Network TV seasons are beginning to wrap up and with that comes news of renewals and cancellations. We discuss the fate of Gotham, iZombie, and Lucifer on today’s show.
DC TV Renewal/cancellation News
- Arrow, The Flash, Supergirl, Legends of Tomorrow, and Black Lightning were previously renewed by The CW
- No word on Syfy’s Krypton yet
Gotham has been renewed by Fox for a 5th and final season
- Deadline – expected to be 13 episodes (12 would get it to 100) and debut midseason
- Will focus on Bruce Wayne becoming Batman
iZombie has been renewed for Season 5 by The CW
- Creator Rob Thomas had previously stated they “need 1 more season to get to the end of our story!”; possibly final season?
Lucifer has not been renewed for Season 4 by Fox; Series finale tonight
- Showrunner Joe Henderson – “We created a season finale with a huge cliffhanger so that there was no way Fox could cancel us. Instead, we’re going to frustrate the hell out of you fans. I’m so sorry for that.”; also said “I’ll try to figure out SOME way to get closure. Even if it’s just (showrunner Ildy Modrovich )@Ildymojo and I writing up a fanfic of our own. You guys deserve an ending.”
- What about remaining 2 produced episodes?
- #SaveLucifer was trending for hours
- Warner Bros. Television is preparing to shop Lucifer to “streaming services and premium cable networks” – Deadline
- Hulu “appears to be a long shot”, unknown if DC Universe is an option
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