Rick and Morty is an amazing American adult animated science fiction sitcom. It is one of the shows that always makes us laugh out loud until our stomach hurts. And the good news for its fans is that the show is renewed for its fifth season. The series already has 4 seasons and they have turned out to be a big hit. On IMDb, the animated series is highly rated at 9.2.
As the fans are excitedly waiting for Ricky and Morty season 5, therefore, let’s give you all the information that you need to know about your favorite sitcom.
When is Rick and Morty Season 5 coming out?
As per the information trickling in, Season 5 of Rick and Morty might take some time to come up on the screen. But it is undoubtedly making a comeback for its fifth season. Ideally speaking the lifecycle of an episode from conceptualization followed by writing to the finished product ideally takes 9 to 12 months.
The makers have not dropped in the official release date. However, Chris Parnell (Jerry) dropped in the news with “going to be less of a wait” for season 5 and upcoming seasons.
“We’re more on schedule than we’ve ever been,” says co-creator Don Harmon in October 2020.
The teasers from the people involved are hinting at a shorter timeframe. The industry is of the opinion that the Rick and Morty Season 5 release date is likely to happen in the second or maybe the third quarter of 2021. People are rooting positively for May 2021. Keep fingers crossed for May 2021!
Rick and Morty Season 5 Trailer
As of now, we do not have any official trailer for season 5. However, a sneak peeks in an animated form has been shared during a Comic-Con@Home panel held last year. Harmon took everyone by surprise when he said that they were “basically done writing”.
In the first look scene, we get to see our favourite pair in a very bad condition. Rick is injured and Morty carries him to their ship as they try to escape out of a portal. Moreover, their spaceship gets catches fire and they are sent chasing their deaths over Earth. In the meanwhile, Morty calls up Jessica and confesses his feelings for her.
She reciprocates and Monty feels strongly that life is worth living. He manages to save himself and Rick by crashing their ship into the sea. After that, the duo is greeted by Mr. Nimbus, an Aquaman type character in the middle of the sea. We also come to know that he happens to be Rick’s nemesis.
Rick and Morty Season 5 Cast
All we can tell for now is that all the main cast members of the show will be retained. Moreover, there is no announcement regarding any new addition or guest stars to the team.
- There will be Rick and Morty in the voice of Justin Roiland
- For the character Jerry Smith, voice over will be done by Chris Parnell
- Jessica’s character will be given voice by Kari Wahlgren
- Dan Harmon’s voice will be behind the character of Birdperson
- The voice for the character Beth Smith will be given by Sarah Chalke
- Spencer Grammer will voice the character of Summer Smith
Rick and Morty Season 5 Plot
The plot of the upcoming season is tough to predict due to the non linear nature of Rick and Morty. But we hope that the ‘Interdimensional Cable’ will return in the next series. Also, the story of Evil Morty may be considered to be shown in the upcoming season.
We may also get to see the relationship of Rick and Jerry getting explored.
As far as Rick and Morty Season 5 episodes are concerned, they are ample enough to ante the sci-fi maneuvering. Looking at the past history of seasons, it can be presumed that Season 5 is likely to be 10 episodes long. For the uninitiated, in 2018, Adult Swim was given a contract of 70 new episodes. There are 60 pending with the makers, enough for many more seasons to come.
Will Rick and Morty Season 5 be on Netflix?
In December 2020, Rick and Morty Season 4 second half came to Netflix whereas the first half streamed on Netflix on June 16. With the announcement of Season 5 coming soon, fans wondering when they will be able to watch Rick and Morty Season 5 episodes on Netflix. However, there is no official news from Netflix on its plans.
This is all the information we have covered on your favorite show as of now. We hope you guys have found all that you were looking for. We’ll keep you updated as and when we get official inputs. Until then, stay tuned.