2023 started with a couple of big cancellations, signaling a potentially difficult year ahead, one that many other Hollywood players will share. Here’s a look at the 2023 cancellations, and which shows we think are at risk of removal next.
Did you miss any of the major cancellations of 2022? Our list is still available to everyone here.
List of canceled Netflix shows in 2023
Canceled in January 2023
The big-budget series from the makers of DARK had high expectations and high expectations to fill.
The mysterious sci-fi show was one of Netflix’s most ambitious shows in years, using cutting-edge technology and featuring an impressive cast.
Why was 1899 cancelled?
Data provided to What’s on Netflix by European SVOD analytics company Digital i suggests that the completion rate was ultimately too low and probably did not grow substantially. Their data suggests that only about a third of the people who started the program finished the title.
Canceled by Netflix in January 2023
The animated series Inside Job initially received a season 2 renewal order in June 2022. Still, in January 2023, the creator confirmed rumors that Netflix had reversed the decision to renew.
in a statement on Twitterthe show’s creator, Shion Takeuchi, said:
“I am heartbroken to confirm that Netflix has decided to cancel Season 2 of Inside Job. Over the years these characters have become real people to me and I’m devastated that I can’t see them grow up. Reagan and Brett deserved to have their end and finally find happiness. And I would have loved to share what was in store with all of you.
To everyone who watched, thank you for joining us on the journey. Even though I’m sad, it helps to know that there are people who care as much about these characters as I do.»
Netflix shows at risk of cancellation in 2023
Now, let’s take a look at all the shows we suspect may be at risk of cancellation or have already been ghosted canceled (so they get canceled but never reported to the general public).
How do we rate a show for this list? Either they didn’t perform very well using various metrics that Netflix and we use to determine a show’s future or it’s been so long since the last season that it’s almost certainly not coming back.
- Ares (season 2)
- Aunt Donna’s Big Fun House (Season 2)
- Barbarians (season 3)
- Battle Kitten (Season 2)
- Black Summer (Season 3)
- Brewer Brothers (Season 2)
- Chad and JT Go Deeper (Season 2)
- Chicago Party Aunt (Season 2 / Part 3)
- Country Queen (Season 2)
- Dead End: Paranormal Park (Season 2)
- Uncoupled (Season 2)
- Farzar (season 2)
- God’s Favorite Idiot (Season 2)
- Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities (Season 2)
- Hard cell (season 2)
- How to Ruin Christmas (Season 2)
- Huge in France (Season 2)
- Hype House (Season 2)
- From the cold (season 2)
- It’s Bruno! (Season 2)
- Jiva! (Season 2)
- Justice Served (Season 2)
- Living With Yourself (Season 2)
- Man vs. Bee (Season 2)
- Master of None (Season 4)
- Medical Police (Season 2)
- Murderville (season 2)
- month (season 2)
- Ratched (season 2)
- Russian doll (season 3)
- All the Saturday morning hits from the stars! (Season 2)
- Scary Cats (Season 2)
- Sneakerheads (season 2)
- Super Thieves (Season 2)
- Super PupZ (Season 2)
- The Chestnut (Season 2)
- The Guardians of Justice (Season 2)
- Dude’s Healing Powers (Season 2)
- The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show (Season 2)
- The Last Bus (Season 2)
- The Letter to the King (Season 2)
- The Politician (season 3)
- The Sound of Magic (Season 2)
- Uncoupled (Season 2)
- Wu Assassins (Season 2)
Of course, many more shows are still searching for answers about their future. You can view them in our full list of programs awaiting renewal.