It’s been announced that the upcoming fifth season of Showcase’s Lost Girl will be its last.
The supernatural series has been granted a supersized final season, bringing to total to 16, which will be split in two parts. The first of eight episodes will air on Sunday at 9 p.m. on Showcase beginning December 7. The season premiere will feature a guest appearance by Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel alum Charisma Carpenter.
“It’s been an absolute honour playing Bo, and I’m looking forward to seeing where her personal journey leads her this season,” said series star Anna Silk.
Barbara Williams, Senior Vice President of Content at Shaw Media adds, “The massive popularity of Lost Girl is a testament to the inventive and hard-working team at Prodigy Pictures, the magnetic and talented cast and the most devoted and passionate fan base in Canadian television. We’re so proud that Showcase has been the home to this landmark series and we look forward to sharing these final 16 episodes with the show’s fans.”
Executive producer Jay Firestone describes the hit series as an “incredible ride,” and that “We’re so proud to have delivered a show with the groundbreaking message that you can live the life you choose.”
The final season is described as a “blow out,” where Bo (Anna Silk) goes to hell and back to try to save the people she loves, triggering an explosive chain of events that play out over the exhilarating final episodes.
The final season of Lost Girl debuts Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 9 p.m. on Showcase.
Check out a special message to the show’s loyal “Fae”-natics: