Cable channel Syfy has canceled two shows, including pulling the plug after just one season of “Deadly Class.” Also canceled, after two seasons, is the quirky Christopher Meloni vehicle “Happy!”
“The former, an adaptation of Rick Remender’s comic book series, starred Lana Condor, Benjamin Wadsworth and Benedict Wong,” Variety notes. “Produced by the Russo brothers, the series revolved around an orphan who becomes a student assassin at King’s Dominion High School for the Deadly Arts.”
The series is expected to be shopped by Sony Pictures Television in an effort to find it a new home.
“Happy!” will also reportedly be shopped, by Universal Content Productions.
“‘Happy!’ … is based on Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson’s graphic novel of the same namem” Variety notes. “Christopher Meloni and Patton Oswalt starred in the series featuring a corrupt ex-cop-turned-hit man named Nick Sax and a tiny blue unicorn named Happy.”