Heroes Reborn Cancelled Or Renewed for Season 6? Will there be Heroes Season 6? Will Heroes Season 6 be officially confirmed by NBC?
Original timeline updates can be found below…
Heroes Reborn premiered September 24, 2015.
NBC has yet to cancel or renew Heroes Reborn. Stay tuned as we bring you rolling updates on the cancelled/renewed status of NBC’s Heroes event series!
Heroes Reborn (aka Heroes Season 5) is a 13-episode limited series reboot of the original Heroes ongoing series. Reborn promises to retain the “core elements” of the original series whilst introducing a new story and characters, along with some original characters.
Reborn aims to tell a ‘complete story’, but NBC will look to bring the show back for another limited season if it delivers powerful ratings.
HEROES REBORN CANCELLED/RENEWED TIMELINE
January 13, 2016 – NBC chairman Robert Greenblatt confirms the cancellation of Heroes Reborn.
November 19, 2015 – Heroes Reborn cancelled? NBC promotes the “final three episodes” without specifying whether it relates to the ‘season’ or ‘series’.
November 5, 2015 – Tim Kring has lined another project in Beyond, this one has gone to series at ABC Family/Freeform, raising further doubts about the future of the NBC series.
October 1, 2015 – Tim Kring has already lined up a potential post-Heroes Reborn project in The Wilding, which has been ordered to pilot at USA.
July 12, 2015 – Series creator Tim Kring further advocates the future of Heroes Reborn, saying he has more story to tell should NBC decide to renew for Season 6, which would be a combination of story reboot and continuation.
July 8, 2015 – Tim Kring confirms plans for Heroes Reborn Season 6 and beyond.
June 22, 2015 – NBC announce that Heroes Reborn will premiere Thursday, September 24 at 8PM.
May 10, 2015 – NBC officially adds Heroes Reborn to its fall schedule where it will air on Thursdays leading into The Blacklist.
March 27, 2015 – NBC confirms Heroes Reborn will debut in fall 2015 rather than the previously mooted summer 2015.
February 1, 2015 – NBC airs a new Heroes Reborn trailer during one of the year’s biggest commercial stages, the Super Bowl. Such real estate is not to be sniffed at and suggests NBC have big plans and big hopes for the limited series.
HEROES REBORN RATINGS
|Episode||18-49 Key Demo||Viewers (millions)|
|5.01 “Brave New World” (SEASON PREMIERE)||2.0||6.09|
|5.02 “Odessa” (SEASON PREMIERE)||2.0||6.09|
|5.03 “Under the Mask”||1.6||5.00|
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