
They labeled it as “pretty good.” In fact, the show now has an average rating of 7.2/10 on TV.com and 6.2/10 on IMDb. Consequently, the show has been renewed for a new season time and again. Anyhow, it is now returning with its fifth and final season. So, let us find out everything about this finale season and the show.
Everything you need to know about ‘Van Helsing’:
‘Van Helsing’ is a fantasy TV series created by Neil LaBute that airs on Syfy. It is based on the graphic novel series ‘Helsing’ (by Zenescope Entertainment) and runs in the genre of post-apocalyptic horror, action, and fantasy drama. The series has aired a total of 52 episodes to date over the course of four seasons, with each episode having an approximate runtime of 42-65 minutes. David Winning is its director, while Chris Rudolph is the producer. Echo Lake Entertainment, Dynamic Television, and Nomadic Pictures are the production companies behind the show, while Syfy is its original broadcasting network. Now, let us have a look at what happened in the finale episode of Van Helsing Season 4.
Van Helsing Season 4 Finale Recap:
In the finale episode of Van Helsing Season 4, Team Vanessa found themselves in a huge mess as Dracula appeared to grow stronger in influence in the real world. At the Sunshine Unit, along with Julius and Axel, Colonel Nicholson fights courageously. Moreover, when Violet and Jack face Dracula in the dark realm, they get astonished to find out that they were deceived. Dracula tells them that their arrogance that they will be able to kill her is mislaid. As a matter of fact, both of them were merely the cause of her escape from the Dark Realm.
After getting out into the real world, Dracula shapeshifted to take President Archer’s position after clearing her blood. Consequently, she was now in a position of great political power, with the world’s future hanging in the balance. Dracula got into the position of colossal power, but there is still some hope that Vanessa will return. So, it will be interesting to see what the writers have in mind for the story of the show’s final season.
Van Helsing Season 5 Episode 1 Spoiler:
Van Helsing Season 5 Episode 1 is titled “Past Tense.” In this upcoming episode, you will get to see Jack and Vanessa find a way to break free from the Dark Realm. It is not going to be easy as Dracula must have laid a few traps for them. Anyhow, due to all this, Vanessa will be the last hope. So, she might take on the heroic role that will encourage the demoralized heroes who have been agonizing over their losses. Moreover, we will get to see Dracula using her powers in the real world. In view of her as the president, it is hard to imagine her influence. Nevertheless, she will start putting her major plans into action while handling her enemies on the other hand. TV Promos has even released a trailer for ‘Van Helsing’ Season 5 on their official YouTube channel. It has already crossed 155k views, and you can watch it below.
Van Helsing Season 5 Episode 1 Release Date:
Van Helsing Season 5 Episode 1 is going to release on 16th April 2021, i.e., on Friday at 10/9c. You can tune into the Syfy channel to watch the episode at the time of the broadcast mentioned above. Even if you miss the episode due to some reason, you can stream it later on the official website of Syfy or its app. Moreover, it will be available on Netflix after the episode is released. Apart from all this, the episode will be available on Video on Demand platforms like Vudu, iTunes, Amazon Prime Video, and Google Play Store. So, brace yourselves as the fantasy horror drama returns with its finale season and some thrilling, action-packed episodes.
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