Cinemax delays “Strike Back‘s” fourth and final season, the network revealed Thursday at the Television Critics Association summer press tour.
The action series will air its final sometime in 2015, due to an injury off-set. Production on the final season have been pushed back since actor Sullivan Stapleton, who plays Sgt. Damien Scott, sustained a serious, injury off-set in February.
“Production … will be on hiatus to allow him time to recover,” the cabler said at the time in a statement. “We plan on resuming production in the fall.”
In other Cinemax’s news, the network has picked up a ten-episode second season of “The Knick” ahead of the series debut on August 8.
Set in downtown New York circa 1900, “The Knick” follows Knickerbocker Hospital’s surgeons, nurses and staff who push the bounds of medicine in the time of astonishingly high mortality rates and zero antibotics.
“The Knick” stars Clive Owen, Andre Holland, Eve Hewson, Juliet Rylance, Jeremy Bobb and Michael Angarano.
Stonebridge and Damien will return for another mission.
Cinemax announced Monday, the action-thriller series has been renewed for a fourth and final season.
The Cinemax/HBO produced series was picked up for a fourth season of 10 episodes, which is set to premiere in 2014.
Netflix renews “Orange is The New Black” ahead of the series debut. [Variety]
“House of Cards” Kate Mara and “Breaking Bad’s” Aaron Paul will present the 2013 Emmy Award nominations on July 18.
No happy ending for “Happy Endings.” The ABC comedy series has officially been cancelled. [TVLine]
“Psych” final season commissions two more episodes. [TVLine]
“Awkward’s” showrunner and creator, Lauren Iungerich, is leaving the show at the end of Season 3. [TVLine]
OWN has ordered 16 additional episodes of “The Haves and Have Nots,” making season one order of 32 episodes. The second half of the season will air in early 2014.
Check out “Strike Back’s” explosive season three trailer below.
The British Intelligence will return for another season.
The action packed series “Strike Back” has been renewed for a third season, Cinemax announced today.
“Strike Back” which stars Philip Winchester and Sullivan Stapleton is expected to film the forthcoming season in South Africa and Hungary.
The network will announced the cast of the new season of ten episodes at a later date to avoid spoilers of the second season finale, which airs Oct. 12.
Thank goodness the series was renewed, because I just stumbled on the show and I can’t stop watching.
The third season is expected to debut in 2013. The series currently airs Fridays on Cinemax.
Taglined “Dipolmacy is Overrated.”
Below is the second season poster and trailer of Cinemax’s original series “Strike Back.”
Cinemax’s action series centers around a British special forces military unit which hunts for terrorists. The show, stars Sullivan Stapleton and Philip Winchester as elite special-op soldiers who resentful come to respect each other.
“Strike Backs” returns Fri., Aug. 17.