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'Krypton' Canceled at Syfy: Report

Syfy's "Krypton."
Syfy's "Krypton." (Image credit: Warner Bros.)

Syfy has canceled its Superman prequel series "Krypton," according to the Hollywood Reporter.

"Krypton" will not move forward (opens in new tab) with a third season. THR cites flagging viewership numbers as the cancellation's cause, with "Krypton" season 2 drawing an average of only 408,000 live viewers per episode compared to season one's average of 1.8 million.

"Krypton" season one marked Syfy's most watched debut series in four years, with the premiere drawing its best series premiere ratings in three years.

Syfy's planned "Krypton" spin-off show Lobo has also been canceled.

Originally published on Newsarama

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George Marston
Newsarama Writer

George Marston is Newsarama's resident Marvel Comics expert and general comic book historian since 2011. George has also been the on-site reporter at most major comic conventions such as Comic-Con International: San Diego, New York Comic Con, and C2E2. Outside of comic journalism, I am the artist of many weird pictures, and the guitarist of many heavy riffs. (They/Them)