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‘Y: The Last Man’s’ “Steep Decline” in Viewers Helped Fuel Cancellation at FX

FX’s decision to cancel Y: The Last Man after just a single season came as a surprise — both because one and done is not usually FX’s M.O. and because the comic book adaptation traveled such a long road to making it on-air. FX chairman John Landgraf said Thursday that he wasn’t happy about the […]

Why ‘Y: The Last Man’ Was Abruptly Canceled

It took 14 years to bring Brian K. Vaughan’s beloved Y: The Last Man to the screen. And now that the show is finally airing — after a major recasting, a showrunner change and even a move to a new platform — FX on Hulu abruptly canceled the drama Sunday, after airing only seven of […]

‘Y: The Last Man’ Canceled at FX on Hulu

Y: The Last Man‘s long path to the screen wound up being longer than its life on-screen. Showrunner Eliza Clark and star Amber Tamblyn took to Twitter on Sunday to announce that the adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan’s beloved comics will not return for a second season on FX on Hulu. The news, which FX […]

‘TV’s Top 5’: Inside the Long Path to ‘Y: The Last Man’

Welcome to Episode 135 of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter‘s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the latest TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners, executive and other guests, and provide a critical guide of what to watch (or skip, as the […]

This Week in TV: NFL Returns, ‘Y: The Last Man,’ ‘Scenes From a Marriage’

The biggest ratings driver on TV begins anew this week when the NFL kicks off its 2021 season. A host of summer series also end their runs in the next seven days, and there are high-profile debuts set for streaming (Y: The Last Man, Lucifer) and cable (Scenes From a Marriage, American Rust) as well. […]

FX on Hulu’s ‘Y: The Last Man’: TV Review

After a decade in development for film and TV, Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra's iconic comic books about the aftermath of a plague that kills everybody with a Y chromosome arrives as an FX on Hulu series.

FX Explains How ‘Y: The Last Man’ Will Handle Trans Characters

FX’s long-delayed Y: The Last Man adaptation arrives at a time when the mainstream concept of gender has evolved considerably since the 2002 publication of the graphic novel on which the series is based. The basic story is that an apocalyptic event kills off every man in the world except one — Yorick Brown — and […]

FX’s ‘Y: The Last Man’ (Finally) Begins Production

After several years of development and showrunner and casting changes, FX's 'Y: The Last Man' has at last begun filming.

Elliot Fletcher on ‘Y: The Last Man’ Trans Character: “Society’s Perception of Gender Will Hopefully Be Shattered”

Elliot Fletcher, who came out in high school, will play his fourth trans character on the highly anticipated series 'Y: The Last Man': "I don’t want to be some caricature version of a trans person. I want to play real people.”

‘Y: The Last Man,’ ‘American Horror Stories’ Moving to FX on Hulu

'Y: The Last Man' and Ryan Murphy's anthology spinoff 'American Horror Stories' will no longer debut on Disney-backed basic cable network FX and will instead run exclusively on streaming hub FX on Hulu.

‘Y: The Last Man’ FX Drama Finds Its New Leading Man

FX's long-gestating 'Y: The Last Man' has found its new leading man. 'Warcraft' and 'Pride' alum Ben Schnetzer has been tapped to star in the cabler's adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan's beloved comic series.

‘Y: The Last Man’ Star Barry Keoghan Being Recast in FX Drama

Barry Keoghan, who was poised to star in FX's 'Y: The Last Man,' is exiting the beleaguered title, and FX will recast the central role.