Why Netflix Cancelled Julie and the Phantoms After Just One Season?

Why Netflix Cancelled Julie and the Phantoms After Just One Season?

Netflix’s Julie and Phantoms is a musical comedy-drama that gained popularity within no time. On September 10th, 2020 the streaming platform released the first season. The cast includes Madison Reyes, Charlie Gillespie, Owen Patrick Joyner, Jeremy Shada, and Jadah Marie. It is an adaption of Brazilian television series Julie e os Fantasmas. After binge-watching the series, the fans are curious if there will be a second season for the same. Let us discuss more the renewal of the show.

Julie and the Phantoms season 2 renewal status

Season 1 of the show received a lot of positive critical reviews, so fans of Julie and Phantoms were very confident that there will be a season 2. Even the series has featured in the top 10s in countries such as the United States, the Netherlands, Australia, and Canada. Unfortunately, on December 18th, Kenny Ortega officially announced that the sequel season will be not returning for Season 2. The executive producer and the director of the show, shared the news on his Instagram account.

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The post read as “Our @julieandthephantoms family wants to send our love and endless thanks to our Fantoms all over the world for the tremendous outpouring of love and support you have shown us since our premier. We learned this week that Netflix will not be picking us up for another season. Although our hearts are saddened, we move on with such pride for what we accomplished as a team and the family we built while creating Julie. We hope you will continue to follow us as we move forward with our work and careers. Happy Holidays to you all. Wishing you good health, love, and #perfectharmony in all you pursue! Kenny, the Cast, Writers, Producers, Creatives, BC Crew, @columbiarecords, and our devoted @Netflix Team! @netflixfamily”


After the official news, fans got the show trending on social media on January 13th, 2021. The post read as “NETFLIX WE NEED MORE JATP”.

We can only hope that the streaming platform listens to the fans and brings the second season. Till then, let us know what you feel about the first season in the comment section.

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