Will there be a Yellowstone season 6?

Kevin Costner is ready to say goodbye to the Dutton family and the biggest Paramount Plus show ever. Here's what that means for Yellowstone season 6.

Will there be a Yellowstone season 6? Kevin Costner as John Dutton in Yellowstone

Will there be a Yellowstone season 6? By now, you’ve probably heard the dreadful news that Kevin Costner is leaving the biggest TV show on Paramount Plus, Yellowstone. So, you’re probably wondering if this is going to impact a potential Yellowstone season 6.

Yellowstone, in case you’ve been living under a rock, is widely considered one of the best TV series ever made and inspired an embarrassing number of people to buy a stetson.

So the question is, as Yellowstone season 5 part 2 gets closer to returning, what does the future hold for the Paramount Plus show? Will there be a Yellowstone season 6? 

Will there be a Yellowstone season 6?

No, there won’t be a Yellowstone season 6. On Friday, May 5, Paramount announced that Yellowstone would end when it finished airing its fifth season.

Don’t get too sad, though. While Yellowstone may be coming to an end, it will live on in both legacy, and the countless number of spin-offs that already exist. After all, the Yellowstone timeline wasn’t born of nothing.

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According to numerous reports, Matthew McConaughey (alright, alright, alright) has been brought on board to lead a sequel Yellowstone series. As one member of The Digital Fix team described it, it’s like the jump from Star Trek: The Original Series to Star Trek: The Next Generation.

If you want to know about the 6666 release date, the 1923 season 2 release date, or the Bass Reeves release date, then we’ve got you covered. Finally, as you’re here, and you’re clearly a fan of these cowfolk, you might as well check out our breakdown of the Yellowstone cast and the 1923 cast. Plus, we’ve also got a breakdown of everything new on Paramount Plus this month to keep you occupied.

If that’s not enough, check out our explainers for John Dutton and Beth Dutton, as well as our feature on why Dallas ran so Yellowstone could fly. If you need more Kevin Costner in your life, he’s got a new movie in the works called Horizon. Here’s everything we know about the Horizon release date.