Right after two seasons, Crystal Moselle’s skateboarding sequence Betty has been canceled by HBO.
Dependent on Moselle’s critically-acclaimed 2018 movie Skate Kitchen area, the teenager comedy sequence adopted the life of a various all-female team of skate boarders as they navigated the predominantly male-concentrated activity. The sequence premiered in Could 2020 and been given a optimistic reception from critics it was shortly renewed for a next year, which premiered on June 11, 2021.
“We will not be moving forward with a third season of ‘Betty,’” HBO mentioned in a assertion. “We are very grateful for the collaboration with Crystal and our incredible cast — their fearless exploration of the world of New York City’s skate culture will remain a beautiful emblem of friendship and community.”
The sequence starred Dede Lovelace as Janay, Kabrina Adams as Honeybear, Nina Moran as Kirt, Ajani Russell as Indigo, and Rachelle Vinberg as Camille, all of whom at first appeared in Skate Kitchen area. Famed professional skateboarder Tony Hawk also created a visitor visual appeal in the sequence.
Talking about the clearly show forward of its premiere in 2020, Moselle said, “I think that the show is almost a microcosm for a bigger idea of women entering into male dominated spaces. To inspire people to do things they think they can’t do and to be a part of a bigger story of women and men being more equal.”
“This show isn’t about skating at all,” she included. “It’s about friendships and women’s relationships and relationships in general, so you’ll be hooked in by the drama.”
Moselle directed each individual episode of the sequence. She also government manufactured along with Igor Srubshchik, Jason Weinberg and Alliah Mourad.
The cancellation was 1st described by Variety.