Why HBO Canceled Winning Time After Season 2
HBO has canceled its sports drama Winning Time after just two seasons and the network had a […]
HBO has canceled its sports drama Winning Time after just two seasons and the network had a couple of different reasons for bringing the series to an abrupt end. Bearing the full title Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty, the series chronicles the Showtime era of the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team, starting in 1979 and carrying through the 1980s. The ensemble cast includes such famous faces as John C. Reilly, Adrien Brody, Gaby Hoffmann, and Jason Segel. Winning Time was co-created by Godzilla writer Max Borenstein, and episodes were directed by such acclaimed filmmakers as The Big Short’s Adam McKay and Waves’ Trey Edward Shults.