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Kim's Convenience Season 5 Lands on Netflix After Its Surprise Cancellation

ALSO: Masterchef: Legends, Bravo kicks off Family Karma Season 2, and more.
  • Andrew Phung, Andrea Bang, Paul Sun-Hyung, Jean Yoon, Nicole Power, and Simu Liu in Kim's Convenience. (Photo: Netflix)
    Andrew Phung, Andrea Bang, Paul Sun-Hyung, Jean Yoon, Nicole Power, and Simu Liu in Kim's Convenience. (Photo: Netflix)

    Two months after Kim’s Convenience was abruptly canceled by its Canadian network, the beloved sitcom makes its way to Netflix for its fifth, and now final, season. Also today: Emeril Lagasse stops by the Masterchef: Legends premiere as a guest judge, Family Karma returns to Bravo with a super-sized Season 2 premiere, and defendants take the stand in Court Cam Presents: Under Oath. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy on TV this Wednesday:

    COMPLETE FIFTH SEASON: In the final thirteen episodes of Kim’s Convenience, Jung (Simu Liu) and Janet (Andrea Bang) reconsider their professional futures, while Appa (Paul Sun-Hyung Lee) and Umma (Jean Yoon) balance their responsibilities with the store with the realities of aging. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix

    SEASON PREMIERE: FOX is upping the ante in Masterchef Season 11, alternately titled Masterchef: Legends. Every week a different celebrity chef will visit the kitchen to inspire the Masterchef contestants and serve as a guest judge, with Emeril Lagasse stepping up first for the premiere. Watch trailer. 8:00 PM ET on FOX

    SEASON PREMIERE: The Bravo family expands with the addition of two new Family Karma cast members, Rish Karam and Dillon Patel. Tonight's 75-minute Season 2 premiere sees the group of young Indian Americans continue to square modern-day life in Miami with the expectations set by their traditional parents and grandparents. 9:00 PM ET on Bravo

    SERIES PREMIERE: Live PD may be gone, but its lineage carries on at A&E in Court Cam Presents Under Oath, a new Dan Abrams-hosted series about defendants taking the stand to plead their case. Each episode will explore a different case, as Abrams provides commentary on the dangerous legal strategy that can determine a defendant’s future. Watch trailer. 10:00 PM ET on A&E

    NEW EPISODE: Nicky (Olivia Liang) and the Shens deal with the fallout after a family secret is revealed in an all-new Kung Fu. Meanwhile, Althea (Shannon Dang) prepares for her bachelorette party. Watch preview. 8:00 PM ET on The CW

    SEASON FINALE: Carson (Scott Wolf), Ryan (Riley Smith), and the Drew Crew work together to help Nancy Drew (Kennedy McMann) in The CW drama’s Season 2 finale. Watch preview. 9:00 PM ET on The CW

    SERIES PREMIERE: Discovery travels to the Lost City of Atlantis in Hunting Atlantis, a docuseries that follows expert Stel Pavlou and volcanologist Jess Phoenix as they attempt to solve one of the world’s most extraordinary mysteries. Watch trailer. 9:00 PM ET on Discovery Channel

    Claire Spellberg Lustig is the TV Editor at Primetimer and a scholar of The View. Follow her on Twitter at @c_spellberg.

    TOPICS: Kim's Convenience, CBC, Netflix