The superhero television series The Umbrella Academy was streamed on Netflix, and the service left viewers hanging on a number of occasions, particularly after the third season was made available.
On August 25, 2022, Netflix made the announcement that the show would continue for a fourth season. In point of fact, it’s possible that The Umbrella Academy Season 4 will have a satisfying conclusion. Even while Netflix hasn’t provided much additional information about the upcoming episode just yet, it hasn’t prevented us from putting together hints from prior seasons in an effort to figure out what might be in store for us.
Your whole guide to The Umbrella Academy season 4 can be found here, including our most compelling hypotheses regarding the direction the story will go as well as the most recent information regarding casting.
When Will The Umbrella Academy Season 4 Be Released on Netflix?
There will be a fourth season of The Umbrella Academy, Netflix confirmed on August 25, 2022. Unfortunately, this is also the final season. The show’s creator, Steve Blackman, is thrilled that the five-year adventure of the Hargreeves siblings will finally come to a satisfying conclusion.
Family meeting, Brellies: We're going on a fourth and final adventure. ☂️???? pic.twitter.com/0zOYDb6Jwm
— Umbrella Academy (@UmbrellaAcad) August 25, 2022
But before we get to that ending, season four has an incredible plot that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats until the very end.
Not much of a trend can be seen in the release dates, unlike with many other Netflix releases. The first season of The Umbrella Academy premiered in February 2019, the second at the end of July 2020, and the third two years later, in the middle of June 2022.
It’s possible that the program will return in 2024 according to digitalspy if we aim for the shaky June/July schedule, but it’s a long shot.
Which Cast Members Are Likely to Return?
It’s probably safe to assume that the Hargreeves siblings are essential to the success of The Umbrella Academy so they will return. The siblings include:
- Elliot Page as Viktor
- Tom Hopper as Luther
- David Castañeda as Diego
- Emmy Raver-Lampman as Alison
- Robert Sheehan as Klaus
- Aidan Gallagher as Number Five
It appears that Colm Feore will reprise his role as Reginald Hargreeves, and the season 3 conclusion gave the impression that Liisa Repo-Martell, who played Reginald’s late wife Abigail briefly in season 1, would return.
In addition to Yusuf Gatewood’s return as Ray, Alison’s husband from 1963, Ritu Arya is expected to reprise her role as Lila, the Handler’s adoptive daughter and Diego’s love interest. Sloane, played by Genesis Rodriguez, disappeared at the end of Season 3 and it is unknown if she is still alive or if she will return for Season 4. Ben is the only other surviving Sparrow.
What Could Happen in The Umbrella Academy Season 4?
It’s safe to assume that another catastrophe will soon be upon the gang, but beyond that, we have few clues as to the state of the globe or their potential demise. There is only one certainty: none of them currently possess their powers, which might spell disaster if the end of the world reappears.
After recently getting married (and then mysteriously dying and reviving), Luther sets out to track down his new bride Sloan, who didn’t get out of the elevator with the rest of the group.
After being sent to a parallel universe alongside her daughter Claire and husband Ray, is Allison still alive or dead? We suspect she has already moved on to her own version of heaven, and that she won’t take being yanked out of it very well. Especially taking into account the bleakness of the road she was previously travelling.
However, the universe in which we’ve observed her to exist is unrealistic. The timelines of Ray and Claire overlap, but they occur in distinct epochs. Claire’s husband from the 1960s, Ray, passed away before she came back to the present day, as shown in Season 3.
On top of all this, Viktor will have to adjust to life without his closest sibling—and best friend—both before and after his change, Allison. With time and effort, he may be able to adjust to his new existence, and not only the new planet, and find love or start a family of his own. Soon enough, we’ll know.
When you consider that Reginald Hargreeves has been reunited with his late wife, his motivations for tampering with the fabric of space and time take on a strangely romantic undertone. Putting aside the possibility of a worldwide slaughter brought on by his attempts to win her back.
The question is, what does Reginald intend to accomplish now that the group is whole again? Is he going to take responsibility for the mayhem he’s caused and the lives he’s damaged, or is he just going to ignore it all and try to find peace?
The Umbrella Academy season 4: Trailer
The trailer for season 4 is not available as of now. Here is the trailer of season 3 below: