At this tiresome day and age, comedy provides a respite. And Netflix’s Grace and Frankie is certainly one of the shows to cheer you up. Created by Howard J. Morris and Marta Kauffman, the series debuted on Netflix in May 2015. Additionally, the series has been renewed five times to date, and each season contains 13 episodes.
Despite receiving mixed reception upon debut, the series slowly but steadily started to receive positive reviews. Furthermore, the last few seasons have drawn praise from both critics and viewers. In addition, the series has also been nominated for numerous awards.
Grace and Frankie Season 6: Release date
Due to the success of Season five, Netflix announced a season renewal in January last year. And as per the schedule, season six premiered on 15th January 2020. Like previous seasons, the sixth season contained 13 episodes. Moreover, all the episodes were released at once, as is usual.
Grace and Frankie Season 6: Cast
The sixth season features multiple characters returning to play their roles. The cast includes Lily Tomlin playing as Frankie Bergstein and Jane Fonda portraying Grace Skalka. In addition, Martin Sheen returns as Robert Hanson, Grace’s husband. Also, Sam Waterson plays Sol Bergstein, Frankie’s husband. Moreover, they are joined by Baron Vaughn (playing Bud), Brooklyn Decker (Mallory), June Diane Raphael (Brianna), among others.
Grace and Frankie Season 6: Plot spoilers
Season six continues the previous season’s plot. It deals with the aftermath of Grace’s marriage with Nick. Both of whom are shown to struggle to adapt to their marriage. Furthermore, viewers learn that Sol is suffering from cancer and has begun treatment. It is resulting in a major rift between Sol and Robert. Additionally, Grace is shown to be maturing more as a person. Also, the sixth season further explores the dynamic between Grace and Frankie.
Grace and Frankie Season 6: Storyline
The series focuses on the titular protagonists, Grace, and Frankie. Initially, they don’t like each other. However, one day they learn that their husbands are in love with each other. They are causing the two women’s lives to change completely. Afterward, circumstances force them to live together. They learn to help each other cope with problems. And a deep friendship grows between them.
Grace and Frankie Season 6: Upcoming details
Fans of the series would be happy to know that Grace and Frankie have been renewed for another season. It has also been announced that the upcoming season will also be the series’ final. Filming on the next season began in January this year. But, due to the current circumstances, production had to be stopped. At the moment, we aren’t sure when the seventh season will release, we expect an announcement after filming has wrapped up. However, we assume season seven will release sometime next year.
We don’t know much else about the new season, but we think most of the cast will be returning in the final season. Regarding the final season, reports suggest that the show is coming to a conclusion due to creative decisions.
Grace and Frankie Season 6: Trailer
The trailer for season six was released quite a while ago. In fact, fans can watch it here.
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