It’s the tip of an period for “This Is Us.” The beloved NBC drama got here to an finish after six seasons on May 24, however viewers are nonetheless hoping that this may not be the final of the Pearson household. Sadly, although, it would not seem like creator Dan Fogelman has plans to maintain the story going for a spinoff.
“I feel I’m fairly set on this being it,” he advised Deadline. “I feel that this present was at all times about this technology of the household and the sprawl of their household inside these occasions. Obviously there’s extra tales to probably be advised on the grownup lives of their youngsters and grandchildren however that was by no means the intent of the sequence.” Fogelman additionally mentioned he and the writers “needed to finish the present once we thought we have been at our artistic robust level earlier than it acquired too tiring, too laborious for us to provide you with methods to maintain it particular and attention-grabbing.”
Fans have been speculating for weeks in regards to the present’s future and the way it might proceed on within the “This Is Us” universe. So far, it feels like among the show’s cast members can be all the way down to reprise their roles in a new mission. “Listen, everyone’s like, ‘Where’s the spinoff? Where’s the film? Is there a musical? What’s occurring?’ I’m like, ‘All of the above!'” star Chrissy Metz advised Entertainment Tonight.
Meanwhile, Sterling Ok. Brown teased a spinoff concept to The Hollywood Reporter that would probably discover a political future together with his character, Jack. “[Dan] had this concept after anyone put one thing on Twitter saying, ‘Sterling Brown must be the brand new president on ‘The West Wing.’ I used to be like, ‘Hey Aaron Sorkin, when you’re desirous about one thing, let me know!'” he mentioned. ” . . . A number of years down the highway, if Dan is round and [costar Susan Kelechi Watson] is like, ‘Yo, man, whatchu doin?’ . . . and if we need to do our personal little model of Michelle and Barack, I must a minimum of take into account it.”
We could also be saying goodbye to “This Is Us” for now, nevertheless it looks as if the door continues to be open for the present to make a comeback down the road. If a spinoff sequence or film did ever come to fruition, there is not any query followers would completely be right here for it.