The Durrells in Corfu Season 5: Renewed or Cancelled, Release date?

The British comedy-drama, ‘The Durrells in Corfu’, one of the biggest shows launched in 2016 on ITV’s + 1 Channel, has officially come to a close with its fourth season. 


The series has produced four seasons and has an overall episode of 24. The Durrells in Corfu is inspired by three autobiographical books written by Durrell about his kin during their stay at the Greek Island of Corfu. It premiered on ITV on April 3, 2016, and ended on May 12, 2019. This incredible series is directed by Steve Barron along with Roger Goldby, penned by Simon Nye with Christopher Hall who served as the producer.


Set in 1935, the story follows Louisa Durrell who one day decides to move to the Greek Island of Corfu with her family. Her husband passed away a few years ago and the family is facing a dire economic crisis. The family has to move forward with their lives despite the financial issues and Corfu seems to be an inexpensive place and a worldly paradise.


We have compiled the details below that is to know regarding the fifth season of The Durrells in Corfu.


Is Season 5 of The Durrells in Corfu Renewed or Cancelled? 


Unfortunately, no. The show was canceled after the fourth season and therefore, the fifth season won’t be happening. 


Executive producer Keeley Hawes, who also stars in the series, expressed the show’s conclusion, saying “I’m delighted to be heading back to Corfu for a final series of ‘The Durrells’. It’s been such a wonderful series to work on and I’m so pleased that viewers have taken the family to their hearts as much as we have. It’s been such a wonderful series to work on and I’m so pleased that viewers have taken the family to their hearts as much as we have I have no doubt that the brilliant Simon Nye will give the family a fitting and fabulous farewell.”


The Durrells in Corfu Season 5 Release Date: Is It Happening?


As mentioned above, the show was officially canceled and it’s highly unlikely for the series to return with the fifth season in the future.


The fourth season was launched on April 7, 2019, on ITV for UK viewers. It later premiered on September 27, 2019, on PBS in the US.


BBC said in a statement that the fourth season would be the final outing of the show and thus the showrunners ended it on a satisfying note. It’s disheartening to learn that an incredible show like ‘The Durrells in Corfu’ has ended even though many fans love this show.


So as of now, ‘The Durrells in Corfu’ fifth season remains canceled.


The Cast of The Durrells in Corfu 


Here are the names of the main characters who appeared in all four seasons of ‘The Durrells in Corfu’–


  • Louisa Durrell played by Keeley Hawes

  • Milo Parker portrayed the role of Gerry Durrell 

  • Josh O’Connor played the role of Larry Durrell

  • Margo Durrell played by Daisy Waterstone

  • Leslie Durrell portrayed by Callum Woodhouse   

  • Spiros Halikiopoulos    played by Alexis Georgoulis

  • Lugaretzia    portrayed by Anna Savva

  • Theo Stephanidesportrayed by Yorgos Karamihos   


Where To Watch The Durrells in Corfu?


All episodes of the previous four seasons of The Durrells in Corfu is now available to watch on Amazon Prime Video.

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