New Amsterdam season 5, episode 1 preview, release date and where to watch online

September 20, 2022
Jonathon Wilson 1
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This article is a preview for New Amsterdam season 5, episode 1, and contains details of the release date, time, cast, trailer, and where to watch online.


NBC’s beloved medical drama New Amsterdam is back for its fifth and final season, so for a show that always proves to be a tear-jerker, its imminent goodbye almost seems like a threat. The final run of episodes is sure to be even more dramatic than usual, with the character relationships and personal dramas reaching all-time highs. Can Max successfully socialize American healthcare (and find love)? Will Lauren ever deal with her mommy issues? It’s all so much!

That’s what fans want, of course, and this season is sure to be an emotional rollercoaster that is designed to reward those among us who stuck with the show long-term. So, here’s everything we know about the latest episode.

New Amsterdam season 5, episode 1 release date/time

The latest episode is slated to air on Tuesday, September 20, at 10 pm ET exclusively on NBC.

Where to watch New Amsterdam season 5 online

As mentioned above, New Amsterdam airs on NBC, which is available in most cable packages. For those without cable, the channel can be accessed via services such as Hulu with Live TV, YouTube TV, Sling TV, or Fubo TV. Episodes will air the next day on Peacock, and all previous seasons are also currently streaming on the platform.

Is there a trailer?

Here’s a brief look at the final season courtesy of NBC:

How many episodes will New Amsterdam season 5 have?

The final season will have 13 episodes.

Who is in the cast?

All of the core cast are confirmed to be returning for the final season, including:

  • Ryan Eggold as Max Goodwin
  • Freema Agyeman as Helen Sharpe
  • Janet Montgomery as Lauren Bloom
  • Jocko Sims as Floyd Reynolds
  • Tyler Labine as Iggy Frome

Sandra Mae Frank is joining the cast as a new series regular, Dr. Elizabeth Wilder.

You can check out our entire Fall TV schedule HERE.