HBO Postpones Production On ‘Succession’ & ‘Barry’ Amid Coronavirus Crisis, Writing May Continue
When the divisions of WarnerMedia Leisure, together with HBO, on March 13 shut down manufacturing on all collection, there have been two high-profile HBO exhibits in early pre-production, Succession and Barry, whose standing remained underneath analysis. Two weeks later, with no reduction in sight for the escalating coronavirus pandemic, the premium cable community has determined to push manufacturing begin dates for each collection and suspending pre-production.
“We’re wanting ahead to resuming preproduction when it’s protected and wholesome for everybody engaged on our exhibits to take action,” HBO stated in a press release “The place doable, our writers are persevering with to write down remotely.”
Two weeks in the past, HBO halted manufacturing on all collection that had been filming, together with Season 2 of The Righteous Gem stones, and delayed begin of manufacturing for Season 2 of Euphoria which had been imminent.
After the top of Sport Of Thrones and Veep, Succession and Barry have emerged as HBO’s most acclaimed drama and comedy collection, respectively. The delay in manufacturing wouldn’t influence the exhibits’ Emmy eligibility; the upcoming seasons had been earmarked for 2021 Emmys consideration. Final yr’s second season of Succession is predicted to be a number one drama collection contender on the 2020 Primetime Emmys, whereas Barry will skip this yr’s Emmy cycle.
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