Well, this is a lovely article that speaks to what many fans loved about Dark Matter: the characters at the heart of the show…
A Love Letter to the Women of Dark Matter by Paste Magazine’s Frannie Jackson.
“But beyond the Faster Than Light travel and the insane corporate politics, one of the show’s most fascinating elements is that three of its leads are compelling female characters.
And yet Syfy canceled the show this fall, leaving a void in their programming.”
A void most recently filled by Jeepers Creepers 3.
The latest industry buzzword is “loud”. They want shows that “make noise”. So I see their reasoning…I suppose.
Still, I’ll always appreciate how loud and noisy Dark Matter fandom was during our final campaign. Not just on twitter, but everywhere. I’m still amazed that the article that broke news of the cancellation on deadline.com garnered 164 comments, far and away above the average.
And then, there were all these:
Seemed pretty LOUD and NOISY to me, but what do I know. I just create, pitch, develop, plot, script, prep, cast, produce, and edit television. I don’t decide what gets ON television.
Hey, we’re getting down to the wire. November 15th is the deadline to get your letters in for a chance to receive some Dark Matter swag.