Netflix’s Lost In Space is a science fiction series set in the not-too-distant future, when an event has put the human race in danger of extinction.
A family of space colonists known as the Robinsons have their ship derailed by an extraterrestrial robot. The Robinsons and their companions are among the survivors who crash land on a nearby habitable planet and must begin life there from scratch.
Inspired by Johann David Wyss’s 1812 novel The Swiss Family Robinson, this show was a remake of the 1965 series of the same name.
After a successful first season in 2018, the programme got renewed for a second season in 2019. Despite rumours to the contrary, the show’s third and final season will air in 2020. But, might there be a sixth season?
Is Season 4 of Lost in Space Coming Back to Netflix?
Netflix had already announced that season three would be the final. Overall, the showrunners did a good job wrapping up the series and tying up any remaining loose ends.
Zack Estrin had previously stated that the show was only supposed to last for three seasons. Using the social networking site Twitter, Estrin announced, “This particular Robinsons saga has always been conceived of as a trilogy. An organised epic tale of family adventure in three acts.”
And then, shortly before the third season premiered, he added, “It’s also worth noting that Will, Penny, Judy, Maureen, John, Don West, Dr. Smith… and The Robot all deserve a moment to recover their breath before their next assignment, considering how much they go through just to survive each episode.
Naturally, Debbie the Chicken is included. So while this chapter of Lost In Space is coming to a raucous finale, I’m delighted about continuing to explore new stories with my colleagues at Netflix, and for all of the wonderful possibilities that lie ahead.”
So to put it simply, Lost In Space will not be coming back for another season. But fans of the show who want more can look forward to more works coming from Estrin who has inked a multi-year deal with Netflix to create new series.
While it was difficult for viewers to say goodbye to the show, the cast is heartbroken to part ways with the show as well.
Mina Sundwall who plays Penny Robinson told Screenrant, “I feel really melancholy. And I think it’ll be bittersweet for folks who love the show to watch it. Bitter because it’s over, yet sweet because of the way that it ends.
I was pretty satisfied with it.” She said, “I love Penny’s story arc; I love where she ends up.
I can’t reveal very much, but there are a lot of things that I wanted for a long time for her, and that the fans have indicated that they wanted for a long time. The group as a whole, I believe, will be quite satisfied. It’ll be bittersweet, but I hope that everybody is satisfied with the finish.”
Release Date of Season 4 of Lost in Space’s Production
At this point, I would normally yell, “Danger, Will Robinson!”
Because the impending information will feel like having one’s hull breached and being sucked out into the infinite emptiness of space. Despite fan speculation, a fourth season of Lost in Space will not be produced.
The Netflix drama was renewed for a third season and its cancellation was revealed. Third season of Lost in Space marked the culmination of the Robinson family’s adventure, and all accounts indicate that the mission was a success.
However, given the lack of information regarding Lost in Space Season 4, it is quite doubtful that the show will return any time soon. It might take some time to be up and running if demand were to surge dramatically, prompting the people behind the scenes to order a new season.
The launch might occur as early as 2023 if all goes well with preparations. The show’s continuation, however, looks exceedingly improbable under the current conditions. Not even the resourceful Robinson family could solve this problem.
What Happened in the Fourth Season of Lost Space?
As Jupiter’s combined forces converge on SAR’s ship, it is quickly destroyed. Still, SAR is committed to annihilating Earth.
Robots like Penny, Vijay, and Liam who were caught in the rubble are unprogrammed and forced to help the survivors. The Robot manages to talk Smith out of killing Radic. Traveling to Robot’s home planet, Smith tells Will and Robot about his time spent with Robot as a friend.
Will’s mechanical heart fails, and Robot offers to heal his companion, but the robots are still opposed to the alteration. Will’s gesture of goodwill has an effect on the other robots, who then issue an audible command to break them all free of SAR’s control.
On Alpha Centauri, everything runs smoothly, but SAR isn’t ready to give up just yet. He plunges the knife into Will’s heart, but instead of being hurt, Will takes over SAR’s body and the conflict is finished since he has become Robot. A number of robots have decided to stay, while others have made the decision to go.
It turns out that John is a calm individual, Judy becomes a doctor, and Penny turns into a writer. Dating between Penny and Vijay started.
When Will and Robot strike out on their own, Grant quickly becomes a member of the extended family they’ve come to consider a third brother. When Smith is released from jail, Maureen tells her to find the Robinsons. Will and the Robot go out to find some joint entertainment.
Lost in Space Season 4 Cast:
Everyone who made it through the previous season may return if Netflix ever decided to bring the Robinson family back for another journey.
These characters include Dr. Smith, the Robot, and Don West. Casting for the programme was consistently excellent and only improved with time. Speculating about who might be cast in Lost in Space season 4 if the show were renewed by the streaming service is an interesting prospect.
The following cast members are all candidates to return for season four of Lost in Space.
- Brian Steele as The Robot
- Ignacio Serricchio as Don West
- Maxwell Jenkins as Will Robinson
- Mina Sundwall as Penny Robinson
- Molly Parker as Maureen Robinson
- Parker Posey as Dr. Smith
- Taylor Russell as Judy Robinson
- Tobey Stevens as John Robinson