Will there be a second series of the halcyon
- Axed ITV drama The Halcyon is looking for a new home but time is running out
- 5 reasons why The Halcyon deserves to return for a second series
Axed ITV drama The Halcyon is looking for a new home but time is running out
There's even a petition titled 'Get ITV's The Halcyon a Series 2!' which has attracted more than 1, signatures so far, on the basis that it's too great not to be.the pugs for sale in oklahoma
The Halcyon deserves to be brought back for another go Picture: ITV The Halycon came to an explosive end literally as the bomb from the first episode dropped and wreaked havoc. With an intriguing wartime plot, lavish sets and surprisingly stellar performances, The Halycon is only just getting started. TV shows tend to get stale if the shocks stop and they hang on to their characters for too long. Where Downton had wily, windy moors and horse riding, The Halcyon had shimmering glitz, champagne fueled jazz nights and drop dead gorgeous gowns. You saw how the other half lived. We could do with some escapism at the moment. The woman suspected of being a Nazi supporter felt both historic and timely.
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It was created and written by Charlotte Jones. Left Bank Pictures is the production company of the series which is set in and focuses on a five-star hotel at the centre of London Society and a world at war. The series was first announced on 3 December , before the official cast was announced on 4 April , with Steven Mackintosh and Olivia Williams playing major roles. The series was cancelled after one series. The Halcyon was first announced on 3 December The lead series writer is Jack Lothian. The series focused on examining World War II London from 'a new perspective',  and was set in at a five-star hotel "at the centre of London Society and a world at war",  aiming to show London life "through the prism of war and the impact it has on families, politics, relationships and work across every social strata.
The Halcyon was pinned as a potential successor to Downton Abbey on its debut but the ITV period drama has now been cancelled after its first series. We are really pleased so many people enjoyed The Halcyon and we are proud of what the series achieved. The show faced stiff competition in its time slot from BBC crime series Silent Witness , with the final episode of The Halcyon pulling in just 3. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. Please wait Cannabis Debate.
The show was originally meant to run for five series, with one for each year of the Second World War. By Eleanor Bley Griffiths. When ITV announced that it was axing The Halcyon , there was a collective wail of surprise from its devoted fans. Will we ever find out what happens next? The good news? I believe he is trying. But a RadioTimes.
5 reasons why The Halcyon deserves to return for a second series