Hours after it was reported that HBO had pulled the plug on a second season of Lovecraft Nation, creator Misha Inexperienced teased what it may have been. She took to Twitter to thank followers of the sci-fi fantasy present for tuning in, and wished that she may’ve seen Lovecraft Nation: Supremacy to completion.
Deadline experiences that Inexperienced and her writers had a 75-page Bible ready for the second season, though no scripts had been written but. In her tweet, Inexperienced shared a picture of what seemed to be the territorial United States of America divided into 4 nations. She wrote, “A style of the Season 2 Bible. Want we may have introduced you Lovecraft Nation: Supremacy. Thanks to everybody who watched and engaged.” She additionally added the hashtag, "no accomplice".
The picture then teases a map of the nation, solely it’s cut up into 4 sections and now referred to as the "Sovereign States of America." Inexperienced teases that the second season of the present would have seen a deeply modified nation primarily based on the occasions of Season 1, with the continental U.S., now divided between the "Tribal Nations of the West," the "Whitelands," the "New Negro Republic," and the "Jefferson Commonwealth."
“We won’t be transferring ahead with a second season of Lovecraft Nation,” HBO mentioned in an announcement to Deadline, saying the cancellation. “We’re grateful for the dedication and artistry of the gifted solid and crew, and to Misha Inexperienced, who crafted this groundbreaking collection. And to the followers, thanks for becoming a member of us on this journey.”
The present’s cancellation got here as a shock to followers, particularly after it was reported in February that Inexperienced and a “small staff of writers” had been engaged on a brand new season. HBO boss Casey Bloys mentioned earlier this 12 months that he was “hopeful” that Lovecraft Nation would return with new episodes.
“Misha is working with a small staff of writers and so they’re arising with a take. She had a e book to go on within the first season, she and the writers needed to go off and take a while to exit and work out with out a e book with these characters, what’s the journey we need to go on. All of us need to be certain she’s obtained a narrative to inform. That’s the place she is correct now, engaged on these concepts. I’m very hopeful, as is Misha, so we’re giving them the time to work,” he mentioned.
The ten-episode first season, which debuted in August 2020, starred Jonathan Majors, Jurnee Smollett, Aunjanue Ellis, Courtney B. Vance, and Michael Okay. Williams. Based mostly on the novel by Matt Ruff, it informed the story of Atticus Freeman (Majors), a Korea Battle veteran who goes on a quest to find his lacking father, joined by his childhood friend-turned-love curiosity Letitia "Leti" Lewis (Smollett), and his uncle George (Vance). The allegorical story took them deep into the Jim Crow South of the Nineteen Fifties, as they had been chased by monsters each actual and metaphorical.
Take a look at Misha Inexperienced's tweet beneath.
A style of the Season 2 Bible. Want we may have introduced you #LovecraftCountry: Supremacy. Thanks to everybody who watched and engaged. 🖤✊🏾 #noconfederate pic.twitter.com/BONbSfbjWg
— Misha Inexperienced (@MishaGreen) July 3, 2021
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