“The Last Kids on Earth” is a popular animated series available on Netflix, based on Max Brallier’s best-selling book series. It chronicles the adventures of Jack Sullivan and his group of friends, who are among the few survivors of a monster apocalypse.
The series has received acclaim for its humor, action, and emotional depth, and has garnered various awards, including an Emmy and a BAFTA. Currently, three seasons have been released, each corresponding to one of the books in the series.
The most recent season, which premiered on October 16, 2020, adapted the third book, “The Last Kids on Earth and the Nightmare King.”
The season concluded with a suspenseful moment, as Jack and his friends stumbled upon a mysterious portal that potentially leads to other dimensions. Fans are eagerly anticipating the fourth season of the show, which is anticipated to be based on the fourth book, “The Last Kids on Earth and the Cosmic Beyond.”
Here is all you need to know about the release date, cast, plot, trailer, where to watch, and IMDb ratings for “The Last Kids on Earth” season 4.
Expected Release Date of The Last Kids on Earth Season 4
Netflix has yet to officially confirm a fourth season of “The Last Kids on Earth,” but given its popularity and critical acclaim, a renewal seems highly likely.
The author of the books, Max Brallier, who also serves as an executive producer and writer for the series, has been very supportive of the show.
In the past, the show has stuck to a regular release pattern, with seasons coming out every six months. The first season premiered in September 2019, the second in April 2020, and the third in October 2020.
Cast and Characters of the Last Kids on Earth Season 4
The main cast of the show is set to return for the fourth season. This includes Nick Wolfhard reprising his role as Jack Sullivan, the group’s leader and a passionate video game enthusiast; Charles Demers as Dirk Savage, a former bully turned friend who’s a fan of wrestling; Montserrat Hernandez as June Del Toro, Jack’s crush and a clever, resourceful girl; Garland Whitt as Quint Baker, Jack’s best friend and a brilliant inventor; Mark Hamill as Bardle, a friendly monster who serves as a mentor to Jack; Catherine O’Hara as Skaelka, a fierce warrior monster loyal to her friends; and Bruce Campbell as Chef, a monster with a love for cooking and eating.
The fourth season might also introduce new characters from the book. One of them is Thrull, a powerful monster who leads the Cosmic Beyond, a dimension from which monsters originate. Another is Rezzoch, a human villainess who steals Jack’s weapon, the Louisville Slicer, and plans to use it for a sinister purpose.
Plot of the Last Kids on Earth Season 4
In the upcoming fourth season, it is likely that the storyline will closely follow the events of the fourth book, “The Last Kids on Earth and the Cosmic Beyond.” The book kicks off with Jack and his friends celebrating their first winter in the aftermath of the monster apocalypse.
They have a great time playing in the snow, riding sleds, and exchanging gifts. However, their merriment is short-lived when they discover that Rezzoch, a nefarious human, has stolen Jack’s powerful weapon, the Louisville Slicer. This weapon holds the key to a dark plan that poses a threat to the world.
Determined to retrieve the weapon, Jack and his friends embark on a pursuit of Rezzoch, which leads them into the Cosmic Beyond—a dimension from which monsters originate.
In this new realm, they encounter Thrull, the leader of the Cosmic Beyond, who offers assistance in exchange for a favor. As they navigate through the Cosmic Beyond, Jack and his friends quickly come to realize that it is fraught with perilous challenges and concealed truths. They must make difficult decisions in order to save their world.
Official Trailer for the Last Kids on Earth Season 4
The official trailer for the fourth season of The Last Kids on Earth has not been released yet. We can anticipate it to come out a few weeks before the premiere date. In the meantime, you can enjoy the trailer for the third season here, which offers a preview of the action, humor, and heartfelt moments that the show is famous for.
Where to Watch The Last Kids on Earth Season 4
“The Last Kids on Earth” is a Netflix Original series, which means it is only available on the streaming platform. You can watch the first three seasons of the show on Netflix with a subscription.
IMDb Ratings of The Last Kids on Earth
The Last Kids on Earth has garnered praise from both critics and viewers, boasting a solid IMDb rating of 7.2/10 based on 1.6k votes.