CAIRO – 3 December 2018: Netflix is about to buy the broadcasting rights of the sixth season of the famed series "Prison Break" to broadcast it in 2019.
Netflix officials are currently negotiating with the drama makers and Fox Television to buy the episodes to be broadcasted in May 2019.
"Prison Break" is an American television serial drama created by Paul Scheuring and was broadcasted on Fox TV for four seasons, with 81 episodes from Aug. 29, 2005 to May 15, 2009, and a fifth season which broadcasted from April 4, to May 30, 2017.
The series revolves around two brothers, one of whom has been sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit, and the other who devises an elaborate plan to help his brother escape prison and clear his name.
The series was produced by Adelstein-Parouse Productions, in association with Original Television and 20th Century Fox Television. Along with creator Paul Scheuring, the series was produced by Matt Olmstead, Kevin Hooks, Marty Adelstein, Dawn Parouse, Neal H. Moritz, and Brett Ratner who directed the pilot episode. The series' theme music, composed by Ramin Djawadi, was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in 2006.