UK sci-fi sequence Intergalactic won’t be coming again for a second season at Sky, Gabriel Silver, Director of Commissioning for Drama, confirmed as we speak.
Talking on the Edinburgh TV competition, the exec mentioned the corporate had been “disillusioned with viewers figures” for the present, which broadcast on Sky One earlier this yr.
Intergalactic follows a crew of feminine convicts who break away and go on the run. It stars Savannah Steyn, Eleanor Tomlinson and Natasha O’Keeffe.
Silver added that the present had turned out to be a “larger threat than we anticipated”, noting the tough find audiences for “English-accented sci-fis”.
Requested what his crew at Sky was trying to fee, the exec mentioned they continue to be open minded however are “fairly properly stocked on gangsters and drug sellers”.
On the gangster theme, throughout as we speak’ session, Silver confirmed Deadline‘s scoop in February that the published is teaming with Vertigo Movies and Nick Love for Nineteen Eighties-set Costa del Sol crime sequence A City Known as Malice, with capturing set to start later this yr.