Monday, February 11, 2019

Starz Cancels 'Counterpart' After Two Seasons

Starz has today decided to cancel its original drama series Counterpart after two seasons, it was announced by series creator Justin Marks on Twitter. The season finale on February 17 will now serve as the final episode.

In its second season, the drama starred J.K. Simmons, Olivia Williams, Harry Lloyd, Nazanin Boniadi, Sara Serraiocco, Nicholas Pinnock, Christiane Paul, Betty Gabriel and James Cromwell.

Marks executive produced with Jordan Horowitz, Bard Dorros, Keith Redmon, Gary Gilbert and Morten Tyldum. Media Rights Capital, Anonymous Content and Gilbert Films produced.

"Justin, Jordan, J.K. and the entire cast and crew delivered a beautifully executed series. It was a pleasure working with this team on two seasons of expert storytelling brought to life by best-in-class performances across the board," said Carmi Zlotnik, President of Programming, Starz.