HBO’s award-winning collection Silicon Valley, which chronicles the trials and tribulations of a bunch of quirky pc programmers, was renewed for a sixth season in 2018, however it’s not all excellent news for Pied Piper followers. Silicon Valley government producers Alec Berg and Mike Choose mentioned that the upcoming sixth season, which is anticipated to function simply seven episodes and premiere in 2020, would be the present’s final.
“Silicon Valley has been a profession and life spotlight for us. We’ll miss it desperately, however we’ve all the time let Pied Piper’s journey information the best way,” Berg and Choose mentioned in an official assertion. “At a sure level, there’s solely a lot we are able to do to make the world a greater place.”
The information about Silicon Valley‘s cancellation follows a manufacturing delay credited to Berg’s different present, Barry, which, like Silicon Valley, is broadly thought of one of many best possible reveals on HBO. HBO needed Berg to complete Barry‘s second season, which wrapped up on the identical night time as Recreation of Thrones, earlier than returning to work on Silicon Valley.
Created by Choose, John Altschuler, and Dave Krinsky, Silicon Valley follows a bunch of software program engineers attempting to make it huge within the famed high-tech improvement area of California often known as Silicon Valley. The collection has detailed the group’s rise to fame within the tech group, and the next ebbs and flows of their fortunes within the tumultuous tech scene. The collection stars Thomas Middleditch, Martin Starr, Kumail Nanjiani, Zach Woods, Amanda Crew, Josh Brener, Matt Ross, Suzanne Cryer, and Jimmy O. Yang. Unique solid member T.J. Miller departed after the fourth season.
Since Silicon Valley premiered in April 2014, the present has been nominated for 35 Primetime Emmy Awards, and received two in 2015. The collection has additionally been nominated for 2 Golden Globe Awards, and acquired crucial popularity of all 5 seasons. Season 5 of the collection premiered in March 2018.
Silicon Valley‘s finish has been within the works for some time. “I can’t say we’ve [a specific end date] in thoughts, however we undoubtedly, for the primary time, are beginning to discuss, ‘How lengthy do you suppose this may proceed … ?’” Berg instructed TVLine in an interview after the present’s season four finale, whereas Choose admitted that “six seasons appear to be the usual for one thing like this, which appears high-quality to me” whereas chatting with The Hollywood Reporter in 2017.