Will the crew of the USS Nathan James have enough time to save humanity? Is The Last Ship TV show cancelled or renewed for a fifth season on TNT? The television vulture is watching all the latest cancellation and renewal news, so this page is the place to track the status of The Last Ship season five. Bookmark it, or subscribe for the latest updates. Remember, the television vulture is watching your shows. Are you?
What’s This TV Show About?
Airing on the TNT cable channel, The Last Ship stars Eric Dane, Bridget Regan, Adam Baldwin, Charles Parnell, Travis Van Winkle, Marissa Neitling, Christina Elmore, Jocko Sims, Bren Foster, and Kevin Michael Martin. The drama centers on the crew of the USS Nathan James, which must try to find a cure for a deadly virus that has wiped out most of the world’s population. In the fourth season, Captain Tom Chandler (Dane) is pulled out of retirement, after Captain Slattery (Baldwin) and the crew realize the Red Flu has “jumped kingdoms” and is now infecting food crops. The race is on, to save the world from a devastating global famine.
Season Four Ratings
The fourth season of The Last Ship averaged a 0.31 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 1.55 million viewers. Compared to season three, that’s down by 38% and down by 30%, respectively. Learn how The Last Ship stacks up against other TNT TV shows.
Relax and enjoy the fourth season without worrying if The Last Ship TV show will be cancelled or renewed for season five. TNT already issued an early fifth season renewal back in September of 2016, ahead of the season three finale. Whether that renewal was actually for a fifth and final season may depend upon the ratings, I’ll keep an eye on the Nielsens and update this page with new developments. Subscribe for free alerts on any cancellation or renewal news regarding The Last Ship.
5/16/2018 Status Update: The Last Ship will end with season five. Cancellation/ending details here.
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