ITV today (Friday, July 12) has officially confirmed Grantchester season five, though the broadcaster has not revealed its start date yet. Robson Green will be back as Geordie Keating to lead the Grantchester series five cast, which also stars Tom Brittney after he took over from James Norton in the last series. Grantchester season five now has a plot synopsis, though no trailer has been released yet for the ITV show.
When will Grantchester season 5 air?
The release date for Grantchester season five has not been confirmed by ITV.
However, they have revealed that the series will start shooting this summer in Cambridgeshire.
The last three seasons of Grantchester have all aired in the first quarter of the year, so season five is expected to follow suit in 2020.
Grantchester season five will have six episodes, which will air weekly on ITV.
Who is in the cast of Grantchester season 5?
Robson Green and Tom Brittney will be back to lead the cast as DI Georgie Keating and Will Davenport respectively.
Tom Brittney replaced star James Norton in the previous series of the ITV hit.
Though only Green and Brittney are confirmed for Grantchester season five, other cast members who are expected to return include Mrs Chapman (played by Tessa Peake-Jones), Leonard Finch (Al Weaver) and Cathy Keating (Kacey Ainsworth).
ITV has also said that: “Further casting news [is] set to be announced in due course.
What will happen in Grantchester season 5?
The official ITV synopsis for Grantchester season five reads: “Series five picks up a year later, in Cambridge in 1957.
“This is the year Prime Minister Harold Macmillan told the British people that they had ‘never had it so good’.
“For many of the residents of Grantchester, it really will feel like they’re in a delightful new Eden.
“But for all the talk of paradise on earth and faith-in-action, Geordie Keating knows that trouble is never far away.”
Is there a trailer for Grantchester season 5?
There is not currently a trailer released for Grantchester season five.
With filming not starting yet, we are unlikely to get a trailer for Grantchester season five until 2020.
However, we should get some first look images soon once filming begins on the show.
We will update this article when ITV releases a trailer for the new series of Grantchester.
Grantchester season 5 is coming soon to ITV