How many episodes are there in the first season of Halo, and when will the season finale air? Microsoft and Bungie attempted to convert Halo into a live-action film many years ago, with Peter Jackson and Neill Blomkamp among those engaged. No Hollywood studio was interested in the property for several years until Steven Spielberg produced a live-action television series in 2013.
Spielberg’s Amblin Entertainment intended to create a Halo television series for Showtime, which would premiere in 2015 to coincide with the launch of Halo 5: Guardians. The Halo television series was finally scheduled to premiere in March 2022, a few months after the release of Halo Infinite, the sequel to Halo: Guardians.
The Halo television series, starring Pablo Schreiber as Master Chief, resides in what 343 Industries has named the Silver Timeline and features Silver Team instead of Blue Team.
How Many Episodes Are in Halo Season 1?
The first season of the Halo television program, which was created by Kyle Killen and Steven Kane, consists of nine episodes rather than the previously planned ten episodes. This is the number of episodes that are typically included in most streaming releases these days. The COVID-19 epidemic had a negative impact on a variety of productions, including Halo.
The upcoming Halo TV show now has its own canon status! It falls under something called the “Halo Silver Timeline”.
— Halopedia (@Halopedia) December 16, 2021
It’s likely that it may have made its debut sometime in 2021, but the production was put on hold in 2020, which caused disruptions to plans, and the post-production work on the first few episodes was difficult.
Thankfully, Halo has already been picked up for a second season, which means that Paramount+ won’t waste any time in getting another season going, potentially avoiding any COVID-related setbacks. Halo premieres on Monday nights on Paramount Plus.
When will Halo Season 1 be available on Paramount Plus?
Halo will premiere on Paramount+ on March 24, 2022, and will follow the streaming service’s standard release schedule, releasing one episode per week rather than all at once or in batches, as other services such as Hulu and HBO Max are known to do.
That means the Halo season 1 finale will be available on May 19, 2022, as long as Paramount+ continues to produce new episodes without interruption. If everything goes as planned and Halo is a hit for the streaming service, it’s not a stretch to think there may be numerous seasons of Halo.
The first season is primarily concerned with the mystery surrounding the Halo Array and the discovery of the Sacred Ring, while seasons 2 and beyond may see a closer adaptation of Combat Evolved and its related novels. Regardless of how many seasons there are, the number of episodes in each Halo season will most likely remain consistent, around the 9-10 range.
How to Watch Halo on Paramount+?
This new sci-fi original is only available on Paramount+. Fortunately, getting a subscription to this streaming service is rather simple. The cheapest option, which includes advertisements, will set you back $4.99 each month.
You can also upgrade to an annual plan for $49.99 per year. Do ads irritate you? If you want to save money in the long run, an ad-free plan will cost you $9.99 a month or $99.99 per year.
Trailer for Halo Season 1
When Do New Episodes of Halo Premiere?
On Thursdays, new Halo episodes will premiere on Paramount+. Looking for a complete schedule? Assuming no delays or off weeks, here is when we expect new Halo episodes to premiere:
- Episode 1, “Contact”: Thursday, March 24
- Episode 2, “Unbound”: Thursday, March 31
- Episode 3: Thursday, April 7
- Episode 4: Thursday, April 14
- Episode 5: Thursday, April 21
- Episode 6: Thursday, April 28
- Episode 7: Thursday, May 5
- Episode 8: Thursday, May 12
- Episode 9: Thursday, May 19
Microsoft and Bungie attempted to convert Halo into a live-action film many years ago. No Hollywood studio was interested in the property for several years. The Halo television series, starring Pablo Schreiber as Master Chief, premieres on Monday nights on Paramount Plus. Halo will premiere on Paramount+ on March 24, 2022. The sci-fi original is only available on the streaming service.
There may be multiple seasons of Halo. The number of episodes in each Halo season will most likely remain consistent, around the 9-10 range.