OA season 2 ended on a cliffhanger. Fans are anticipating for season 3.
Is it coming back or is it cancelled ?
Last year on 5th August, Netflix announced that the show will not be on air again. After two immensely successful seasons the show has come to an abrupt end.
OA is a Sci-fi supernatural mystery television drama aired on Netflix for first time on 16th December 2016. Second season of OA was released on 22nd March 2019. Makers had originally planned for series to be in 5 seasons but last year they put the fullstops on the series after two seasons.
Prairie Johnson, a blind girl who goes mysteriously missing and appears suddenly after 7 years. She is no more blind and she refuses to tell any information about her time in disappearance to her adoptive parents. She gathers a team of 5 and sets out to rescue other missing people like her after telling them her story.
Second season revolves around Prairie travelling in another dimensions to save other missing people.
Zal Batmanglij is the director and co creator of the show with Brit Marling who also plays the lead role of OA. The show by Plan B entertainment and Anonymous Content is co produced by Jill Footiick and Ashley Zalta.
Other members from the cast involve Emory Cohen, Scott Wilson, Phyllis Smith, Patrick Gibson, Brendan Meyer , Alice Krige and Jason Isaac.
Fans’ reaction on cancellation
First two seasons of the show did great job and gained massive popularity. Show got 80+ rating on Rotten Tomatoes also it recieved huge positive response from fans critics. Fans were eagerly waiting for next season after thrilling season 2 finale. News of the cancellation created wave of anger throughout fans. Campaign of #RenewTheOA started on Twitter as well as fans crowdfunded for the next season. Also one fan went on hunger strike to oppose the cancellation.
It is sad to know that we won’t be able to see what happens with OA next but we can always watch first two seasons on Netflix.