They didn't even bother trotting out the "it was always intended to be a miniseries" line.
I won't be surprised if it gets removed from streaming in the next few weeks and HBO disavow all knowledge.
They thought "provocative" meant "good", "interesting" or whatever.https://tvline.com/news/the-idol-ca...eeknd-lily-rose-depp-sam-levinson-1235034721/
“The Idol was one of HBO’s most provocative original programs, and we’re pleased by the strong audience response,” a network spokesperson said in a statement. “After much thought and consideration, HBO, as well as the creators and producers have decided not to move forward with a second season. We’re grateful to the creators, cast, and crew for their incredible work.”
very strong response :lol