Ending months of speculation, HBO
has confirmed that the upcoming sixth season of comedy series Silicon Valley
will be its last. Currently in pre-production, Season 6 will consist of seven episodes and premiere later this year.
has been a career and life highlight for us,” series executive producers/showrunners Mike Judge
and Alec Berg
said. “We’ll miss it desperately, but we’ve always let Pied Piper’s journey guide the way, and Season 6 seems to be the fitting conclusion. We are forever indebted to our incredible cast, crew and partners at HBO. At a certain point, there’s only so much we can do to make the world a better place.”
Rumors about Silicon Valley possibly coming to an end started when Season 6 was delayed, largely to accommodate Berg, who co-created and runs fellow HBO comedy series Barry
. All previous seasons of Silicon Valley, ranging from eight to 10 episodes,