Starz collection Counterpart has been canceled after two seasons with a reasonably unusual cause. May Netflix save Counterpart for season Three and will it carry the earlier two season too? Let’s have a look.
The sci-fi thriller collection from Starz first debuted in 2017 and stars J.Ok. Simmons who finds the group he works for can journey to a parallel dimension and Simmons character meets his alternate self who’s combating in a chilly conflict.
The collection featured some implausible sci-fi parts and was given a two-season order at Starz.
As chances are you’ll know, Counterpart was canceled in April 2019 however extra info has come to mild in current days behind the explanation of its cancelation.
Okay #Counterpart followers. That is exhausting, however it’s time I introduced it… we’re formally not doing a 3rd season of the present. Stepping out on a excessive observe.
— Justin Marks (@Justin_Marks_) April 3, 2019
Talking at TCA, Starz mentioned the present was “too male”. It cited the way it was a sophisticated present and naturally, females can’t perceive complicated exhibits (sure, we’re being sarcastic). The community notes its at the moment pushing for a “premium feminine” viewers.
Is Counterpart seasons 1 to 2 on Netflix?
Counterpart is just not streaming on Netflix in any area on the time of publishing. Which means Netflix doesn’t have any of its personal metrics on making the choice to probably choose it up.
Netflix has just lately picked up the license to stream the primary two seasons of Outlander from Starz (though Sony is technically the supplier who bought it) so may counsel Netflix is taking a look at Starz content material with a eager eye.
May Netflix choose up Counterpart for season 3?
Netflix and one of many manufacturing corporations, Nameless Content material already work collectively on a number of initiatives. These embrace Bonding, 13 Causes Why and Maniac. Netflix additionally carries fairly a couple of of their different exhibits discovered on different networks too.
Again in April, Justin Marks, the exhibits creator did give hope when he mentioned: “We’re at the moment on iTunes, and we must always have data a few new implausible place the place you’ll find each seasons very, very quickly!”. We don’t know whether or not he was referring to a different streaming platform.
Our view is that the present would make an excellent match for Netflix given its sci-fi output has been reasonably hit and miss. We should always point out, nevertheless, Netflix’s sci-fi output from worldwide areas corresponding to Darkish are increased caliber.
Now over to you. Ought to Netflix give Counterpart a 3rd season or has the present ran its course? Tell us within the feedback.