“Netflix Cancels ‘Inside Job’ After One Season, Show Creator Shion Takeuchi Announces”
Netflix has decided to cancel the adult-animation conspiracy comedy “Inside Job” after just one season, according to show creator and showrunner Shion Takeuchi.
Takeuchi, who has worked on shows such as “Gravity Falls,” revealed the news on Twitter, expressing her sadness at not being able to continue the show and watch the characters grow. “Inside Job,” which stars Lizzy Caplan, Christian Slater, and Clark Duke, premiered on Netflix in October 2021 with ten episodes, followed by eight more episodes in November.
I’m sorry guys, it’s true.💔#insidejob pic.twitter.com/MQZJ3S7gRD— Shion Takeuchi (@shhhhhionn) January 9, 2023
The show, which parodies the 90s sci-fi drama “The X-Files,” follows a team working within the shadow government to execute the world’s conspiracies.
The series takes place in the offices of Cognito Inc., a shadow government organization, and follows tech genius Reagan Ridley (Caplan) and her partner Brett Hand (Duke) as they work to uncover secrets hidden in the shadows. Despite her optimism, Reagan faces numerous challenges, including her father (Slater) and irresponsible coworkers, on her way to a dream promotion.
“Inside Job” was the first project under Takeuchi’s overall deal with Netflix and was also the first adult-animation series produced in-house by Netflix Animation Studios.
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Why inside job cancelled?
It is not clear why Netflix decided to cancel “Inside Job” after just one season. The decision is typically made by the network or streaming service based on a variety of factors, such as
- critical reception, and
- the cost of producing the show.
It is possible that “Inside Job” did not perform as well as expected in terms of viewership or that it was too expensive to produce, leading to its cancellation. Without more information, it is difficult to speculate on the exact reason for the show’s cancellation.
What is Inside Job cartoon about?
“Inside Job” is an adult-animation conspiracy comedy. The show takes place in the offices of Cognito Inc., an organization within the shadow government, and follows Reagan and Brett as they work to uncover the infinite secrets of the world hidden in the shadows. Despite her optimism, Reagan faces constant hurdles on the way to her dream promotion including her unhinged father and irresponsible coworkers.
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How many parts will Inside Job have?
The First season of Inside Job is divided into two parts, First part premiered in Oct. 2021, and the second one in Nov. 2022. Netflix announced the second season earlier but now change its mind and cancel the second season.