or


[08/21/06 - 12:00 AM]
Sci Fi Cancels 'Stargate Sg-1,' 'Atlantis' However to Continue
By Brian Ford Sullivan (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- Sci Fi's flagship series "Stargate SG-1" is set to draw to a close as the network has opted not to renew the series for an 11th season. "SG-1" spin-off "Stargate Atlantis" however will continue, with a fourth season set to launch sometime next year.

The news comes just days after "SG-1" aired its landmark 200th episode this past Friday. "SG-1" wraps its summer run on September 22 with the 10 remaining installments due in March (likely placing the series finale in early May).

"Atlantis" likewise will finish its summer stretch on September 22 with the back half of its third season also targeted for a March start.

As for specifics behind the cancellation, industry insiders point to the show's 30% drop in viewership from last summer. "SG-1's" first four installments this season have averaged a 1.45 household rating, down from its 2.05 average during the same period last year. Lead-out "Atlantis" however has only fared marginally better with a 26% dip (1.5 vs. 2.03).

Both series also have fallen short of the network's recent additions this summer: "Eureka" (2.47 average household rating) and "ECW" (2.37 average household rating).

Still to come in January are newcomers "The Dresden Files" and "Painkiller Jane" while both "Battlestar Galactica" and U.K. import "Doctor Who" return for new seasons later this year.

Official confirmation of these developments is expected to be announced shortly.





  [august 2006]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
  


· BATTLESTAR GALACTICA (SCI FI)
· DOCTOR WHO (BBC AMERICA)
· DRESDEN FILES, THE (SCI FI)
· ECW (SYFY)
· EUREKA (SYFY)
· PAINKILLER JANE (SCI FI)
· STARGATE ATLANTIS (SCI FI)
· STARGATE: SG-1 (SCI FI)





[10/16/21 - 02:35 PM]
Video: Additional DC FanDome 2021 Trailers and Clips Related to Warner Bros. Television Series
"Batwoman," "DC's Legends of Tomorrow," "DC's Stargirl," "Naomi," "Supergirl," "Superman & Lois" and "Sweet Tooth" were among those featured.

[10/16/21 - 01:59 PM]
Video: Sneak Peeks from "DC League of Super-Pets," "Aquaman: King of Atlantis," "Batwheels," "Teen Titans Go!," "DC Super Hero Girls" and Many More!
DC FanDome was a family affair, with the youngest DC fans kicking off the day with their own special experience in DC Kids FanDome.

[10/16/21 - 01:31 PM]
Video: "Young Justice" - First Four Minutes - HBO Max
The first two episodes of the new season, "Phantoms," are now available on HBO Max.

[10/16/21 - 01:20 PM]
"Pennyworth" to Become Max Original with New Original Third Season in 2022
The first two seasons will also be available on the platform in early 2022.

[10/16/21 - 12:35 PM]
HBO Max Renews "Titans" for a Fourth Season
The streamer also revealed a first look at the season three finale ahead of its debut this Thursday, October 21.

[10/16/21 - 12:01 PM]
Video: All the Superman News from DC Kids FanDome - HBO Max Family
Take a look at a teaser image of the "My Adventures with Superman" series coming to HBO Max.

[10/16/21 - 11:46 AM]
"The Sandman" Photos: First Look at Gwendoline Christie as Lucifer
Based on Neil Gaiman's landmark comic book series, "The Sandman" stars Tom Sturridge as Dream.

[10/16/21 - 11:29 AM]
HBO Max Renews "Doom Patrol" for a Fourth Season
The network also released a mid-season trailer in anticipation of the remaining episodes of season three, which debut weekly on the service every Thursday until November 11.

[10/16/21 - 11:01 AM]
Video: All the Batman News from DC Kids FanDome - HBO Max Family
Watch an exclusive tease of "Batman: Caped Crusader," coming in 2023!

[10/16/21 - 10:59 AM]
"Peacemaker" Premieres January 13 on HBO Max
The series will explore the origins of the character that John Cena first portrayed in James Gunn's 2021 film, "The Suicide Squad" - a compellingly vainglorious man who believes in peace at any cost, no matter how many people he has to kill to get it.

[10/16/21 - 10:15 AM]
"The Flash" Gets a Supersuit Upgrade... and It's Golden
Although the Speedster's supersuit has been evolving over the years, the iconic gold boots from DC comic books had not materialized until now.

[10/15/21 - 03:00 PM]
Video: "Doctor Who" Releases Trailer for Season 13 and Reveals Guest Actors and Monsters
The trailer also includes a preview of returning monsters - Sontarans, Weeping Angels, Cybermen, and the Ood, as well as a range of new monsters, one of whom is named Karvanista.

[10/15/21 - 01:31 PM]
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Announces Awards Timetable for 79th Annual Golden Globe Awards
Nominations will be announced on Monday, December 13, 2021, with award winners announced on January 9, 2022.

[10/15/21 - 11:00 AM]
Video: TBS and Cartoon Network Release First-Look Teaser at "Harry Potter: Hogwarts Tournament of Houses" Hosted by Helen Mirren
The four-part competition series will debut a new episode every Sunday, beginning November 28 through December 19, on TBS and as part of Cartoon Network's ACME Night.

[10/15/21 - 10:01 AM]
Original Live-Action TV Movie, "A Loud House Christmas," Premieres Friday, Nov. 26, on Nickelodeon and Paramount+
In the feature-length TV movie, Lincoln Loud (Wolfgang Schaeffer) realizes his family may be apart for Christmas and enlists the help of his best friend, Clyde McBride (Jahzir Bruno), to ensure that the entire Loud family celebrate the holidays together.