Briarpatch the Rosario Dawson-led series, has been dropped after just one season at USA Network. The cancellation was affirmed by showrunner Andy Greenwald, who posted the news on Twitter.
— Andy Greenwald (@andygreenwald) July 17, 2023
“Briarpatch” completed its short 10-episode run back in April.
“Just wanted to let you know some disappointing news before you hear it from anyone else: ‘Briarpatch’ isn’t returning for another season at USA,” Greenwald tweeted. “Though I’ve known for months, it’s still a bummer. We had an amazing story planned for S2 and I was luck enough to work with the most amazing writers and crew, all of whom were itching to get back to work. I think we were going to do something special.”
Greenwald proceeded to imply that the series might be restored somewhere else: “If enough individuals continue looking at the request show, anything’s conceivable.”
What was the show Briarpatch about?
The first season depended on the Ross Thomas book of a similar name. It followed Allegra Dill (Dawson), a hounded agent coming back to her border-town Texas home after her sister is killed. What starts as a quest for an amazing transforms into an all-devouring battle to push her degenerate old neighbourhood to the brink of collapse. The series additionally featured Jay R. Ferguson, Brian Geraghty, and Edi Gathegi.
“Briarpatch” was gotten commonly positive audits, yet neglected to pull in a considerable crowd, in any event on direct. Season 1 found the average value of just shy of 500,000 Live+Same Day watchers.
Greenwald adjusted “Briarpatch” for TV and official produced alongside “Mr Robot” maker Sam Esmail using Esmail Corp and Anonymous Content’s Chad Hamilton.
Close to the furthest limit of his announcement, Greenwald uncovered that he had marked another arrangement with the show’s producer UCP, and prodded that he effectively “a lot of pots on various burners.”
Ana Lily Amirpour coordinated the pilot and filled in as an official producer. Dawson filled in as producer notwithstanding featuring. UCP and Paramount Television produced the series.