After operating for one season on AMC, the Bob Odenkirk-led drama present Fortunate Hank has been canceled.
The collection ran for eight episodes on AMC, with the ultimate episode of the season premiering this previous Might. The community famous that the collection will stay on the AMC+ streaming service in order that newcomers and followers can nonetheless watch the present.
“We’re pleased with Fortunate Hank and grateful for the work of everybody who introduced this distinctive, playful and deeply human present to viewers, from the proficient artistic workforce to our companions at Sony and, after all, Bob, Mireille and the complete solid and crew,” an announcement from AMC reads (through The Hollywood Reporter). “Sadly, we aren’t in a position to proceed with a second season, however we’re glad these eight episodes exist on AMC+ and can proceed to search out new followers — or be seen once more by viewers who come again to spend extra time with Hank, Lily and the entertaining solid of characters at Railton Faculty.”
What was Fortunate Hank about?
“William Henry ‘Hank’ Devereaux, Jr., the unlikely English division chairman on the badly underfunded Railton Faculty within the Pennsylvania rust belt, is dealing with a midlife disaster,” reads Fortunate Hank’s synopsis. “Simply as Hank’s life begins to unravel, his spouse, Lily, additionally begins to query the trail she is on because the vice principal of the native highschool, and the alternatives she has made. Instructed within the first particular person by Hank, the collection is customized from Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Richard Russo’s novel Straight Man, which was impressed by his personal experiences instructing at faculties.”