HBO has decided to cancel the critically acclaimed series “Lovecraft Country”, In a totally unexpected movement.
The premium cable network has decided not to go ahead with the second season of the sci-fi drama.
The hybrid genre series is based on the 2016 novel by Matt Ruff. It takes place in the fifties of the last century, love country It follows an army veteran named Atticus (Jonathan Majors from When We Rise) as he goes on a mission to find his missing father (The Wire’s Michael Kenneth Williams) in the Jim Crow era.
“We will not move forward with the second season of Lovecraft Country,” HBO said in a statement. “We are grateful for the dedication and dedication of the talented cast and crew, and to Misha Green, who created this groundbreaking series. And to the fans, thank you for joining us on this journey.”
The series was largely based on the work of horror and science fiction writer H.P. Lovecraft, whom Atticus was a fan of. The cast also included Courtney B. Vance (The People vs. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story), Aunjanue Ellis (Quantico), Jurnee Smollett (Underground), Wunmi Mosaku (Luther), Tony Goldwyn (Scandal), and Jaime Chung (once) in a moment).