Thursday, March 23, 2017

Cinemax Cancels 'The Knick' After 2 Seasons

It's been fifteen months since The Knick aired its second season finale. But now, Cinemax has finally confirmed that the period drama will not be returning with any new episodes.

"After a critically acclaimed two-season run of The Knick on Cinemax, we will not be going forward with additional episodes of the series," said Kary Antholis, Programming President, HBO Miniseries and Cinemax. "Despite our pride in and affection for the series, as well as our respect for and gratitude towards Steven Soderbergh and his team, we have decided to return Cinemax to its original primetime series fare of high-octane action dramas, many of which will be internationally co-produced."

The drama's cast included Clive Owen, André Holland, Jeremy Bobb, Juliet Rylance, Eve Hewson, Michael Angarano, Chris Sullivan, Cara Seymour, Eric Johnson, David Fierro, Maya Kazan, Leon Addison Brown, Grainger Hines, Matt Frewer, Zaraah Abrahams, Charles Aitken, LaTonya Borsay, Rachel Korine, Tom Lipinski and Michael Nathanson.

Jack Amiel and Michael Begler created the drama. They executive produced with Steven Soderbergh, Clive Owen, Gregory Jacobs and Michael Sugar. Anonymous Content. Soderbergh also directed all 20 episodes of the series run.