Is ‘This Is Us’ on Tonight, Feb. 1? The Next New Episode Starts Soon

The Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games begin this week, and many This Is Us fans are wondering about the show’s schedule on NBC. The hit family drama is expected to go on a brief break for the event. So is This Is Us on tonight, Feb. 1? Here’s everything you need to know about the next new episode and the upcoming break.

What time is ‘This Is Us’ on tonight, Feb. 1, 2021?

Jennifer Morrison as Cassidy smiling at dinner with Kevin, Edie, and Nicky in ‘This Is Us’ Season 6 Episode 5
Jennifer Morrison as Cassidy in ‘This Is Us’ Season 6 | Ron Batzdorff/NBC

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This Is Us is on tonight, Feb. 1, 2022. The NBC series will air season 6 episode 5 in its usual time slot at 9 p.m. ET. The next new episode will also be one hour long, meaning it will end at 10 p.m. ET. Meanwhile, the This Is Us Season 6 episode will be available to watch on Hulu starting on Wednesday, Feb. 2. 

‘This Is Us’ Season 6 Episode 5 is on tonight, Feb. 1

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This Is Us Season 6 Episode 5, “Heart and Soul,” will be the new episode that airs tonight on NBC. The network’s synopsis for the next chapter reveals Kevin (Justin Hartley) visits the construction site for the home he’s building for Rebecca (Mandy Moore). Malik (Asante Blackk) and Deja (Lyric Ross) also have “controversial news” to share with the family at dinner. 

Meanwhile, the preview for episode 5 of This Is Us Season 6 teases more storylines to come. In the past, Jack (Milo Ventimiglia) records Rebecca as she teaches young Kate how to play the piano. Then the teaser suggests that Rebecca and Miguel (Jon Huertas) will finally share bits from their early love story. Kevin reunites with Cassidy (Jennifer Morrison) when he heads back to Pittsburgh. The promo also hints that Beth (Susan Kelechi Watson) and Randall (Sterling K Brown) aren’t fans of Deja and Malik’s upcoming news. 

When will ‘This Is Us’ return with new season 6 episodes in 2022?

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Whatever happens in the next episode of This Is Us Season 6, fans better hope the new chapter doesn’t end with a cliffhanger tonight. The NBC series will take a three-week break for the 2022 Winter Olympics after episode 5. So This Is Us will return for season 6 episode 6 on Tuesday, Feb. 22.

How many episodes of ‘This Is Us’ Season 6 are left?

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Although the sixth and final season of This Is Us is going to have its first big break, there are still plenty of new episodes to look forward to. In case you didn’t know, there will be a total of 18 episodes in season 6. So are 13 new episodes left after This Is Us Season 6 Episode 5 airs tonight. 

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