It’s not straightforward to say goodbye. Good Witch and Season 6 on Hallmark was a pleasant season, however now it’s coming to an finish. Has the magical present been renewed for Season 7? Do we now have any concept when it would come again? Discover all the main points beneath after which, if you end this text, take the ballot on the finish of the story and tell us if you happen to assume there ought to be a seventh season of Good Witch.
As of the time of publication, it isn’t but recognized if Good Witch has been renewed for Season 7. Based mostly on rankings alone, it seems fairly hopeful that the present will probably be renewed.
The Season 6 rankings have been superb, if a bit decrease than Season 5. The Could Three premiere had 1.88 million viewers whole. The best rankings had been for June 21, when the present introduced in 2.007 million viewers, together with a .20 within the 18-49 demographic. That was a 42% bounce within the demographic. It dropped a bit for the subsequent episode, however the rankings have positively been good. Sadly, rankings weren’t fairly as excessive as they had been for Season 5. Final 12 months, the present solely dipped beneath two million viewers as soon as on July 7 in the course of the Fourth of July weekend. For the remainder of the episodes, the rankings have been between 2.Zero and a couple of.35 million. This time round, the rankings solely topped 2 million one time to this point — on June 21.
For comparability, Concern the Strolling Useless, which additionally aired on Sunday nights on AMC final 12 months, solely had 1.four to 1.9 million viewers per episode in 2019. So total, that was nonetheless decrease than Good Witch‘s Season 6. It’s doubtless that regardless of the slight drop in viewers, the present will nonetheless be renewed.
The Premiere Date & the October Film’s Destiny Aren’t But Identified
Even whether it is renewed, nonetheless, the premiere will probably be delayed. Usually, the brand new seasons start in late April or early Could. Season 1 was an exception, premiering on February 28, however many of the remainder of the seasons adopted a definite sample. Season 2 premiered on April 17, Season Three premiered on April 30, and Season four premiered on April 29. Season 5 was speculated to premiere the primary weekend in Could 2019, however as a result of elements of When Calls the Coronary heart needed to be remade because of Lori Loughlin’s exit, it was delayed. In consequence, Good Witch Season 6 premiered a month late on June 9 and June 10. Then Season 6 premiered on Could 3.
On a traditional schedule, we’d be seeing Season 7 premiere in late April/early Could 2021. However proper now rather a lot is up within the air due to the coronavirus pandemic. For a lot of productions, filming has been delayed. The final time When Calls the Coronary heart‘s episodes needed to be delayed for enhancing, it led to the delaying of Good Witch too. So if manufacturing on When Calls the Coronary heart falls behind, then Good Witch‘s return would doubtless be pushed again too.
Proper now although, issues are wanting tentatively optimistic for Good Witch and When Calls the Coronary heart. World Information reported that When Calls the Coronary heart‘s Season eight is anticipated to begin filming once more in Vancouver on July 20. With the pandemic, something can change at any time, however that’s a optimistic signal. Filming must comply with social distancing guidelines and cleansing protocols, with a restricted variety of folks on set. There received’t be any buffets for forged and crew. And forged and crew from exterior Canada must self-isolate for 14 days earlier than they be part of the set.
After which in an interview with KTLA, Catherine Bell stated that filming may be capable to begin in September if the present is renewed, which might make it extra doubtless that the present would begin again on time. (Does that embody the October film? We’re undecided.)
Would you wish to see Good Witch Season 7? Tell us within the ballot beneath.
Ballot for #Hallmark followers. Ought to #GoodWitch be renewed for Season 7?
— StephanieDubeDwilson (@StephanieDube) July 5, 2020
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