The release date for Love Thy Neighbor season 7 — Pending
This article has the most up-to-date info on the status of Love Thy Neighbor season 7 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you in the know. OWN has officially renewed the series for another season expected to debut in 2017. To get notified of the exact premiere date – subscribe for updates below.
Production info, plot and cast
Love Thy Neighbor is a popular American sitcom television series that premiered on OWN on May 29, 2013. It is created, developed, written, directed and executive produced by the multi-talented Tyler Perry, and produced by Tyler Perry Studios. The show is currently in its sixth season which debuted on July 1, 2016.
The sitcom revolves around Hattie Mae Love (Patrice Lovely), a vivacious 75-year-old diner owner and her family. Most of the action takes place in the old locomotive that has been converted to host the Love Train Diner. The storyline revolves both around the family`s daily life with its challenges and successes, and the entertaining interactions with the diner customers. Hattie`s daughter Linda (Kendra C. Johnson), Hattie`s daughter Danny (Andre Hall) and Linda`s uncle Floyd Stanley Jackson (Palmer Williams Jr.) are also at the core of the plot.
Series ratings and possibility of renewal
This season Danny`s marriage is a threat to his friendship with Sam and Drew, as their lifestyles are becoming very different. Also, the crew is helping out Linda as her baby is about to be born, and Hattie is a lifesaver in the process.
The series` premiere ranked #2 among OWN`s scripted shows, second only to Tyler Perry`s other show on OWN, The Haves and the Have Nots. Previously, Love Thy Neighbor averaged approximately 1 million viewers and was rated as the #1 show in its time slot for the African American audience. Season 6 is currently drawing about 0.57 million viewers of viewers ver episode, and has a 0.2 demo rating. A renewal is most likely in the cards for this popular, energetic and positive series, so stay tuned for network announcements.
UPDATED November 16, 2016: OWN has recently announced the renewal of several of its ongoing series for a 2017 return. The seventh season of this popular Tyler Perry-produced series Love Thy Neighbor has been commissioned, and will kick off when Danny finds a new wife in Las Vegas, which creates a slew of problems for his family and friends. Linda finds it impossible to accept the new woman in Danny`s lie, Drew, who is far from being over Danny, is jealous of his new passion, and Sam hates the idea of losing his best friend when he himself causes trouble in their relationship with Danny. Please stay tuned, and we will let you know as soon as the release date is set for the next installment of the series.