Streaming on Netflix, “Sex Education” follows the life of Otis Milburn who is a socially awkward high school student and his mother is a sex therapist. Utilizing his unique knowledge, Otis teams up with rebellious Maeve Wiley to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at school. They provide advice to fellow students on their intimate issues. The series is all set to release Season 4.
When Will Season 4 of Sex Education be Released?
In July 2023, Netflix dealt a bittersweet blow to fans of “Sex Education” by officially announcing that the series will conclude with its fourth season. The streaming platform confirmed that the last episodes will be released on September 21.
While bidding farewell to characters like Otis, Maeve, Eric, and the rest of the gang, there remains a glimmer of hope, as a potential future season could explore a fresh generation of students within the familiar high school setting, drawing inspiration from shows like “Skins” or “Degrassi.”
Series creator Laurie Nunn hinted at the potential for more stories within the world of “Sex Education” despite the show concluding with its fourth season. This suggests that there might be room for future spin-offs or new characters set in the familiar high school setting, leaving fans hopeful for more captivating tales in the future.
She said, “Moordale is a really rich world, and writing about teenagers is always a lot of fun.”
Cast of Season 4 Sex Education
Asa Butterfield is set to reprise his role as Otis Milburn, with Gillian Anderson returning as his sex therapist mother, Dr. Jean Milburn. Ncuti Gatwa will also be back as Otis’s exuberant best friend, Eric Effiong.
Meanwhile, Emma Mackey playing the role of Maeve Wiley, also Otis’s love interest, will have a scaled-back role in the new episodes, as her character is in the US for studies. Emma confirmed bidding farewell to Maeve after winning the Rising Star award at the Baftas 2023.
Other confirmed cast are as below:
- Connor Swindells as Adam Groff
- Aimee-Lou Wood as Aimee Gibbs
- Kedar Williams-Stirling as Jackson Marchetti
- Dua Saleh as Cal Bowman
- Mimi Keene as Ruby Matthews
- Chinenye Ezeudu as Viv Odusanya
- George Robinson as Isaac Goodwin
- Alistair Petrie as Michael Groff
- Samantha Spiro as Maureen Groff
Among the new cast members are Dan Levy, who will play Thomas Molly. Thaddea Graham will appear as O, a rival of Otis. Reda Elazouar, Alexandra James, Felix Mufti, Marie Reuther, Anthony Lexa, Imani Yahshua, and Bella Maclean are some more new faces who will be seen in Season 4.
Meanwhile, Simone Ashley playing Olivia Hanan, Patricia Allison playing Otis’s ex-girlfriend, Tanya Reynolds playing Lily Iglehart, Rakhee Thakrar playing Emily Sands, Jim Howick playing Colin Hendricks will not be back for this season.
What is the Plot of Sex Education Season 4?
The makers revealed an official synopsis where they revealed that Otis is not quite confident about setting up a new clinic.
Aimee ventures into new territory by enrolling in an Art A-Level, while Adam wrestles with the idea of whether traditional education suits him.
Across the Atlantic, Maeve finds herself living her dream at the prestigious Wallace University, where renowned author Thomas Molloy is teaching her.
Is there a Trailer of Sex Education Season 4?
You can enjoy the official trailer below,