Queen of the South Season 5 finally airs in the US, almost two years after the previous season aired. The first episode of Queen of the SouthThe final season will air in April, and the season will also be released on streaming services in the coming months – though fans who want to binge all at once on a streamer will be waiting a long time.
Season 5 Episode 1, entitled “Fantasmas,” will air on The USA Network on Wednesday, April 7 at 10:05 pm ET / 9:05 pm CT. The synopsis of that episode reads, “Teresa [played by Alice Braga] wants to expand her business in New York City while James [Peter Gadiot] proves his allegiance to Teresa. “
The final season has 10 episodes, which are broadcast weekly on the network during that time slot.
How to watch Queen of the South online
When it first airs, Queen of the South Season 5 will be available to watch on the US live stream on their website. To view this, viewers must log in with their cable provider’s credentials or their live TV streaming package credentials. A full list of compatible carriers is available on the US website.
Shortly after airing, episodes are expected to be free to watch for a limited time with ads in the US. For other shows on the network’s website, the three most recent episodes are available for free, with older episodes available by logging in with your TV provider’s credentials or by creating an NBCUniversal profile. This account allows viewers to view three additional pieces of content that are locked to unsubscribed users over a number of company-owned networks.
NBCUniversal also owns streaming service Peacock. No plans have currently been announced for the show to air on that streamer. Instead, the season will hit Netflix in full later in the year.
Exactly when has not been announced, but all previous seasons followed a similar release pattern. Season 4 came to Netflix in June 2020, exactly one year after the season debuted in the US. The previous seasons also came a year after they debuted on TV.
Queen of the South Season 5 is expected on Netflix on April 7, 2022. The first four seasons of the show are now streaming on Netflix in all of its major areas.
The official synopsis for Queen of the South reads: “While living in the barrio of Jalisco, Mexico, poor Teresa Mendoza falls in love with a member of a successful drug cartel, hoping that love will help her rise above the hopelessness she feels in her life. If it doesn’t, she is forced to flee the country after her boyfriend is murdered.
She takes refuge in America, where she teams up with an unlikely person from her past to take down the leader of the drug ring that is chasing her. Teresa eventually starts her own drug empire and becomes one of the world’s richest women in the world. With her success, she discovers that money doesn’t solve all her problems, and that she can only rely on herself if she wants to stay one step ahead of others and stay alive. ”
Queen of the South airs Wednesdays at 10:05 pm ET / 9:05 pm CT on The USA Network.