Music for the American TV program Z NATION was composed by Jason Gallagher, and the show was directed by Karl Schaefer and Craig Engler. On September 12, 2014, the program launched on SYSF (SCI-FI Channel). The city of Spokane, Washington, serves as the setting for all of the episodes. There have been five seasons so far, and a sixth is planned. There will be a zombie apocalypse in Z Nation. There is plenty of tension, humor, mystery, and action throughout. The first season had 13 episodes.
The second season premiered in September of 2015. In 2016, SYSF announced that a film will precede season 3 featuring the season’s major characters. In 2017 and 2018, we got the remainder of the seasons.
Z Nation Season 6 Release Date
SYSF decided to end the show after five seasons. David Michael Latt, one of the show’s producers, had already broken the news to us. On Friday night, he posted a video in which he broke the news that they had not been picked up for a sixth season. Season 5 will be the last. Although we’re devastated by the show’s cancellation, we’re thankful for the experiences it gave us. As a result, after five years, the show has concluded.
Z Nation Season 6: Why it was canceled?
Zombie Nation is an entertaining program, and while not receiving high marks from audiences, it was successful enough to run for five seasons. Season 5 had almost the same ratings wherever it was shown. The overall rating was just 4 out of 10, down 24% from the previous season.
The show’s 456,000 viewers were down 23% from the previous season’s average. The show’s popularity and viewership rapidly declined, leading to the cancellation of season 6 and the declaration of season 5 as the series finale.
Z Nation Story
The events of Z Nation take place three years into a fictional post-human zombie apocalypse. Murphy was one of three reluctant convicts at Portsmouth Naval Prison in Kittery, Maine, who took part in a government-approved experiment in the days before civilization collapsed. Inmates were administered a variety of experimental vaccines.
Murphy was one of the few who made it through the vaccination. The antibodies in his blood represent humanity’s last, best chance for a vaccine, and he is the only known survivor of a zombie bite who did not become a zombie. Still, he hasn’t fully turned into a zombie and still has control of himself, despite the fact that his skin is shedding and his body is turning blue and he seems to be able to control and even mesmerize certain types of zombies that he encounters.
The plot centers on Simon “Citizen Z” Cruller and his company of survivors as they journey around the post-apocalyptic globe under the watchful eye of Simon’s many computers. The plan is to use him in an effort to end the zombie apocalypse.
Z Nation Cast
- Kellita Smith as Lt. Roberta Warren
- DJ Qualls as Citizen Z
- Keith Allan as Alvin Murphy
- Russell Hodgkinson as Steven “Doc” Beck
- Nat Zang as Thomas “10K”
- Anastasia Baranova as Addy Carver
- Michael Welch as Mack Thompson
- Pisay Pao as Cassandra
- Tom Everett Scott as Charles Garnett
- Harold Perrineau as Mark Hammond
- Matt Cedeño as Javier Vasquez
- Emilio Rivera as Escorpion
- Joseph Gatt as The Man
- Sydney Viengluang as Sun Mei
- Ramona Young as Kaya
- Natalie Jongjaroenlarp as Red
- Holden Goyette as “Nature Boy” / 5K
- Tara Holt as Lucy Murphy
- Grace Phipps as Sgt. Lilly Mueller
- Henry Rollins as Lt. Mueller
- Katy O’Brian as Georgia “George” St. Clair
- Mario Van Peebles as Martin Cooper
- Lydia Hearst as Pandora
- Jack Plotnick as Roman
Z Nation Season 5 Storyline
Season 5 ended with episode 13 airing in December of 2018. Fans were eager for season 6 since the fifth season finale left them with a mysterious twist. After the end of the previous conflict, Murphy and Sun-Brain were able to leave together.
Mei’s She assured him that he would understand its value once he really had it. Some kind of epiphany or vision occurred to Murphy as he began devouring the brain, and it had to do with the VN1 virus that Mei discovered just before she passed away. Murphy’s knowing smile was the last thing everyone saw before he disappeared. Is it even possible? have an inkling of?
So, we figured that next season will reveal the secret behind Murphy’s cryptic grin. What did he discover, exactly? or did he have the knowledge to create the remedy? The audience is left hanging, which is disappointing.
Where to watch Z Nation?
Netflix used to be a great resource for Z Nation viewers who wanted to binge their preferred episodes. Fans and those curious in checking out the program for the first time will have to search elsewhere when Z Nation was removed off the streaming service in January 2023.
Fans can still watch Z Nation on many other streaming services, so it’s not all bad news that a sixth season of the show didn’t happen. Vudu, Google Play, and Amazon Video all provide rental and streaming options for the series. The first three seasons are available on Google Play. However, all five seasons are available on Amazon and Vudu.
Z Nation Age Rating
The TV-14 rating for Z Nation indicates that the show includes content that a lot of parents would deem inappropriate for their children under the age of 14. Parents are strongly advised to keep a closer eye on this show and to not allow children under 14 watch it alone. Extreme provocative conversation, strong harsh language, extreme sexual circumstances, or extreme violence may be present in this show.
On September 12, 2014, SYSF (SCI FI Channel) premiered Z Nation, an American television series. The story, which centers on the aftermath of a zombie outbreak, is packed with suspense, action, mystery, humor, and drama. SYSF decided to end the show after its fifth season and subsequently cancelled it.
The show’s popularity and viewership rapidly declined, leading to the cancellation of season 6 and the declaration of season 5 as the series finale. Z Nation Season 5 concluded with an enigmatic surprise in Episode 13.