A modern dramatic rendition of “Prisoners” a popular Australian show the Wentworth is a popular criminal series that was initially launched on SoHo. Created by Lara Radulovich, David Hannam, and Reg Watson the show revolved around the lives of the people who are at the Wentworth Correctional Facility. It is a frictional prison created to allocate women and is located in Victoria. The show was launched for the first season on May 1, 2013. Since then the legacy of the show continued and now it has been turned into a franchise comprising of 8 seasons in total. The show which primarily focused on Bea Smith who was sentenced to imprisonment for murdering her husband was shown to be killed in season 4. Since then the show has been focusing on different characters.
When is season 9 of Wentworth going to be released?
Season 8 of Wentworth was premiered on July 28, 2020, which finally concluded with the last episode on September 29, 2020. The initial four seasons were premiered on SoHo, however, after 2016 the channel was shut down permanently. After that, the next seasons were taken up by Fox Showcase. In December 2018, Foxtel that is a partner of Fox Showcase has ordered about 20 episodes from season 8 and 9.
It was then finally confirmed in October 2019, that the show has been confirmed for Season 9. However, season 9 is going to be the last season of the show. We can expect season 9 to be released somewhere in 2021. The show is now also featured on Netflix.
Who is going to be there in Wentworth Season 9?
There is a number of characters which are projected in the show. We can expect the returning back of most of them. We can definitely expect Kate Atkinson as Vera Bennett, Robbie J. Magasiva as Will Jackson, Katrina Milosevic as Susan “Boomer” Jenkins, Pamela Rabe as Joan Ferguson, Kate Jenkinson as Allie Novak, Bernard Curry as Jake Stewart, Leah Purcell as Rita Connors, Susie Porter as Marie Winter, Jacquie Brennan as Linda Miles, and Rarriwuy Hick as Ruby Mitchell. Last season we also came across a new addition to the cast such as Jane Hall as Ann Reynolds, Kate Box as Lou Kelly, Zoe Terakes as Reb Keane, and Vivienne Awosoga as Judy Bryant.
What can be the storyline of Wentworth season 9?
There have been several incidents that have been taking place in season 8. In the final episode of the show, Reb discovered that someone has stolen all his and Lou’s savings for his gender reassignment surgery. He aggressively attacks Allie but then Winter comes to her rescue. A number of incidents have been taking place.
Season 9 might deal with Joan. After his real personality has come out on the surface it might cause some ramifications. Reb can also finally trace out who has actually stolen his money and seek revenge against Judy. Judy’s fate might also be exposed after allegedly killing Allie.