The pandemic caused by the coronavirus has not only made studios have to close and postpone the premiere dates of their next productions, but also now it has been the main reason why several series are no longer renewed for a new season, as Netflix revealed that it canceled ‘I Am Not Okay With This’.
Despite the fact that the series got very good reviews and managed to place itself in the audience’s liking, Netflix has decided to cancel it, So fans of the show will no longer be able to know what happened to Sydney Novak and her friend, Stanley Barber, as the show left an open ending that heralded a new danger for the protagonist.
According to the site, DeadlineAlthough the renewal of the series was never confirmed, the production of ‘I Am Not Okay With This’ was already developing the new session, so the scripts were already written and they were preparing to go into production, however, earlier today, Netflix announced that it would no longer go ahead with the project.
Through a statement, the streaming giant announced that both ‘I Am Not Okay With This’ and ‘The Society’, had been canceled due to complications arising from the pandemic, since surely the platform is looking to reduce costs, after there were some increases within the budget derived from the crisis that the studios are currently facing.
“We have made the difficult decision not to go ahead with the second seasons of ‘I Am Not Okay With This’ and ‘The Society’. We are disappointed to have to make these decisions due to the circumstances created by Covid, and we are grateful to these creators, including: Jonathan Entwistle, Christy Hall, Shawn Levy, Dan Levine, Dan Cohen and Josh Barry at 21 Laps Entertainment for ‘I Am Not Okay With This’ and all the writers, casts, and teams who worked tirelessly to make these shows for our members around the world”, explicó Netflix.
This is how it was revealed that Netflix canceló ‘I Am Not Okay With This’ And surely this is the course that some other productions will take, since due to the closure of the studios, the extra cost that following the strict security protocols is generating and the losses that are being generated, several series will no longer be renewed.