Plans have been locked in for a cable drama series to return in two weeks for its final season on U.S. television. BBC America announced that season five of “Ripper Street” will premiere Wednesday, March 8, after which the show will wrap.
The final season will consist of six episodes. The British series already wrapped in the U.K., where season five rolled out in October on Amazon U.K.
“Ripper Street” is a Tiger Aspect and Lookout Point production in association with Brown Bear Films for Amazon and BBC Worldwide, co-produced with BBC America.
Here’s a teaser for the show’s final season, released today by BBC America …