“Television show “The Idol” has been canceled after just one, poorly received season, HBO has confirmed.
““After much thought and consideration, HBO, as well as the creators and producers have decided not to move forward with a second season,” a HBO spokesperson said in a statement sent to CNN Tuesday. “The Idol was one of HBO’s most provocative original programs, and we’re pleased by the strong audience response.”
“The five-part series followed Lily-Rose Depp as a Britney-styled pop star, who falls in love with a cult leader and nightclub owner, played by Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye, pulling back the curtain to display the slimy side of the music industry.”
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