Deadline is exclusively reporting that the upcoming fourth season of post-apocalyptic drama series Snowpiercer will be the final season on TNT.
The series, based on Bong Joon-ho’s 2013 film of the same name and the graphic novel which inspired both the film and the series, is set several years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, where the last remnants of humanity are located on Snowpiercer, a 1001 car, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe.
The official synopsis for the previous (third) season is as follows:
Season three picks up with Layton and his inner circle commanding a small 10 car “pirate train” in search of Melanie and a possible warm location to restart civilization; while back on Snowpiercer, Mr. Wilford is consolidating power, awaiting Layton’s return.
A spokesperson for the TNT network, released a statement to Deadline stating:
We can confirm that Snowpiercer will end after a successful, multi-season run on TNT. Its talented writers, actors and crew took an extraordinary premise and brought it to life in thrilling ways. It was critically acclaimed, had a significant impact on the post-apocalyptic genre and now remains in the hearts and minds of fans forever..
The series stars Daveed Diggs, Jennifer Connelly, Sean Bean, Mickey Sumner, Alison Wright, Lena Hall, Iddo Goldberg, Steven Ogg, Sheila Vand, Mike O’Malley, Katie McGuinness, Annalise Basso, Sam Otto, Roberto Ubina, Rowan Blachard, Chelsea Harris and Archie Panjabi.