An HBO series that has chalked up a whopping 37 Primetime Emmy nominations over the course of its first five seasons is set to return for its sixth and final season. The pay-cable channel announced Friday that “Silicon Valley” will premiere season six on Sunday, Oct. 27.
The final season of the Mike Judge-Alec Berg comedy will consist of seven episodes. The series stars Thomas Middleditch as Richard, Zach Woods as Jared, Kumail Nanjiani as Dinesh, Martin Starr as Gilfoyle, Amanda Crew as Monica, Jimmy O. Yang as Jian-Yang, Suzanne Cryer as Laurie Bream, Matt Ross as Gavin Belson and Josh Brener as Big Head.
Judge and Berg are executive producers, writers and directors. The series is executive produced by Clay Tarver, Lew Morton, Michael Rotenberg, Tom Lassally and Jim Kleverweis; co-executive produced by Ron Weiner, Sarah Walker, and Daisy Gardner. It’s created by Mike Judge & John Altschuler & Dave Krinsky.