NBC recently renewed Timeless Season 2. But speculations are rife that the network is likely to cancel the series despite receiving best ratings since December 12. Check it out below.
The season 1 finale of Timeless has wrapped up on an interesting note. Episode 16 The Red Scare makes a shocking revelation. The series revealed that the protagonist Lucy Preston’s mother is a member of Rittenhouse. This makes Preston related to the royalty of it.
Moreover, the finale has also seen that Preston tracks down her grandfather. She assigns him and Ethan Cahill (Johnathan Tchaikovsky) a fresh task to a check on all Rittenhouse’s dealings. Elsewhere, Jiya suffers a seizure. Hence Wyatt and Rufus accompany her back to the present.
After that major twist in the finale, what happens next in Timeless Season 2 is something to look forward. But so far, there is no renewal order issued from NBC. Therefore, the fate of the series is kept on hold. Read to know why the show might get cancellation order from NBC:
Series Creator Shawn Ryan And Eric Kripke Talks About Timeless Season 2
Shawn Ryan and Eric Kripke has no idea whether there will be a Season 2. Ryan says that the passion fans have shown toward the Timeless series is truly amazing. They are also trying to spread the word. He also feels that people tend to like this show. He is hopeful that all this will be counted in.
On the other hand, Kripke says that they have no idea if there is going to be Timeless Season 2. He adds, “We’ll be pitching season 2 to NBC in April, and I mean, we’re hopeful,” reports Entertainment Weekly.
No Official Word From NBC
Timeless aired the finale of Season 1 on February 20. But there has been no official word from NBC if Timeless Season 2 has been canceled or renewed. Generally, before the series finale takes place or as soon as it airs, the network is anticipated to announce the renewal or cancellation. But in the case of Timeless, this has not happened.
Moreover, except for the series finale, the TV ratings of this show are not very impressive. According to Spoiler TV‘s Cancellation Predictor chart, NBC series Timeless falls under the category of “Likely To Be Cancelled.” Fans need to note that this prediction chart is not 100 per cent accurate. Also, it is not the ultimate guide to reveal a show’s future.
NBC’s Timeless series is a science fiction that follows the lives of a history professor Lucy Preston (Abigail Spencer) scientist Rufus Carlin (Malcolm Barrett) and Wyatt Logan, a soldier (Matt Lanter). They are on an interesting mission to stop villain Garcia Flynn (Goran Višnjić) from changing the American history. They are attempting to stop this from happening with the help of a time machine.
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