Showtime’s hit thriller series Yellowjackets recently returned with its second season. The much-talked-about show follows a group of young women in the aftermath of a plane crash and explores their lives, secrets, and dark past over two timelines set 25 years apart.
The second season has so far aired four episodes, and is becoming more and more thrilling each week. Fans are now waiting for the release of the next episode. So when will Yellowjackets season 2, episode 5 be released? Read on to find out.
Yellowjackets Season 2 Episode 5: Release Date and Time
The fifth episode of the second season of Yellowjackets will air on Showtime on Sunday, April 23rd at 9 pm ET / 6 pm PT. Viewers can also watch the episode on-demand on the Showtime app two days before its television premiere. So the episode will be available to stream on Showtime app on Friday, April 21st.
For audiences outside the US, the show is being released on Paramount+. If you too want to watch the show before it’s television airing, you need to subscribe to Showtime. The platform charges $10.99 a month or $99 a year. There is also a seven-day free trial for new customers.
Yellowjackets Season 2 Episode 5: Preview
The upcoming episode is titled Two Truths and a Lie. It has been written by Katherine Kearns and Sarah L. Thompson. Showtime has now unveiled a trailer for the episode, which shows Callie confessing to her parents that she might have told their secrets to someone. So it is possible that she has told an undercover detective about her mother killing Adam.
Adult Van, who was introduced in the fourth episode, will also be in the spotlight next week, teasers the trailer. As for the previous episode, Lottie and Natalie were seen competing for the role of the Huntress. Lottie then had a vision of Laura Lee and sacrificed her hand to the woods. Meanwhile, Van made a map of the strange symbols and found Javi disoriented.
In the present, Shauna learned that Callie hadn’t been spending the night at her friend’s place, and Jeff worried that they had made their daughter an accomplice. On the other hand, Natalie bonded with Lisa, and Misty and Walter located Lottie’s compound.
Yellowjackets Season 2: Number of Episodes
While the first installment of Yellowjackets featured ten episodes, the second season will have nine. The finale is set to air on May 28th. The series description reads, “In 1996, a New Jersey high school girls’ soccer team travels to Seattle for a national tournament. While flying over Canada, their plane crashes deep in the wilderness, and the surviving team members are left stranded for nineteen months.”
“The series chronicles their attempts to stay alive as some of the team members are driven to cannibalism. It also focuses on their lives 25 years later, in 2021, following their rescue.” Yellowjackets stars Melanie Lynskey and Sophie Nélisse as adult and teen Shauna Shipman respectively; Tawny Cypress and Jasmin Savoy Brown as Taissa Turner; Christina Ricci and Samantha Hanratty as Misty Quigley.
The cast also includes Ella Purnell as Jackie Taylor; Steven Krueger as Ben Scott; Juliette Lewis and Sophie Thatcher as Natalie “Nat” Scatorccio; Simone Kessell and Courtney Eaton as Lottie Matthews; Lauren Ambrose and Liv Hewson as Vanessa “Van” Palmer; and Kevin Alves as Travis Martinez.
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