The Magicians is a show which is an extremely popular TV show from the start and its audience is still growing with each season. The storytelling of the show is what sets it apart and is one of the many reasons why the show is so popular. Moreover, Bill McGoldrick who is the president of scripted content at NBC Universal, which owns Syfy, agreed with this assessment when the announcement was made in January.
The Magicians Season 5 update
He said during an interview, “The Magicians raised the bar at Syfy and has gained momentum season after season, attracting a new audience to the channel. We are proud of this series as it continues to break the boundaries of storytelling.” The update of the show has been confirmed in the trailer which suggests that the fifth season will be releasing in 2020. The month is still unknown but it might be premiering in the winter of that year.
There is a trailer for the fifth season which you can check out on YouTube. It was revealed at San Diego Comic-Con by Syfy. As for the cast, the show stars Stella Maeve, Olivia Taylor Dudley, Hale Appleman, Arjun Gupta, Summer Bishil, Rick Worthy, Jade Tailor, Brittany Curran, and Trevor Einhorn. The Executive Producers, as well as co-showrunners Sera Gamble and John McNamara, were overjoyed after the news of renewal for The Magicians season 5.
They said “We couldn’t be happier or more excited to conjure another year of magic and all it entails — love, hate, loyalty, betrayal, sex, foul language, drugs, battling gods, monsters and the most dangerous enemies of all: other human beings, We have the best writers, producers, directors, cast and crew in the charted multiverse. Here’s how strongly we believe this: anyone who tries to poach a single one of them will be cursed. And we have the voodoo dolls to do it.” This is good news that was not only received well by the showrunners but also the fans too. And they can’t wait to see what’s in store for them in the upcoming season of The Magicians.