Greenleaf season 6 is an American mystery drama series. It has a focus on family drama. In this series, the family members attempt to depict a picture of an idyllic family. They make great efforts to hide their lies and scandalous secrets from coming out in their Memphis megachurch members’ presence.
The lead characters of the series Lady Mae (Whitfield), the matriarch, and Bishop James Greenleaf (David), the Greenleaf family’s patriarch, have their lives disarrayed following the comeback of their estranged daughter, Grace Greenleaf. This return happens 20 years after the death of their other daughter, which happened mysteriously.
The drama’s initial premiere took place on June 21, 2016. The show’s ability to shed light on vital issues that affect modern-day society, most especially the church leaders’ hypocrisy, the all-rounded characters, and magnificent production design won over many. As a result, it received critics in its favor. With time, this series has accumulated increased ratings. It has gained many followers in addition to winning a Gracie Award and two NAACP Image Awards.
Greenleaf Season 6 : Is Greenleaf Officially Canceled?
Despite its success, Greenleaf’s producer, OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network), decided to cancel this highly sorted series after five seasons. The majority of the followers wonder why the producers canceled the series. Whether there will be a season 6 of the Greenleaf series is still a question among many.
Greenleaf premiered its final season on June 23, 2020, airing only eight episodes each an hour-long instead of more than its usual ten. Concerning the possibility of another season, the network confirmed on May 3, 2020, that season 5 would be the last of the church-themed film. A post from Keith David, who plays Bishop James Greenleaf, expressing his gratitude for the cast, affirmed the series’s end. Lamman Rucker also posted an emotional goodbye on his Instagram account that appreciated the fans. He played the character of Pastor Jacob Greenleaf in the series.
OWN Announcement On Greenleaf Season 6 Spin-Off:
Notably, the wrapping of the series, though very conclusive, proves to be a difficult task to ultimately say the final goodbye. Because the series is finally over and predictably, season 5 was the ultimate end of this compelling series. Nevertheless, it is a delight to all the fans and supporters to know that an announcement in May 2020, an untitled spin-off where a teaser was shared.
Therefore, fans can be delighted as they don’t have to undergo a long, excruciating wait to see their favorite character. This placation follows confirmation by Greenleaf’s producers, Craig Wright, Oprah Winfrey, and Clement Virgo, saying that the spin-off development ensued while creating the parent series. To the disappointment of many, ‘Greenleaf Season 6 is officially canceled.
Greenleaf Season 6 Cast:
Greenleaf will not telecast Season 6 as stated above. Although, we may watch the Season5 cast members in the spinoff series, which is presently under production. But we expect some new additions to the cast. The role of Bishop James Greenleaf is starred by Keith David (From Scratch). Lynn Whitfield acted the character of Daisy Mae Greenleaf.
Grace Greenleaf, Jacob Greenleaf, and Charity Greenleaf are the couple’s children. After twenty years, the family’s eldest child Grace has decided to come back home. The second son Jacob is also a Pastor and serves at the Church. Charity, the youngest child played the role of the Music Minister.
Greenleaf Series Storyline:
The whole series is mainly based on the Greenleaf family. The Greenleaf family has five members, including the couple and their three children. This series reveals the many secrets and the infinite lies hidden. Moreover, Greenleaf’s first baby, Faith has died in an accident. Grace chose to return to her family after twenty years. As well, Oprah Winfrey (the show’s maker) also performs several characters as children’s aunt Mavis Greenfield.
Greenleaf Season 6 Plot:
While the next season is canceled, we cannot anticipate the season 6 plot. The previous season concluded with Lady Mae delightedly thanking Grace (her daughter) for making peace. Moreover, James Greenleaf is also dead.
There are no announcements that come out about the plot. We have to wait to deliver the trailer. Surely, we can assume the spin-off series to be as interesting as the Greenleaf previous seasons.
Greenleaf Season 6 Trailer:
However, all is not over because you can still watch your favorite series’ rerun as you anticipate returning your best-loved characters on the big screen soon. For all those that are yet to embark on the fifth season, watch the Greenleaf season 5 teaser here: