A trip with family gone wrong but went eternally bad is not a line but a premise of the show named The Detour, the show is based on the family vacation which a family takes, and that goes like a hell and somewhat they end up running from the FBI. The four seasons of the show are already available on the streaming platforms so people are thinking about season 5 and how the story of the Parker family continues. Let’s see what details we have about season 5 of the show.
The Detour Season 5 Release Date
The show pilot was written in 2014 which was ordered by TBS and was written by Samantha Bee and Jason Jones the creators show and Jason is also playing the lead actor of the show, the concept of the show was based on their own family vacations experience which they wanted to recreate in a comedic way. The first episode of the first season aired on April 11, 2016, and the season had 10 episodes, before even the beginning of the first season premiere, it was renewed for the second season which premiered on Feb 21, 2017, having 12 episodes.
When the season 2 finale aired it was renewed for the third season which started airing from Jan 23, 2018, having 10 episodes, after season 3 it was renewed for the fourth season which came on June 18, 2019, having 10 episodes and that was the last time we watched the Parker family.
Regarding season 5 it has been canceled by TBS, we can say due to the ratings as a downfall in ratings was shown significantly so it wasn’t renewed after that.
The Detour Season 5 Cast
So the main lead is himself one of the creators of the show Jason Jones as Nate Parker Jr., the father, the planner, and the enthusiast who wants a road trip to Florida, Natalie Zea as Robin Randall Parker / Bluejay” B.J.” Randall, the mother, Ashley Gerasimovich as Delilah Parker, the rebellious daughter, Liam Carroll as Jared Parker, the son. The others were Daniella Pineda as Vanessa Randall till season 3, Mary Grill as Federal Agent Mary in seasons 1 and 2, Laura Benanti as USPIS Agent Edie Randall.
The ones recurring were Jeffrey Vincent Parise as Carlos, Phil Reeves as Gene, Tom Amandes as Dr. Rob, Judge Reinhold as Davey, Weronika Rosati as Oksana, Wayne Caparas as Lobsang, Max Casella as Joe Delicious, Mamoudou Athie as USPIS Agent Carl, James Cromwell as Jack Randall. The others were Darin Cooper, Vince Foster, Deja Dee, Taylor Kowalski, Denitra Isler, Adam Boyer, Mary Kraft,Angelina Lewis, Paul Cuneo, Blaine Schlechter and Christina Collard.
For season 5, so as it’s canceled we can’t have anything but if ever possible the main Parker Family will be back but in reality, it will not.
The Detour Season 5 Plot
It is a Family drama-filled show with a lot of twists and turns and they are in with the FBI, so a trip went out of control and became a ride of hell. The trip started from their home Syracuse, New York to Florida named as a family vacation. It all started with law enforcement, car trouble, some local trouble, some medical mishaps, leading to different problems in the future influencing several government agencies.
After that in another season, they try to settle in New York as Nate finds a new career but now the mother’s past problems come out which led to another involving the United States leading to another investigation. In season 3 they go to Alaska, involving some case after which Nate owns a fishing boat and Robin becomes a stripper. In season 4, their daughter runs from her family and they want to track her down for which they travel around the world after which they are back in New York where she was. For season 5 it’s not coming so no expectations.
The Detour Season 5 Trailer
The season has been canceled so no trailer till then enjoy previous seasons, which are available on Amazon Prime Video.