There are a lot of rumors and speculations about the forthcoming Prison Break Season 5, but none of them have tackled the possible theme or storyline of the show. But recently, one of the stars of the series bared the theme of the ?fifth installment.
The revival series of Prison Break has been a much anticipated one for the fans, which is why everyone goes gaga over every update from the show.
Dominic Purcell, who portrays the role of Lincoln Burrows, revealed some information about Prison Break Season 5. In an interview with Deadline, Purcell said that the show will be touching on the most relevant and timely issue that the world is currently facing right now, the crime of terrorism. This massive concern across the globe will be the show?s major theme.
The actor hinted that the series? fifth season will be dealing with ISIS and ISA and Michael?s possible death for being in Yemen.
Purcell has finally broken his silence about the longstanding rumor of him helping Michael Scofield escape prison in Yemen. He confirmed that he will be looking for his brother in the said country. Michael, according to him, was put in jail by terrorists with whom Michael worked with but severed his ties with the group.
Michael was planning to bolt out of the terrorists? group. However, that did not sit well with the organization, resulting in his detention. He was imprisoned as the terrorists believe he would change his mind about leaving the group.
Purcell then assured everyone that the return of the series on the small screen will definitely be a treat to fans. He said that that fifth installment will be an extraordinary show and a high-tension thriller. This will surely shock every audience. The actor even said that it appears to be a mix of Bourne Identity and American Sniper.
It should be noted that everyone is excited to see the return of Michael, played by Wentworth Miller, to the show. This after he was rumored to be dead after the fourth installment. It should be expected that the upcoming show will show different connections and networks of every character, especially in relation with the terrorists in the show.
The series is targeted to be released on Fox in 2017.