‘This Is Us’ Season 5 Trailer Shows the Pearson’s in the Pandemic NBC’s This Is Us will debut it’s 5th season at the end of October. Due to the pandemic, they changed course on the storyline and decided to incorporate the pandemic. The season premiere will be a two-hour premiere. Normally an episode is told from the perspective of the three siblings making one day spread across three weeks. For the first time, it will be done in one episode. In the trailer you see Kevin tell Randall the worst thing that ever happened to me was the day they brought you home. Are you excited about the premiere? Do you have a sibling you do not get along with? How do you handle family gatherings?