The American thriller series with a tint of love in it , Messiah was released on Netflix Original on January 2019. Although the series was relatively controversial but gained a lot of fan following an popularity as well. The series is an eye opener and a check on the real world. After the entire release the series received a lot of mixed reviews including the ones from the critics, some termed it bit to be harsh and not real which shouldn’t bee shown others claimed it to be an eye opener and loved the storyline.
In December the same year it was released The Royal Film Commission of Jordon asked Netflix to stop the streaming of the series due to its controversial content on religion and faith. However the streaming continued and also ached the sentiments’ of Muslims as it made them feel targeted.
Being on such a controversial end it has now been declared that the series wouldn’t be returning on the screen for its season 2.
Wil Traval, the Messiah actor, posted on Instagram, last Thursday-
“It is a cloudy day today. I have just received news from Netflix that there will be no Season 2 of # messiah, I wanted to say to all the fans thank you for your support and love. I wish things were different.”
Hence after this post it is confirmed that Netflix has cancelled the show for good and won’t be returning anytime soon .
The cast of the first season included Mehdi Dehbi as Al-Masih, Tomer Sisley as Aviram Dahan, Michelle Monaghan as Eva Geller, John Ortiz as Felix, Melinda Hamilton as Anna, Jane Adams as Miriam Keneally, Wil Travel as Will Mathers and Sayyid El Alami as Jibril Medina.
However the second season is not in making but the plot of the first season included a, man in the Middle East to be the reincarnation of Jesus. He claims to be the true son of god and has come to bring a change in the world. The story takes a twist when he disappears and a CIA officer investigates the case.
It is in generally cases a normal thing for Netflix to cancel a show after the its first season is released but under this condition the story involves a lot of geological and spiritual controversies hurting the sentiments of people.