It has been revealed that The Peripheral Season 2 has been canceled at Prime Video regardless of being ordered earlier.
When was The Peripheral Season 2 ordered?
A second season for the sci-fi thriller drama sequence was ordered this previous February. Deadline has reported that the cancellation is the results of the size of the continuing WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes. The outlet additionally famous that there could possibly be extra sequence in comparable conditions — notably if the work stoppage goes past Labor Day.
“Flynne Fisher lives within the rural American South, working on the native 3D printing store, whereas incomes a lot wanted extra cash enjoying VR video games for wealthy individuals,” reads the sequence’ synopsis. “One evening she dons a headset and finds herself in futuristic London — a smooth and mysterious world, alluringly totally different from her personal hardscrabble existence. However this isn’t like every recreation she’s ever performed earlier than: Flynne begins to appreciate it isn’t digital actuality … it’s actual.
“Somebody in London, seventy years sooner or later, has discovered a approach to open a door to Flynne’s world. And as totally beguiling as London is … it’s additionally harmful. As Flynne searches to find who has linked their worlds, and for what goal, her presence right here units harmful forces into movement … forces intent on destroying Flynne and her household in her personal world.”
The sequence adaptation was written by Scott B. Smith, who served as the chief producer and showrunner. Westworld creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Pleasure government produced, together with Steven Hoban, Kilter Movies’ Athena Wickham, and director Vincenzo Natalie.