Prison Break Season 5 (moreover called as Prison Break: Resurrection) is a restricted series, modernizing the new Paul Scheuring series that vented on Fox from 2005 to 2009. This season with Adelstein / Parouse productions had produced on Century Fox Television.
Paul Scheuring is a show runner. Whereas the executive Producers includes Marty Adelstein, Neil H. Moritz and Dawn Olmsted, Vaun Wilmott, Michael Horowitz and Nelson McCormick. McCormick is also a director. The season first aired on April 4, 2017 and ended on May 30, 2017, with 9 episodes.
Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell starred as Michael Scofield and Lincoln Burroughs, respectively, while Sarah Wayne Callis, Amaury Nolasco, Paul Adelstein, Robert Napier and Rockmond Dunbar also returned from the original series. New arrivals include Mark Feuerstein, Inbar Lavi, August Preu, Marina Benedict, Rick Un and Steve Mouzakis. The pilot project was commissioned in August 2015 and the series began in January 2016. With April 2016, Production on the procession started and was filmed in Vancouver and the Moroccan cities of Rabat, Casablanca and Ouarzazate.
Seven years after his death, Michael Scofield reappeared at the famous Ogygia prison in Sana’a, Yemen under the name Kaniel Outis. While the country is at war, Michael’s old friend, his brother Lincoln Burroughs, and Fox River’s interlocutor Benjamin “C-Note” Franklin risk their lives traveling to Yemen to take Michael home. Michael’s wife Sarah, who returns to the United States and gets married, is pursued by an agent named Poseidon who is responsible for Michael’s disappearance.
• Wentworth Miller as Michael Scofield
• Dominic Purcell as Lincoln Burrows
• Sarah Wayne Callies as Sara Tancredi-Scofield
• Paul Adelstein as Paul Kellerman
• Rockmond Dunbar as Benjamin Miles
• Robert Knepper as Theodore
• Amaury Nolasco as Fernando Sucre
• Mark Feuerstein as Jacob Anton Ness
• Inbar Lavi as Sheba
• Augustus Prew as David Martin
• Rick Yune as Ja
• Marina Benedict as Emily Blake
• Steve Mouzakis as Van Gogh
• Amin El Gamal as Cyclops
• Kunal Sharma as Sid
• Numan Acar as Abu Ramal
• Curtis Lum as Agent Kishida
• Crystal Balint as Heather
• Waleed Zuaiter as Mohammad al-Tunis
• TJ Ramini as Cross
• Akin Gazi as Omar
• Christian Michael Cooper as Mike Scofield
According to ratings aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, this season has 53% ratings based on 32 reviews with an average rating of 5.94 / 10. Critical comment from the site: “When the prison returns, it is back to its original relevance, but active celebrity engagement is not enough.” It scored 48 points.