Son of a bitch. What’s the opposite to Huzzah? Hulu has cancelled
, according to Deadline. The series was a black comedy-drama which chronicled Catherine the Great’s rise from an outsider to become the longest-reigning woman ruler in Russian history. Equal parts bizarre, touching, and downright hilarious, The Great has been one of my favourite recent series so it’s tough to see it go.Related
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Elle Fanning played Catherine, and Nicholas Hoult was Emperor Peter III. The third season of Hulu’s The Great
season 3. “Catherine & Peter try to make their marriage work despite some seemingly insurmountable issues. Catherine also imprisoned Peter’s friends and witnessed his attempted murder. Peter is also at a loss as First Husband of Catherine’s reign. He spends his time fathering, hunting, and experimenting with salty cuisine. Peter’s father’s visions and his failures in being Peter the Great’s child are not enough to keep him happy. Catherine the Great begins to make a name for her self outside of Russia. Inspired by a US ambassador’s visit, she organizes a conference in which peasants and merchants are invited to give their opinions on the development of a new Russia. She learns that even the best political leaders sometimes need to make compromises in order to progress.
“Series creator Tony McNamara had told The Hollywood Reporter’s TV’s Top 5 podcast in 2021 that he didn’t know exactly how long the series would last. McNamara said: “I have a bunch of interesting events that you can use to hang things on.“. “At this time, I try to not look too far ahead. I didn’t know what season 3 was at the end of season 2. I like the mystery of what’s next. If you have a show with a great ensemble and a great bunch of characters, you can invent as you go for a while.
“While it’s a bummer that The Great has been canceled, the third season did provide would could be seen as a natural end point. Is there a story that could have been told? Definitely, but it didn’t exactly leave things hanging and it shouldn’t stop you from watching the series.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Ljfa0RJJ0s