Manifest was not the only one: 5 series that Netflix rescued after its cancellation

manifest It was one of the most popular television series in the United States in recent years, but NBC decided to cancel it after its third season. For the luck of the production, the streaming service Netflix acquired its rights to carry out a final installment that premiered its first part this month. Throughout the history of the platform there were exactly the same cases and here we bring you a small list with the most outstanding productions that were canceled and later revived in the catalogue.

+5 series rescued by Netflix

5- Arrested Development

The first three seasons were broadcast on the Fox network between 2003 and 2006, but the audience obtained did not matter, since they stopped having the program. Seven years later, Netflix did its thing to pick up the story.

Distribution: Jason Bateman, Portia de Rossi, Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Alia Shawkay, Tony Hale, David Cross, Jeffrey Tambor and Jessica Walter, among others.
Plot: Comedy created by Mitchel Hurwitz in which a widower, member of a family as rich as it is materialistic, must get used to living again with his manipulative parents and pampered siblings, as well as the elitist and denatured world that he hates so much.

4- The Blacklist

Originally produced by NBC, but after season 6 they decided to cancel it. Netflix took care of the episodes of the seventh and final installment.

Distribution: James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff, Harry Lennix, Hisham Tawfiq, Amir Arison, Ryan Eggold, Mozhan Marno, Parminder Nagra.
Plot: The world’s most wanted criminal, Thomas Raymond Reddington (James Spader), mysteriously turns himself in and offers to rat out everyone who has ever collaborated with him. His only condition: he will only collaborate with Elisabeth Keen (Megan Boone), a new FBI agent, with whom he seems to have some connection she is unaware of.

3- The Last Kingdom

The original network was BBC America, who were behind its first two seasons. From the third to the fourth, Netflix acquired its rights.

Distribution: Alexander Dreymon, David Dawson, Emily Cox, Rune Temte, Matthew Macfadyen, Rutger Hauer, Ian Hart, Tobias Santelmann, Peter Gantzler.
Plot: The kingdom of Wessex has been left alone under the rule of King Alfred the Great. Uhtred, orphaned son of a Saxon nobleman, is kidnapped by the Normans and raised as one of them. Thus, he is forced to choose between a kingdom that shares his ancestry and the people he is loyal to.

In Spain, Antena 3 had produced the first two parts of the first installment. Netflix decided to buy its rights up to a fifth and final season.

Distribution: Álvaro Morte, Úrsula Corberó, Itziar Ituño, Alba Flores, Paco Tous, Najwa Nimri, Pedro Alonso, Miguel Herrán, Jaime Lorente
Plot: Sergio Marquina, alias El Profesor, has meticulously planned the robbery of the Fábrica Nacional de la Moneda y Timbre since he was a child. With the help of a group of eight criminals, with fictitious names and masked faces, he intends to occupy the building for 11 days, in order to make 2.4 billion euros.

1- Lucifer

The first three seasons were made by the Fox network, but they later canceled the project. Netflix picked up the story from the fourth installment onwards.

Distribution: Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro, DB Woodside, Lesley-Ann Brandt, Scarlett Estevez, Rachael Harris, Aimee Garcia.
Plot: The series centers on Lucifer Morningstar (Tom Ellis), a beautiful and powerful angel who was cast out of heaven for treason. As the Devil, he is bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell for billions of years.

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