Kim’s Convenience is one of many Canadian comedies available on Netflix. If you haven’t had a chance to check it out yet, it’s certainly one to add to your watch list.
Now, if you’ve already binged through all four seasons of Kim’s Convenience that are available on Netflix… Chances are pretty good you have one simple question. When will a new season be available? Well, here’s everything we’ve been able to dig up for you!
So, what is Kim’s Convenience about anyway?
If you’ve not had the pleasure of seeing Kim’s Convenience yet simply knowing it is a Canadian comedy might not be enough to interest you. So, here’s a quick synopsis of what the series is about:
The comedy is about a family-run convenience store and the antics that take place within and outside the store.”
Kim’s Convenience will return for a Season 5.
Fortunately, you do not have to worry about whether there will be a Kim’s Convenience Season 5. The series is slated to return. So, the real question is some: when? When will it hit Netflix? Has it aired yet? Here’s everything we know.
Season 4 of the series JUST hit Netflix on April 1st, 2020. On April 1st, CBC confirmed the series would return for Season 5. In fact, the network renewed Kim’s Convenience for TWO additional seasons.
Keep in mind, the decision to renew Kim’s Convenience was completely on CBC. Though, we would be lying if we said Netflix didn’t hold a little weight. The streaming provider carrying the series to international viewers certainly helped with the shows ratings. With so many tuning in to watch the series in other countries… CBC decided renewing was a good idea.
So, is there a Netflix release date for Season 5?
CBC has followed a pretty consistent schedule with Kim’s Convenience. The past two seasons aired new episodes in January. Unfortunately, things aren’t really running “normal” right now. Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic things are unpredictable.
At this time… What’s On Netflix, a fan site decided to all things Netflix, isn’t sure if this series suffered a shut down or delay because of the virus. If production and the air date of the series gets delayed… It is safe to assume Netflix’s release date of Season 5 will also get delayed.
Fortunately, Netflix does pick up Kim’s Convenience Season 5 within a few days of the finale airing on TV in Canada.
For now, experts are predicting around Spring of 2021 for the release date. Unfortunately, Netflix Canada will likely pick up Season 5 roughly a year after it drops into the U.S. platform.
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