Pittsburgh-set drama ‘This Is Us' to return sooner than expected

Pittsburgh-set drama ‘This Is Us' to return sooner than expected
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - AUGUST 10: (L-R) Ron Cephas Jones, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Chris Sullivan, Justin Hartley, Mandy Moore, Susan Kelechi Watson, Michael Angarano, and Milo Ventimiglia attend NBC's "This Is Us" Pancakes with the Pearsons at 1 Hotel West Hollywood on August 10, 2019 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/FilmMagic) (Rodin Eckenroth/FilmMagic)

Get excited because “This Is Us” is making its return to the Tuesday night lineup even sooner than you think!

NBC announced the hit drama’s season five premiere date as Tuesday, Oct. 27 from 9 to 11 p.m.

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The show’s original return was for Nov. 10.

According to a Today Show article, the two-hour return will not only dive right back into the lives of the Pearson family we know and love, but touch on the family going through some of the same pressing issues viewers are, including the coronavirus pandemic and the Black Lives Matter protests.

Don’t miss a second of this return Oct. 27 on Channel 11.

Click here for a full list of NBC shows coming back for the 2020-21 season.

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