Netflix released the fifth and final season of one of its hit animated shows as the final batch of episodes for F is for the family debuted on the streaming service. Co-created by and starring comedian Bill Burr, the series follows an Irish-American family, the Murphys, through 1970s America. F is for the family has already been nominated for two Primetime Emmys and the first two seasons were previously certified fresh on Rotten Tomatoes (don’t think the series has gone down in quality, there just aren’t enough reviews for the final season to get a score on the tomatometer). However, with the final season streaming on Netflix, there are 44 completed episodes and series for you to watch at your leisure.
In addition to Burr, the voice cast for the series is STACKED. Other people who lend their voices to the series include Laura Dern, Justin Long, Debi Derryberry, Haley Reinhart and Sam Rockwell, with guests including John DiMaggio, Allison Janney, Vince Vaughn, Phil Lamarr and the late Michael K. Williams. As of this writing, the series is the # 9 TV series on Netflix in the US, located above School of Chocolate but just behind Squid Game and Hellbound. Unfortunately, the series did not reach the Top 10 overall.
Over a year ago, it was confirmed that the series would come to an end, with the creators of the series releasing statements about their love for the series and its fans.
“Thanks to all the fans who watched this show. Thanks to Vince Vaughn, Peter Billingsley Victoria Vaughn, Ted Sarandos and all the AMAZING writers, performers, hosts, editors and musicians who made this show possible,” Burr said in October latest. “Special thanks to the ship’s captain: the great Mike Price! I love you all ! “
“Working on this series with the great Bill Burr, Vince Vaughn and our amazing actors, writers, producers and crew has been the greatest joy of my life, and I’m so glad we can do one more season with the Murphys,” added co-creator Michael Price. “I will be eternally grateful to everyone at Netflix, Gaumont and Wild West who allowed us to share this stressed, rude and loving family with the world.”
“It was so great to see Mike and Bill – two guys I admire and respect – create something like this and build it from scratch. It was a lot of fun being a part of it, and I ‘ I look forward to continuing to support their vision, for the final season, ”said Vince Vaughn, one of the show’s producers. “Many thanks to Ted Sarandos and the entire Netflix team for their support on this great journey.”
The five seasons of F is for the family are now streaming.