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Prison Break

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama
Broadcast on: SABC3, M-Net, M-Net Series, M-Net City, Netflix South Africa

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Seasons

Season 5

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
Fox 04 Apr 2017 30 May 2017 Tuesdays, 21h00 - 22h00 9
M-Net 02 Oct 2017 27 Nov 2017 Mondays, 19h00 - 20h00 9
M-Net City 05 Mar 2018 30 Apr 2018 Mondays, 19h00 - 20h00 9
Netflix South Africa 01 Jan 2019 01 Jan 2019 Tuesday, 00h01 (all episodes) 9


Season 5

Prison Break is back and ready for its biggest escape yet.

In the new limited series Prison Break, original series stars Wentworth Miller, Dominic Purcell, Sarah Wayne Callies, Amaury Nolasco, Robert Knepper, Rockmond Dunbar and Paul Adelstein are reunited for an all-new adventure spanning the globe and featuring the signature thrills and cliffhangers that were hallmarks of the original series when it aired from 2005-2009.

The original action drama centered on Michael Scofield (Miller), a young man determined to save his convicted brother, Lincoln Burrows (Purcell), from death row by hatching an elaborate plan to escape from prison.

In the new series, filmed on location in Morocco, clues surface that suggest a previously thought-to-be-dead Michael may be alive. Lincoln and Sara (Sarah Wayne Callies), Michael's wife until he was presumed dead, reunite to engineer the  biggest escape ever, as three of Fox River State Penitentiary's most notorious escapees - Sucre (Nolasco), T-Bag (Knepper) and C-Note (Dunbar) - are pulled back into the action.

Prison Break was an immediate critical and ratings hit when it premiered on FOX in the fall of 2005, garnering Golden Globe Award nominations for Best Television Series – Drama and Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama (Miller).

The original producing team, including series creator Paul T. Scheuring, Neal Moritz, Marty Adelstein and Dawn Olmstead, return to executive-produce the new series.

Prison Break is produced by 20th Century Fox Television. The series is created by Paul T. Scheuring. Scheuring, Vaun Wilmott, Michael Horowitz, Dawn Olmstead, Nelson McCormick, Marty Adelstein, Neal Moritz and Brett Ratner serve as executive producers. McCormick also serves as a director on the series.


Season 5 Cast

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Lincoln Burrows

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Michael Scofield

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Fernando Sucre

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Paul Kellerman

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Dr. Sara Tancredi

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Theodore 'T-Bag' Bagwell

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Benjamin Miles 'C-Note' Franklin

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Jacob Anton Ness

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Sheba

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Whip

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Jamil

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Cross

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Blue Hawaii

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Vincent

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Harlan Gaines

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