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'This Is Us' Season 6: Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailer, Sneak Peek, And More

'This Is Us' Season 6: Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailer, Sneak Peek, And More

Many unanswered questions all the way back from Season One will be resolved in the final season.

This Is Us has been an emotional rollercoaster since it first aired in 2016. The series follows the story of two parents, and their three children, in several different time frames. It stars a wide array of actors including Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Jon Huertas, and Ron Cephas Jones, among several others. The series has been nominated for several awards including Emmys, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and has even won many. It has received critical acclaim for its heartwarming storyline and positive content.



 

There are currently five seasons of the show and earlier this year, it was announced that the sixth season would be the last. Here's everything you need to know about the final season of This Is Us.

What Is The Plot Of This Is Us Season 6?

The fifth season of the show, which premiered on October 27, 2020, and ended on May 24, 2021, saw a time skip of four years and one wedding take place while another couple breaks up. All this and more will be resolved in the sixth season, assured show creator Dan Fogelman. Many unanswered questions all the way back from Season One will be resolved in the final season. There will be 18 episodes in the new season. We can expect a lot of emotions, definitely lots of tears, and resolutions to end our journey with the Pearson family.



 

Fogelman has also teased the fate of Rebecca Pearson and speaking to PEOPLE, stated: "A big one that we've always planned on diving into heavily next season is the courtship and coming together and then ultimate separation then coming back together of Rebecca and Miguel. It's a big storyline we have."

“We know saying goodbye to the Pearsons will be hard enough, and we wanted to give fans as close to an uninterrupted run as we can,” Frances Berwick, chairman of entertainment networks at NBCU Television and Streaming stated.



 

Who Is Cast In This Is Us Season 6?

All of the Pearsons will be reprising their roles for the final season. This will include Milo Ventimiglia as Jack, Mandy Moore as Rebecca, Sterling K. Brown as Randall, Justin Hartley as Kevin, and Chrissy Metz as Kate. Other series regulars like Susan Kelechi Watson as Beth, Chris Sullivan as Toby Damon, and Jon Huertas as Miguel Rivas, and Season 5 guest star Chris Geere as Phillip will also be coming back. 



 

Metz told PEOPLE that while she is excited about her and her co-stars' expanded opportunities on the show, her emotions about This Is Us concluding "comes in waves."

When Will This Is Us Season 6 Premiere?

The show is coming back one last time on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, on NBC. Fogelman took to Twitter to share his feelings about the show coming to an end and wrote: "Whoever casually first said, 'All good things must come to an end' never had to end their favorite thing. While sad to have just 1 season left, also grateful to NBC for letting us end the show how, and when, we always intended. We'll work hard to stick the landing."

This Is Us Season 6 Trailer And Sneak Peek 

NBC has released a moving 15-second teaser of the final season along with snaps from the first episode. You can check it out below:



 

 

Source: NBC/Ron Batzdorff

 

Source: NBC/Ron Batzdorff

 

Source: NBC/Ron Batzdorff

 

Source: NBC/Ron Batzdorff

 

Source: NBC/Ron Batzdorff

 

Source: NBC/Ron Batzdorff

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