Why ’Cowboy Bebop’ Cancelled at Netflix After One Season
Netflix’s live-action adaptation of Cowboy Bebop, the streaming service has canceled the show less than a month after it premiered.
Cowboy Bebop followed Spike Spiegel (Cho), Jet Black (Shakir) and Faye Valentine (Pineda), a group of bounty hunters who chase down criminals across the galaxy in the year 2171. The series also starred Elena Satine and Alex Hassell.
In an interview with Vanity Fair, writer and producer Christopher Yost said of the series,
“Hopefully a global audience embraces it, because we’ve got a lot more stories to tell.”
Yost continued, “Across the lore of Bebop, there are certain episodes and stories that are just slam dunk, no-brainers to tell. And I would certainly love to tell more of them.”
Yost also said he's begun planning Season Two saying, “if there’s a season two, [I’m] just noodling on what the possibilities could be.”