With the WGA strike settled final month and SAG-AFTRA coming to an finish final week, it looks as if Hollywood is lastly again in enterprise. Tons of reveals and flicks had been delayed throughout the historic double strike, and whereas some have already began taking steps to renew manufacturing within the hopes of hitting screens this winter, not each mission has the identical timeline.
Sadly, extra delays are in retailer for a handful of tasks together with Fox’s 9-1-1: Lone Star. In accordance with Deadline, the spin-off collection has been pushed again to a Fall 2024 launch. That’s actually not what followers of the procedural drama hoped for, however it may not be the worst factor. In spite of everything, with extra time to write down and produce the episodes, followers can make certain that the 12-episode fifth season received’t be rushed.
Had the strikes ended earlier, it might need been attainable to squeeze in a 10-to-13-episode season, however there’s merely not sufficient time to make sure the most effective storylines are being created. The transfer to delay the Rob Lowe-led drama collection can also be a sensible enterprise transfer, as Fox can use the present as a “lead-in” for 2 new dramas which are slated for a Fall 2024 launch too.
Fortunately, the Fox winter lineup received’t be fully void of 9-1-1: Lone Star episodes. Followers can nonetheless tune in to observe their beloved emergency personnel as a number of reruns are slated to air within the coming weeks on the 2023 TV schedule.
Getting pushed again isn’t excellent, however it’s higher than the choice. Studios and streamers have wasted no time utilizing the strikes as a motive to cancel reveals. Simply yesterday, Netflix introduced it canceled the favored book-to-screen adaptation of Shadow and Bone together with 4 different reveals.
This Fox procedural additionally may have suffered an analogous destiny as Prime Video’s A League of Their Personal which was renewed for an additional season, solely to have executives change their thoughts and axe the collection. Evidently, 9-1-1: Lone Star isn’t in a nasty spot, in any respect.
Fortuitously, there are a ton of reveals which are slated to begin manufacturing the week after Thanksgiving. Whereas this implies we’ll possible be counting on reruns to get us by means of the vacation season, new episodes must be able to air fairly early in 2024.
Although they are going to have shorter seasons than ordinary, followers can breathe a sigh of reduction figuring out a few of their favourite reveals are coming sooner slightly than later. ABC’s Abbott Elementary and Gray’s Anatomy are two of these reveals on the prime of the published channel’s to-do checklist, for instance. Sadly, we’ll have to attend a little bit longer for Lone Star.
For now, followers can stream 9-1-1: Lone Star with a Hulu subscription. Extra information about what reveals are returning and when must be popping out within the subsequent few weeks, so keep updated by testing our 2023 TV Schedule and 2024 TV premiere dates so that you don’t miss out on something.