This Is Us season 6: how many episodes – and when is finale?

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Actress Mandy Moore threw up after reading the script for the penultimate episode

The final episode of the popular NBC drama series, known for its emotional storylines, will air on May 24th.

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We first met the Pearson family in 2016 and followed the lives of siblings Kate (Chrissy Metz), Randall (Sterling K. Brown) and Kevin (Justin Hartley), as well as their parents Jack (Milo Ventimiglia) and Rebecca (Mandy Moore) pearson .

The series, created by Dan Fogleman, is known for its heartbreaking moments, and Season 6 was no different.

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Here’s everything you need to know about This Is Us season 6 and when the finale airs.

What is the plot of This Is Us?

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The cast of Season 6 This Is Us attends the 39th Annual PaleyFest LA (Image: Getty Images)

This Is Us follows the journey of the Pearson family.

It tells the story of Rebecca (Mandy Moore) and Jack (Milo Ventimiglia) Pearson and their triplets: Kate (Chrissy Metz), Randall (Sterling K. Brown) and Kevin (Justin Hartley).

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This Is Us focuses on the family dynamic between each character, showing the happy moments and challenges that await them.

The Flashback format allowed viewers to watch the Pearson family grow and develop over the six seasons.

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How many episodes are there in season 6 of This Is Us?

Season 6 of This Is Us consists of 18 episodes.

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The final season of the drama series started in January 2022 with weekly episodes.

Viewers can watch episodes every Thursday in the UK and every Tuesday in the US.

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When can we see the season 6 finale?

The final episode of This Is Us Season 6 will air on May 26th in the UK.

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In the UK, the episodes will air two days after their US release, so UK viewers should watch out for spoilers as the US finale airs on May 24.

What can we expect from the season 6 finale?

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Fans can expect some emotional episodes, with both the creator and actors hinting at a divisive finale.

Discussing the last few episodes at a panel at PaleyFest, the show’s creator Fogelman told fans that Moore “threw up” after reading the script for the penultimate episode.

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Hartley, who plays Kevin, spoke to Entertainment Weekly about how things will end up for his character.

Hartley said, “I don’t think everyone will necessarily be happy.”

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He added, “Every single person isn’t going to say, ‘That’s what I wanted.’ Some people want something different. I mean, because it might just end up with nobody…”

Where to watch season 6 of This Is Us?

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This Is Us is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video and Disney Plus.

This Is Us fans will have to wait two days after the episode aired in the US for it to be available in the UK.

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Episode 16 of This Is Us will air on May 12, Episode 17 on May 19 and the finale on May 24.

Will There Be A Seventh Season Of This Is Us?

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Season 6 is the final installment in the drama series and there are no plans for the show to return for a seventh season.

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