Manifest is, actually and actually, saved.
Netflix has ordered a fourth — and last — season of the beleaguered thriller drama from Warner Bros. Tv. The order consists of 20 episodes, which can make it the longest season of the present but.
“What began years in the past as a flight of fancy deep in my creativeness has advanced into the jet engine journey of a lifetime,” stated showrunner Jeff Rake. “By no means in my wildest desires may I’ve envisioned the worldwide outpouring of affection and help for this story, its characters, and the staff who work so exhausting to deliver all of it to life. That we will reward the followers with the ending they deserve strikes me to no finish. On behalf of the forged, the crew, the writers, administrators, and producers, thanks to Netflix, to Warner Bros., and naturally to the followers. You probably did this.”
The announcement was made at 8:28 a.m. PST on Saturday, a play on the present’s fateful Flight 828.
The order marks a exceptional turnaround for the sequence which aired three seasons on NBC after which was canceled by the community in Might. Warner Bros. tried procuring the present, however initially to no avail. However the ongoing recognition of earlier seasons on Netflix, mixed with an energetic fan marketing campaign on social media, helped hold the present alive and a deal was ultimately struck.
“Since its premiere on Netflix in June, Manifest has confirmed very fashionable with our members,” stated Bela Bajaria, Netflix head of worldwide TV. “Jeff Rake and his staff have crafted a beguiling thriller that has viewers world wide on the sting of their seats and believing once more in second possibilities, and we’re thrilled that they may deliver followers some closure with this last super-sized season.”
The deal additionally consists of season three of the sequence coming to Netflix as properly.
Insiders word, nonetheless, that whereas the brand new order is named one season for manufacturing functions, the episodes may not all be launched on the identical time — in order that they could be cut up into a number of launch intervals whereas technically being known as one season. Earlier seasons ranged from 13 to 16 episodes.
Manifest is a couple of airplane that mysteriously lands years after takeoff and its passengers return to a world that has moved on with out them. It stars Melissa Roxburgh, Josh Dallas and Athena Karkanis.