Grace And Frankie Season 7 Delayed Once Again Because of Covid-19

Grace And Frankie Season 7
Grace And Frankie Season 7

When the sixth season of Grace and Frankie was released, it was basically bittersweet. When the credits on the last episode Rolled, fans couldn’t help but felt sad that only the seventh season of this show remains. Now fans are eagerly waiting for Grace and Frankie season 7 to premiere as soon as possible.

The covid-19 pandemic has led many production companies and movies to postpone their work. The same happened with Grace and Frankie’s Final Season. In stride with the rest of Hollywood, the production of the show stopped in mid-March so that they could ensure cast and crew safety. Every member of the cast eagerly waited for a callback, even though they did a virtual table read for a charity in April. In September, Jane Fonda, who plays the role of Grace, said in an interview that the filming of The final Season could resume in January 2021. But as new information has come to knowledge, the date of The final Season has now been pushed back even further.

Howard J. Morris and Marta Kauffman are the directors of this American comedy show. Grace and Frankie Season 6 was made available to everyone worldwide on Netflix on 15th January 2020. The sixth season of the show was a blockbuster hit, and fans are now waiting for the seventh season to hit the screen soon.

When Grace And Frankie Season 7 Will Resume?

In November, Fonda finally broke the news to the fans in her blog post, saying that they have been told that Grace and Frankie season 7 will continue its production and their seventh And The final Season in early June of 2021. She further said that this is a very long time to wait, but according to the vulnerability and age is of four leads, it’s the best option. She further wrote that she would be 84 years old by the time they are done with the final season.

It is not easy for the whole team to do the work together and being separated from the family. Fonda really misses his co-star and a great friend, Lily Tomlin, who plays the role of Frankie, her partner in crime. She further said in an interview that the set is like a family to them, and they are very close to each other; it’s a happy set. She says that she loves Lily; she misses when she’s not on the set.

Grace and Frankie Season 7: Release Date

Everyone is now wondering when Grace and Frankie’s final Season will hit the screen? But there has been no official release date announced because of the circumstances they are facing due to the pandemic. But according to some sources, if everything they have setup goes as planned and the cast and crew assume a normal schedule, then the premiere of its final Season could fall in early 2022. If the fans are lucky, fingers crossed! The final Season could arrive even earlier.

How Many Episodes will be there

Grace And Frankie Season 7
Grace And Frankie Season 7

The first six seasons of Grace and Frankie have all premier 13 episodes. Each season had 13 episodes, which were a half-hour long. But now Grace and Frankie season 7 is blessing fans with 16 episodes. It is still unclear that how those extra 3 episodes will affect the final storyline of the show. But more episodes mean more fun, right? So when the Grace and Frankie final Season premiere, the show has a total of 94 episodes.

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Original Core Cast Will Totally Come Back

According to some spoilers revealed, it has come to the knowledge that the original core cast of the show will totally return in The final Season. Though there has been no official announcement made regarding this, but here is the list of who we can expect to return for the final season of Grace and Frankie-

  • Jane Fonda as Grace
  • Lily Tomlin as Frankie
  • Martin Sheen playing the role Of Robbert
  • Sam Waterston as Sol
  • Brooklyn Decker as Mallory
  • June Diane Raphael playing the role of Brianna
  • Baron Vaughn as Bud
  • Ethan Embry as Coyote

Grace and Frankie season 7 Storyline

Grace And Frankie Season 7
Grace And Frankie Season 7

Though there have not been any official announcement made regarding the storyline of the final season, but in early January, Kauffman gave an interview in which she told a little bit of season 7. He didn’t even start writing the story for the seven seasons. Kauffman said in an interview that she could not say much about season 7, but fans can see the storyline circling Sol, Grace, Frankie, and Robert in a way you have never seen them before.

She said that she had told as much as she can without having written the season 7 first. She further added that many things change during the production of the show and what we right cannot be done practically always. Everyone knows where we are going, but she will let you know no if we reached the end or if we stick to the same plan.

SPOILER ALERT

If you haven’t completed watching season 6 of the show, then you should probably skip this part.

Season 7 of the show could see the original 4 star cast that is Frankie, Grace, Robert, and Sol, who will live under the same roof for the first time since they got divorced. This could only add tensions knowing that Grace’s now-husband, Nick, will also be there. There is a very great probability that we can see another family wedding in the final season. For this, we will have to wait till it hit the screens.

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Dolly Parton to make an Appearance (Hopefully)

The show Grace and Frankie would provide the perfect opportunity for The one and only Dolly Parton, who can have a cast reunion. And after six seasons of expecting this, her moment in the show could finally arrive in this season.

Tomlin said in an interview that they all were waiting for this to happen. Tomlin said that they had got a very great role for Dolly Parton this time, and they are very sure that she will do it. There are many chances that she shows up in one of the Vybrant zoom meetings, and imagine how exciting that would be?

There is no official announcement made regarding any star guest, but Nicole Richie and Rupaul could be the star cast in the final season.

Assumed star guest list 

Peter Cambor, Craig T. Nelson, Michael McKean, Ernie Hudson, Angelique Cabral, Geoff Stults, Tim Bagley,  Nicole Richie,  Michael Charles, Brooke D’Orsay, Sam Elliott, Brittany Ishibashi, Millicent Martin, Marsha Mason, Peter Gallagher, Lindsey Kraft, Megan Ferguson, Jack Plotnick,  Lisa Kudrow, Megan Ferguson, Stacey FarberLyle Friederichs, Scott Evans and Mark Deklin. These star guest could make a come back on the final season of Grace and Frankie.

What do Fonda and Tomlin Think?

Fonda and Tomlin said in an interview that they are delighted and heartbroken at the same time. Because the final and the seventh season of Grace and Frankie will aback. They said that they feel so grateful that their show has been able to help them. To deal with the issues and they are now connected better with their Grand generation. They said that their kids love them for who they are and are very happy to work for the show.

Obviously, we will miss these beautiful old gals, Frankie and Grace, though we won’t be able to see them in this show but will still be able to find them around.

Fans are eagerly waiting for the finals season of the show to come back. They are very excited to see these four superstars come back with their great acting skills. Keep visiting this page to get the latest information on Grace and Frankie season 7.

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