Heartland season 16: Release date, cast and news for Canadian drama
Everything you need to know about the new season of Heartland on Netflix.
It's been a long wait since Heartland season 15 dropped on Netflix for UK viewers in March 2022, but it's finally time to return to the ranch for season 16.
The long-running Canadian family drama, which has already been renewed for season 17, has been on screen since 2007 and has built up a huge global following, who are now intimately acquainted with the whole Fleming family.
The cast has seen some changes over the years, with Ty star Graham Wardle leaving in season 14, but Amber Marshall has remained at the centre throughout as Amy.
But when is the new season available and who from the cast is returning? Read on for everything you need to know about Heartland season 16.
Heartland season 16 release date
Heartland 16 has now dropped on Netflix UK, meaning you can stream the all-new episodes to your heart's content.
The season originally started airing on CBC in Canada on 2nd October 2022, before coming to an end on 5th February 2023. It arrived in the UK in May 2023.
Heartland cast for season 16
The main cast from Heartland season 15 all returned for season 16, including Amber Marshall as Amy Fleming, Michelle Morgan as Lou Fleming, Shaun Johnston as Jack Bartlett and Chris Potter as Tim Fleming.
Meanwhile, Georgie star Alisha Newton sat out season 15, but is set to re-appear in a recurring capacity for season 16.
What is Heartland about?
Heartland is a long-running Canadian family drama that's been on screen since 2007. It focuses on the daily lives of the Fleming family, after Marion, the mother of Amy and Lou, dies in a car accident.
As the family returns to the Heartland ranch, owned by Amy and Lou's grandfather Jack, Amy discovers she shares her mother's ability to train and help horses by listening to them.
The series follows the characters' relationships and work lives as Amy gets married and has a daughter, Jack remarries and Lou becomes mayor of Hudson, the town they live in.
Heartland season 16 trailer
You can watch the trailer for Heartland season 16 right here now.