A lot of fans are eagerly waiting for "Wentworth" Season 5 news and updates, especially with the possibility that Bea Smith might be returning in a big plot twist. It can be remembered that Bea Smith, played by actress Danielle Cormack, was killed in a very shocking finale.
The lack of "Wentworth" Season 5 spoilers, news and updates have the fans thirsting for even an inkling of what to expect in the upcoming season. In the last quarter of 2016, reports about Danielle Cormack returning to the set circulated on the internet. However, no official confirmation from the showrunners has been released.
Meanwhile, reports about a new actor replacing the void that Bea Smith's death created also made its round in the social media community. The said actor set to star on "Wentworth" Season 5 is Aussie-born actor, Liam Hemsworth. However, just like the possible return of Danielle Cormack in the series, "The Last Song" actor has not confirmed the news as well. According to Korea Portal, speculations about Liam Hemsworth's role in "Wentworth" Season 5 reveal a possible role as a tough jail warden that will bring major changes in the remaining characters' life in prison.
Many of the fans are not buying the "Bea Smith is dead" drama on "Wentworth" and are firmly believing that the said character will be returning with a deep, dark vengeance on "Wentworth" Season 5. It's only a matter of time until the showrunners release an official trailer for the upcoming seasons so the fans might have to wait for it to get major clues.
As for "Wentworth" Season 5 release date, no official dates have been ticked off. However, according to What's On Netflix, the U.S. air date of "Wentworth" Season 5 might be in June 2017 while the series might be aired by Oct. 2017 in Canada.