After years of start-stop improvement, a collection adaptation of the “Y: The Final Man” comics lastly got here to the “FX on Hulu” portal simply final month, and alas, it’s already over.
We’ve discovered this weekend that FX on Hulu has made the choice to not go ahead with a second season of “Y: The Final Man,” with the collection now searching for one other house.
Showrunner Eliza Clark mentioned in a press release at present, “We have now discovered that we are going to not be shifting ahead with FX on Hulu Season 2 of Y: THE LAST MAN. I’ve by no means in my life been extra dedicated to a narrative, and there’s a lot extra left to inform. Y: THE LAST MAN is about gender, about how oppressive techniques inform id. We had a gender various crew of good artists, led by girls at virtually each nook of our manufacturing. Producers, writers, administrators, cinematographers, manufacturing design, costume design, stunt coordination, and extra. It’s the most collaborative, creatively fulfilling, and delightful factor I’ve ever been part of. We don’t need it to finish. FX has been an incredible associate. We have now beloved working with them, and we’re unhappy YTLM isn’t going ahead at FX on Hulu. However we all know that another person goes to be very fortunate to have this crew and this story. I’ve by no means skilled the exceptional solidarity of this many proficient folks.
“We’re dedicated to discovering Y its subsequent house.”
The primary season has three episodes remaining, premiering throughout the subsequent few weeks.
Primarily based on the DC Comics collection by Brian Okay. Vaughan and Pia Guerra, and printed by Vertigo between 2002 and 2008, “Y: The Final Man” traverses a post-apocalyptic world through which a cataclysmic occasion decimates each mammal with a Y chromosome however for one cisgender man and his pet monkey. The collection follows the survivors on this new world as they wrestle with their efforts to revive what was misplaced and the chance to construct one thing higher.
Eliza Clark (Animal Kingdom) serves because the showrunner of the collection, which has a solid together with Olivia Thirlby, Diane Lane, Ben Schnetzer, Amber Tamblyn and Ashley Romans.
FX notes, “All episodes of the season can be directed by girls and the manufacturing has a big variety of feminine division heads, together with each DPs, the manufacturing designer, costume designer, casting director, editors, stunt coordinator and extra.”