It has been revealed that The Peripheral Season 2 has been canceled at Prime Video regardless of being ordered earlier.
When was The Peripheral Season 2 ordered?
A second season for the sci-fi thriller drama collection was ordered this previous February. Deadline has reported that the cancellation is the results of the size of the continued WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes. The outlet additionally famous that there may very well be extra collection in comparable conditions — significantly if the work stoppage goes past Labor Day.
“Flynne Fisher lives within the rural American South, working on the native 3D printing store, whereas incomes a lot wanted more money taking part in VR video games for wealthy folks,” reads the collection’ synopsis. “One evening she dons a headset and finds herself in futuristic London — a glossy and mysterious world, alluringly completely different from her personal hardscrabble existence. However this isn’t like every recreation she’s ever performed earlier than: Flynne begins to appreciate it isn’t digital actuality … it’s actual.
“Somebody in London, seventy years sooner or later, has discovered a method to open a door to Flynne’s world. And as totally beguiling as London is … it’s additionally harmful. As Flynne searches to find who has related their worlds, and for what objective, her presence right here units harmful forces into movement … forces intent on destroying Flynne and her household in her personal world.”
The collection adaptation was written by Scott B. Smith, who served as the chief producer and showrunner. Westworld creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Pleasure govt produced, together with Steven Hoban, Kilter Movies’ Athena Wickham, and director Vincenzo Natalie.