Will the combat proceed? After large season-to-season declines within the scores, Starz has cancelled the American Gods TV collection. There received’t be a fourth season however, the present should still get some sort of a conclusion.
An adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s novel, the American Gods collection stars Ricky Whittle, Ian McShane, Emily Browning, Yetide Badaki, Bruce Langley, Omid Abtahi, Ashley Reyes, Crispin Glover, Demore Barnes, Devery Jacobs, Blythe Danner, Marilyn Manson, Julia Sweeney, Iwan Rheon, Danny Trejo, Peter Stormare, Denis O’Hare, Lela Loren, Dominique Jackson, Wale, Herizen Guardiola, and Eric Johnson. The story facilities on Shadow Moon (Whittle), Mr. Wednesday (McShane), and a pantheon of gods — outdated and new — competing, and able to do battle, for the hearts and minds of believers. Within the third season, Shadow angrily pushes this obvious future away, and settles within the idyllic snowy city of Lakeside, Wisconsin — to make his personal path, guided by the gods of his black ancestors, the Orishas. However he quickly discovers that this city’s nonetheless waters run deep, and darkish, and bloody, and that you simply don’t get to easily reject being a god. The one alternative — and a alternative you need to make — is what sort of god you’re going to be.
The third season of American Gods averaged a 0.04 score within the 18-49 demographic and 170,000 viewers. Compared to season two (which aired in 2019), that’s down by a whopping 65% within the demo and down by 49% in viewership.
“Everybody at Starz is grateful to the devoted forged and crew, and our companions at Fremantle who introduced writer and government producer Neil Gaiman’s ever-relevant story to life that speaks to the cultural local weather of our nation,” a community spokesperson advised Deadline at this time.
There’s discuss of Gods getting some closure both through a TV film or an “occasion collection”. It’s unclear what the reasonable probabilities of this wrap-up could be as the standard scores noticed such giant season-to-season declines this yr. It’s not identified what the delayed and streaming numbers have been however, in the event that they have been spectacular, Starz most likely wouldn’t be pulling the plug on the present within the first place.
What do you think? Do you just like the American Gods TV collection? Are you sorry to listen to there received’t be a fourth season on Starz? Would you wish to see a wrap-up of some variety?