We already knew that the ax was falling on loads of Marvel Television initiatives within the wake of Kevin Feige’s takeover of your complete firm. And now that govt Jeph Loeb is planning his exit from the corporate, a few of his initiatives are beginning to get cancelled from their community properties. Now we all know that Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger has been cancelled after sitting in limbo for months after the second season ended. There is not going to be a 3rd season of the YA collection coming to Freeform, however this isn’t the top of the characters’ adventures within the Marvel Universe.
Aubrey Joseph and Olivia Holt will reprise their roles as Cloak & Dagger on the third season of Marvel’s Runaways, set to premiere later this 12 months, and they’ll additionally voice the characters within the animated Spider-Man collection on Disney XD. But so far as their very own adventures of their collection goes, their time is at an finish.
“We are so pleased with Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger and the trailblazing tales this collection informed,” Freeform mentioned in an announcement. “We are also grateful to our incredible talent Oliva Holt and Aubrey Joseph for bringing these beloved characters to life, and showrunner Joe Pokaski for his vision. We’d like to thank our partners at Marvel Television for a wonderful two seasons and are we are hopeful that we can find another project together.”
This cancellation is not an enormous shock because the second season suffered a giant drop in rankings, and Disney has more and more put extra religion in Marvel Studios as they make collection for the Disney+ streaming platform whereas Marvel Television’s output has regularly dwindled. All of the Netflix collection have been cancelled, Agents of SHIELD is about to air its remaining season, Freeform determined towards selecting up the pilot for New Warriors (which additionally didn’t discover a new dwelling), and Hulu’s Ghost Rider collection was cancelled simply months after it was formally introduced.
Filming on Hulu’s Helstrom collection has simply begun, and the brand new season of Runaways is simply weeks away from premiering. But with Jeph Loeb’s exit from Marvel Television, do not be stunned if that is all we see from the final two live-action collection from this department of the House of Ideas — particularly now that Jeph Loeb is making his exit.
Cloak & Dagger might be seen within the third season of Runaways which premieres on Hulu on December 13th.