Queen of the South season 5 release date: Will there be another series?

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Queen of the South season four ended with the return of a major character to the USA Network crime series. The cliffhanger has left viewers desperate to know whether the show will be back with another season on Netflix. Here’s everything which has been revealed so far about the future of the show.

Will there be another series of Queen of the South?

WARNING: This article contains spoilers for Queen of the South season 4.

Season four of Queen of the South was released on Netflix last week for fans in the UK to watch the latest episodes of the crime drama.

The new outing followed Teresa Mendoza (played by Alice Braga) as she headed to New Orleans to strengthen her cartel.

The season culminated in a dramatic finale episode, which saw Javier Jimenez (Alfonso Herrera) killed by Judge Lafayette (David Andrews).

Then in a dramatic cliffhanger, James (Peter Gadiot) returned after turning up at a warehouse with a severe abdomen wound.

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When he was embraced by his ex-girlfriend Teresa, he warned “they were coming” before the series ended.

The finale left many fans desperate to know whether the series would be returning with another outing soon.

There’s good news for viewers of the show as Queen of the South has been renewed for a fifth season.

The announcement came from the USA Network back in August 2019 after it aired originally on the channel.

When will Queen of the South season 5 be released?

So far, every season of the show has been released in June in the US before landing on Netflix months later.

However, the latest series is set to be delayed after filming was shut down back in March.

This was because the outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19 shut down production on the show.

Therefore, it is unclear when the series will be returning to screens as filming has not yet resumed.

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In May series co-showrunner Dailyn Rodriguez told a fan on Twitter: “Season five was interrupted due to Covid.

“We have no idea when we will resume shooting or when we will premiere.”

Express.co.uk will update this article as soon as an official release date is announced for the series.

When it does return, Rodriguez also confirmed there will be less episodes than usual of the show.

Posting on Twitter back in February, she wrote: “Dear #queenfamilia we are so sorry to tell you that we only got a 10 episode order for season five.

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“However, we promise you won’t be disappointed with what we have in store for you. #queenofthesouth.”

In order to whet fans’ appetites, the USA Network has also released a trailer for season five, which hints the Russians will be her new enemy.

In the short clip Teresa is heard being warned about the Russians and the threat they will pose.

She also says: “If I do this now where will it end. You don’t know what I’m capable of.”

Queen of The South seasons 1-4 are available to stream on Netflix.

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