In the current age of streaming wars, it seems like the desperation
for content on every different platform has resulted in the actual
production of every TV project you could wish for (provided you can
afford all the different subscription fees).
2020 will give us
Star Wars shows and Marvel shows of near movie-level scope and budget.
Stuff that's been stuck in development hell for years, like the
Snowpiercer TV series, Y: The Last Man or the TV adaptation of Brave New
World, will finally arrive as well.
Of course, not every promised show is going to
make it all the way to your living room. Just last week the high budget
female-centric TV spin-off for the as yet unreleased Denis Villeneuve
remake of Dune lost its showrunner, something which could throw the
supposedly-airing-in-2020 series into jeopardy.
And if Dune: The
Sisterhood doesn't make it, then it will be in pretty good company.
Because even with the vast array of televisual riches on offer in 2020,
there are still plenty of shows that sparked excitement when first
announced, but whose spark soon fizzled out. Shows like these...