Series, and possibly the season two will air on Starz on February 17.
Season two of the critically-acclaimed Starz Original collection “Counterpart” started production in Berlin in February. The season of this play is from Gilbert Films founder Justin Marks, and Anonymous Content.
Starz provides Counterpart the axe
Creator Justin Marks took to Twitter to announce the news of the series ’s death.
Released at Mon, 11 Feb 2019 20:09:20 +0000
Created, written and executive produced by Justin Marks (The Jungle Book), Counterpart Season 2 is also executive produced by Gary Gilbert (La La Land), Jordan Horowitz (La La Land), Morten Tyldum (The Imitation Game), and Keith Redmon (The Revenant), and Bard Dorros (Spotlight) with Anonymous Content. MRC serves as the studio for the sequence.
Media Rights Capital has started shopping the show in the hopes of continuing the narrative that was critically-lauded Although Starz chose not to proceed with the show, which only garner roughly 500,000 viewers per episode for the community.
Howard Silk (J.K. Simmons) is a lowly cog in the bureaucratic machinery of a Berlin-based United Nations spy agency. In which is his counterpart from this universe when Howard finds that his organization safeguards the secret of a crossing he’s thrust into a shadow world of danger, intrigue and double-cross & hellip. The series explores themes of identity, fate and love that is lost, posing ldquo, & the question? ”
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— Justin Marks (@Justin_Marks_) February 11, 2019
Despite two highly acclaimed seasons for the premium cable network, the sci-fi espionage thriller Counterpart won’t be getting a third season in Starz, based on The Hollywood Reporter.
“It’s been an absolute dream with this group … we must make exactly the show we wanted to … ideal throw, perfect team on two continents … and we’re so thankful to our community for the time we had,” Marks wrote. “Thank you for us. Podcasts, your tweets and conspiracy theories have made it all worthwhile. Fingers crossed that MRC, our studio, can find a way! ”
Hey #counterpart lovers, a little sad news… Starz has decided to not pick up our show for a 3rd year …
“Justin, Jordan, J.K. and the whole cast and crew delivered a superbly executed series. It was a pleasure working with this group on two seasons of expert storytelling brought by performances president of programming at Starz, Carmi Zlotnik, stated.