Virgin River Season 5 Updates: Sue Tenney developed the American romantic TV Series ‘Virgin River which is based on the same-named novels written by Robyn Carr. The series centers around a young woman named Melinda Monroe who is also referred to as Mel.
She moves to Virgin River, a fictional remote town in Northern California after answering an advertisement for work where she is supposed to work as a midwife cum nurse practitioner.
Melinda assumes the small quiet town to be a suitable place for her to start anew leaving behind her painful past. But she eventually realizes that living in a small town is not as easy as she thought it would be. But she is determined to make the Virgin River ger true home and she must treat her wounds for that.
The character of Melinda Monroe is portrayed by Alexandra Breckenridge. The series premiered on December 6, 2019, and in September of 2021, the series got renewed for not only a fourth season but a fifth season too.
Now that the filming of the fourth season is wrapped up, we can expect to stream that series any time on Netflix though it is not likely that it will release in April. But we know this much that whenever season 4 hits the streaming media, season 5 will follow it closely.
So, if you like ‘Virgin River’ there are some more shows out that you may watch before streaming the upcoming fifth season of the series.
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Hayley Schore, Amy Holden Jones, and Roshan Sethi created the popular American medical drama series ‘The Resident’. The series is based on ‘Unaccountable’ written by Marty Makary. The series is set in the Chastain Park Memorial Hospital and revolves around staff members of the hospital.
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The three friends Maddie Townsend, Dana Sue Sullivan, and Helen Decatur refer to their friendship as the Sweet Magnolias. The show navigates the lives of the three women as they support each other in issues of family, career, and romance.
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