The Resident Season 5 Episode 1 Release Date and Spoilers

The Resident‘ is a medical drama TV series that follows the working force at Chastain Park Memorial Hospital as they deal with their everyday activities. Based on the book ‘Unaccountable’ by Marty Makary, the series shows how each member of the staff strives to balance their personal lives while surviving the challenges of their workplace. Season 4 of ‘The Resident’ sees the staff adapting to numerous changes.

Moreover, when AJ’s adoptive mother, Carol Austin, requires critical surgery, AJ and Cain learn to set their differences aside. On the other hand, Conrad and Nic finally get to welcome their baby, and Kitt Voss becomes the new CEO of the hospital. The season ends with the revelation that a large pharmaceutical company now owns Bio South Labs and is entering the fray. Let’s take a look at everything season 5 episode 1 has in store!

The Resident Season 5 Episode 1 Release Date

‘The Resident’ season 5 episode 1 will air on September 21, 2021, at 8 pm ET on Fox. The fifth season consists of 23 episodes, with each of them running for about 43–45 minutes. Additionally, the episodes will be released on a weekly basis, with new episodes landing on Tuesdays.

Where to Stream The Resident Season 5 Episode 1 Online?

You can catch The Resident Season 5 Episode 1 live on Fox at the date and time mentioned above. If online streaming is more your thing, you would be happy to know that the episode will be made available on Fox’s official website and the Fox Now app. Alternatively, FuboTV, Sling TV, and DirecTV are all set to air season 5 episode 1 of ‘The Resident.’ Those who prefer video on demand can rent or buy new episodes on Vudu, Amazon Prime Video, Google Play, and iTunes after their release. Furthermore, if you want to catch up on the first four seasons, they are available on Hulu.

The Resident Season 5 Episode 1 Spoilers

Season 5 episode 1 is titled ‘Da Da.’ In this episode, we can expect a lot of focus on Conrad as he will juggle hospital duties and the responsibilities of being a new father. Besides, it might also touch upon the changes new CEO Kitt Voss will bring to Chastain Park Memorial Hospital. In her initial days as a CEO, Kit will have to avert disaster as cybercriminals attack the hospital’s systems and demand a ransom. Additionally, we can expect to see the impact of Bio South Labs changing hands. The upcoming episode might even explore Devon and Leela’s developing relationship. Here is a peek into what the season premiere will bring!

The Resident Season 5 Episode 1 Cast: Who can be in it?

Season 5 episode 1 of ‘The Resident’ will see most of the main cast reprising their roles. They are Matt Czuchry (Conrad Hawkins), Emily VanCamp (Nicolette ‘Nic’ Nevin), Bruce Greenwood (Randolph Bell), Malcolm-Jamal Warner (August Jeremiah “AJ” Austin), and Jane Leeves (Kitt Voss). Additionally, Glenn Morshower (Marshall Winthrop), Manish Dayal (Devon Pravesh), Anuja Joshi (Leela Devi), and Jessica Lucas (Billie Sutton) will also be seen in the first episode. 

Although Morris Chestnut, who essays the role of Barrett Cain, will appear as a recurring cast member, there is a chance we might see him in the first episode of season 5. Other recurring cast members who might feature in the season premiere are Michael Paul Chan (Yee Austin), Radek Lord (Grayson Betournay), Denitra Isler (Nurse Ellen Hundley), Vince Foster (Paul Chu), Nichelle Hines (Nichelle Randall), and Cara Ricketts (Rose Williams). Moreover, Miles Fowler will play Billie’s estranged son, Trevor.

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