“The Expanse” Reportedly Picked Up By Amazon

By Creative Media Times


After the show was recently cancelled by Syfy, it appears that Season 4 of “The Expanse” might just be happening after all.

According to Hollywood Reporter, Amazon Studios is “near a deal” to revive the show for its fourth season, just 10 days its current network announced that it would not be renewed after this season wraps. One of the series producers Daniel Abrahams also recently tweeted that the “Deals not closed, but the talks are real…”

“The Expanse,” was developed by Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby, and is based on the popular sci-fi novels by James S. A. Corey. Set in a future, it follows United Nations executive Chrisjen Avasarala (played by Shohreh Aghdashloo), police detective Josephus Miller (Thomas Jane), and ship’s officer Jim Holden (Steven Strait) and his crew as they unravel a conspiracy that threatens peace and survival of humanity.

The show was critically acclaimed and many were clearly not happy about the cancellation. This was immediately followed by grassroots campaigns and petitions from fans to get the show renewed.