Many rumors and speculations are buzzing around about the show, Designated Survivor. The political thriller drama show created by David Guggenheim had a great mixture of many different show genres.
Besides, it attracted many different types of viewers. While the majority of the audience are fond of the series, many critics don’t have good things to say about it. Moreover, Designated Survivor’s first two seasons premiered on the channel, ABC. However, they dropped it, and instead, Netflix decided to carry forward with the third season.
ABC dropped the show after just two seasons
But now, after no recent announcements and absolutely no news, fans have one question in mind. Will Designated Survivor have another season or not? Moreover, to the fans’ dismay, Designated Survivor, unfortunately, will not have a fourth season.
I know you’re upset; in fact, we are too. But Netflix has also decided to drop the political drama show for good. Of course, many people are left baffled with the news. What went wrong with the show?
Besides, ABC aired season one of the show back in September 2016. At the time, the show had a good audience count of roughly 10 million, thanks to the exciting plot. Designated Survivor had a different them compared to other shows on the channel.
Moreover, they also renewed the second season of the show, which released in 2017. However, while the count started to decrease, they canceled the show abruptly.
The audience count constantly decreases
Furthermore, Netflix and Entertainment One then came into the picture. Besides, the popular streaming giant gave the nod to the show in September 2018. And thus, 10 episodes of season 3 were released on June 7, 2019.
However, Netflix, too, concluded and canceled the show. The major reason for its cancellation appears as the decreasing audience count. Besides, the show didn’t get the expected number of viewers as well as rankings.
Ultimately, they had to make the tough decision to drop it down. Of course, many of the audience loved the show, but that didn’t seem enough. We don’t want to get your hopes up while adding that there might still be a season 4. It looks like this is the end of Kiefer Sutherland’s story.