Ray Donovan can live to see another day. This is according to star Liev Schreiber, who wrote on Instagram of the now-canceled Showtime series: "there will be more".
"It's hard to describe how amazing it is for us in the Ray Donovan family, who were fortunate enough to experience the overwhelming love and support that all of you have expressed on our program since the news that Ray would not be returning," Schreiber wrote. “The most incredible thing is that it seems that their voices have been heard. Too early to say how or when, but with a little luck and your continued support, there will be more Ray Donovan. So, for all the Donofans who took out the bats and beat the odds. Thanks."
Earlier this month, Showtime canceled longtime series and Daddy's favorite, a move that surprised actor David Hollander and the cast of Ray Donovan. "We're still scratching our heads. We had no indication that the show was ending," Hollander said Vulture. “We were behaving creatively, as if we were in the middle of the sentence. And so, there was no sense that this would be a conclusion. This was by no means an end to the series. "
In fact, Ray Donovan ended his seventh season on a cliff. This lack of resolution for the series and its characters angered fans. "What the fuck, [Showtime] ?????" I wrote one of those Donofan on Twitter. "Ray Donovan's ONE season ends on a cliff and you CANCEL THE SERIES?!?!?!?!?!"
Ray Donovan, about the life of an underworld agent and his family, debuted in 2013 and received several Emmy nominations from Schreiber and Jon Voight. But in spite of his loyal audience, Ray Donovan's fate was in a precarious position for weeks after the end of season 7. “I think Ray Donovan is coming to an end. We always talk about seven or eight seasons. Nothing has been decided yet, but it's fair to say it's coming to an end, "said Showtime Entertainment Co-President Gary Levine in a interview with term in January.
In a note posted after the end of the season last month, Schreiber himself He asked fans to campaign on behalf of the show, if they wanted to see more. "What an incredible journey it has been. I have been reading your comments, and the expression of love and support for our cast and crew has been really overwhelming," he wrote. “I know the big question that everyone is thinking about is whether there will be an 8th season. The truth is that it is in the hands of the network. So, if you want more, get in touch with them … and let them know how you feel. Anyway, it was an incredible ride and we thank everyone for that. "
A Showtime representative did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
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