The situation is getting tougher day by day. And all the countries have put into lockdown for an unexpected period. Meanwhile, the area divisions of Warner media including HBO has shut down all of its TV series till further date. HBO has also decided to postpone its two most top-grossing and high rated tv shows, Succession, and Barry.
The status of this duo series is under evaluation. But the HBO has said we couldn’t know anything about these series until the situations get over. After two weeks when the premium cable channel saw no change of the case, he has shifted the shows pre-production until a further date.
What HBO Has To Say:
As the show creator and the general manager of the channel has stated about the safety and security of the crew members. “We don’t want any spread of this global pandemic “. Once the situation gets over, we will be again back into production. Meanwhile, the script will be written as per the schedule.” In this meantime, we want to complete our script. And after the situation gets under control we will be again back to bang on HBO” the showrunner said.
Two weeks ago HBO called off all the production and filming of the series including The Righteous Gemstones season 2. And also delayed the production date of season 2 of Euphoria.
Delay May Hamper Show’s Popularity :
After the end of Game Of Thrones and Veep, Succession and Barry are the two famous and acclaimed series of the HBO. And coming to the delay of the show, it won’t affect the show’s popularity at all. The upcoming shows had designated as 2021 Emmy consideration. Last year Succession season was one of the best and most-watched drama series and was the leading contender of 2020 Primetime Emmys. While Barry may skip this year Emmy cycle.