Into The Badlands, The Son Canceled at AMC Express News
AMC is ending two of its younger series.
The network has pulled the plug on Into The Badlands and The Son.
Into The Badlands is ending after three seasons, and still has some episodes left to air before it comes to a close for good.
The cabler has announced the final eight episodes will premiere March 24.
As for what the final installments will be about, then look below.
“As we enter the final chapter of Into the Badlands, an imprisoned Bajie warns Sunny that Pilgrim can’t be trusted,” reads the official logline.
“But with his son’s life on the line, Sunny struggles with his decision to help Pilgrim unlock the Meridian Chamber.”
“Meanwhile, M.K., still reeling from the revelation that Sunny killed his mother, is hell-bent on revenge. Kidnapped by The Master, the Widow is forced to confront her past.”
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“Moon meanwhile races to save Lydia from impending death after she risked her life for his on the battlefield.”
“As the last episodes unfold, long buried secrets will be revealed, new alliances will be forged, and the saga will climax in an epic battle to end all battles.”
The cancellation of the martial arts drama is not a big surprise, especially when you consider the ratings.
The series premiere snagged a healthy 3.2 demo rating on AMC when it launched in November 2015.
It essentially dropped every episode since, with the most recent pulling in a meager 0.3 rating.
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As for The Son, it will end after its upcoming second season. It is slated to launch on-air on April 24.
The Son is a multi-generational epic telling of the story of America’s birth as a superpower through the bloody rise and fall of one Texas oil empire.
It boasted a cast that was led by Pierce Brosnan, but it failed to strike a chord with both critics and audiences.
It averaged a 0.2 rating in the demo for its first season, so this cancellation is also not that surprising.
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