Thursday, May 30, 2024

HBO Cancels Mick Jagger Martin Scorsese Vinyl After 1 Season


HBO has canceled Vinyl After one season. The Mick Jagger produced series with Martin Scorsese had been renewed for a second season early. But ratings were terrible and the show never came together. The hope was for a water cooler show like Game of Thrones. But characters and plots never developed. A few months ago head writer Terrence Winter w
as replaced. It was all downhill from there. I’m sorry for the cast particularly Bobby Cannavale and Ray Romano. They did great work.

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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