The fifth season of FX’s Justified is to receive its UK premiere via Sky’s On-Demand Service, TVWise has learned.
All five seasons of the series will be added to Sky On Demand on Wednesday October 1st, marking the first time that the fifth season has been available to UK audiences. The first four season of Justified aired on Channel 5’s digi-net 5USA, however, the company confirmed in January 2014 that they would not be acquiring the final two seasons from international distributor Sony Pictures Television.
Based on the novels by Elmore Leonard and developed for television by Graham Yost, Justified follows deputy US Marshall Raylan Givens whose unconventional approach to law enforcement sees him transferred from the agency’s field office in Florida to Kentucky. The drama series is produced by FX Productions & Sony Pictures Television and stars Timothy Olyphant, Nick Searcy, Joelle Carter, Jacob Pitts, Erica Tazel, Natalie Zea and Walton Goggins.
In the 13 episode fifth season of Justified, Deputy U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens confronts the Crowes, a deadly, lawless family from Florida intent on settling in Harlan with new criminal enterprises in mind. Meanwhile, Boyd Crowder struggles to free his imprisoned fiancée Ava as he partners with the Dixie Mafia’s Wynn Duffy. Guests stars include Steve Harris (Legends) and Michael Rapaport (Boston Public).
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.