The American crime drama series, ‘S.W.A.T,’ is one of the prime shows that CBS Studios has set its eyes on for the long run. The production house, which is well known for crime drama shows such as ‘NCIS,’ ‘Blue Bloods,’ and ‘FBI,’ has officially given the green flag for season 5 of ‘S.W.A.T.’ So here is all the information we have on the power-packed LA-based police force.
As the series circles around a Sergeant of the Special Weapons and Tactical Unit, Hondo, the show is well known for depicting the real-life tension between the police force and the African-American Community. Season 4 of ‘S.W.A.T’ saw a rollercoaster of events that kept fans waiting for the new season premiere.
S.W.A.T Season 5: Release Date
The good news for fans is that season 5 was renewed way ahead of the last season’s premiere. However, there has been no official news that production for the new season is underway. Unlike most other shows of recent, ‘S.W.A.T’ wasn’t affected by any Covid-19 pandemic-related delays. So fans can expect season 5 of ‘S.W.A.T’ to begin filming later in August and premiere early next year.
S.W.A.T Season 5: What to expect
Since the latest season deeply explored the immense tension within the police force towards the African-American community, season 5 could witness more about Hondo’s efforts to ease this situation. It could also engage in the aftermath of the police station bombing, which took place at the end of season 4.
As for the cast members of ‘S.W.A.T’ season 5, fans can expect most of the characters to reprise their roles. However, a recent report has confirmed that actor Ray Strachan will take on a role in the upcoming season.