For those who don’t know, the dark crystal: Age of Resistance is the name of the American web tv series. Netflix has produced the show along with The Jim Henson Company. This show is related to the 1982 movie called The Dark Crystal. The series is developed by Jeffrey Addiss and Will Matthews. Louis Leterrier has directed the series. It has only one season till now with 10 episodes. Each episode was about 46 minutes to an hour-long. The producer for the show is Ritamarie Perugia.
What is the show about?
The vents of this series are set on the backdrop of the planet There. The three Gelflings named Rian, Brea, and Deet are the protagonists. They are the reason behind a rebellion which is created because they discover some secrets of the rulers. The rulers are called the Skeksis. The characters have to deal with the threat that can cause the extinction of their entire planet. The series has managed to get a rating of eight. The fans are eager for the second part.
What about the second season?
Almost a year has passed since the release of the first season of the show. Fans of “The Dark Crystal” cannot be blamed if they are getting impatient. The show has won an Emmy award and has been praised by many critics. But these features couldn’t save the series from getting canceled. Netflix has announced that it will not be renewing the show for another season.
The show was indeed brilliant because of the stellar directors, Jeffrey Addiss and Will Mathews, and the writing team was also marvelous. It won the award for the Outstanding Children’s Program and it was a well-deserved honor. The official news about the cancellation was heard in September of 2020. One of the main reasons for cancellation might be the sheer size of the cast. For the first season, 2500 members were part of the team and it was likely that the numbers might have increased for season two. The COVID situation further complicated things.