The Expanse is a thriller set two hundred years in the future, The Expanse follows the case of a missing young woman who brings a hardened detective and a rogue ship’s captain together in a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.
'The Expanse' Renewed For Final Sixth Season Amazon announced today that The Expanse has been picked up for a sixth and final season. The news comes three weeks ahead of the drama's Season 5 premiere, which hits the streaming service on December 16.
Based on the novel series of the same name by Daniel Abraham, The Expanse takes place two hundred years in the future, with mankind having colonized the solar system. A hardened detective and a rogue ship's crew work together in a race across the solar system to expose a conspiracy that threatens the survival of humanity.
Production on Season 6 is reportedly set to begin in early 2021, with a likely premiere later in the year.