The Netflix original series, Big Mouth season 4 is already here, which means this is the time to start obsessing over season 5 of this animated series. In this article, we will find out about all the updates on season 5 of Big Mouth and what is the premiere date of it set by the makers of the show. In the year 2019, the streaming service of the series ordered three more instalments of season 4. The show made its debut on the big screens in September 2017, and ever since then, four seasons have come out with approximately a year apart from the next season. Although the fifth season of Big Mouth was also delayed due to the worldwide lockdown, it is back on track and is in talks once again about the release date of season 5.
It is a Netflix adult animated comedy series which is created by Andrew Goldberg, Nick Kroll, Mark Levin, and Jennifer Flackett. The series is a coming-of-age drama that revolves and focuses on the experiences of a group of adolescent friends who live in a New York City suburb. All these friends struggle to navigate their difficult times and hardships and are often embarrassed by their puberty. Ever since its release, all the seasons of this animated comedy follow the themes of self-love, acceptance, and different cultural identities.
Has the show been renewed for its fifth season?
In 2019, Netflix announced that the show has entered a production deal with Brutus Pink, which is a company formed by Big Mouth’s creator, Kroll, Goldberg, Levin, Flackett, and Kelly Galuska as well. The official deal was made to renew the show for seasons 4, 5 and 6, where all these seasons will be released subsequently after a year than the other.
What is the release date of Big Mouth season 5?
At the moment, Netflix has not announced a release date for season 5 of Big Mouth. In the past, the seasons of the show have been consistent with their releases every year. While the show made its debut in 2017, seasons 2 and 3 of Big Mouth came out in 2018 and 2019 respectively. Later, in December 2020, the fourth season of the show came out. Fans can likely expect the fifth season to drop in 2021. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the date might delay for a little longer. Nonetheless, there have been no confirmations given on the delay as well. Therefore, we will focus on the optimistic side and hope for season 5 of Big Mouth to release in 2021.
Who will voice Missy?
It’s been a while since Jenny Slate, the voice artist for Missy’s character announced that she would no longer voice the character and is leaving the show for good. After that, a quest has begun for the perfect replacement of Jenny as Missy’s voice. Well, the answer to this highly-asked question is that the makers of the show have finally found her replacement in the face of Ayo Edebiri. Yes, Ayo will voice Missy in the last episodes of season 4 and in the upcoming seasons of Big Mouth as well.
Big Mouth season 5 Story Details
Although any plot details are not revealed by the makers of the show, here are some theories and speculations which we will discuss here to give you an idea about how season 5 might turn up and what story it will explore.
In season 4 of Big Mouth, the finale showcased that Jessi is back with her friends, and Nick and Andrew have become friends again. It was also shown that Lola and Jay broke up with each other, leaving Lola all furious and ready for vengeance. The potential setting of Missy and DeVon’s unlikely friendship continued in the last season as well which definitely leaves something for season 5.
Season 5 of Big Mouth will probably explore Missy’s self-discovery, while the other friends will learn to overcome negative feelings of self-doubt and pity.