FOX Cancels the new series 'Hieroglyphs' before it even aired
The new adventure drama Hieroglyph
, which previously bypassed the pilot stage and had been given a 13 episode series order by FOX
has now been cancelled.
The series was created by Travis Beacham
) was scheduled to debut later on this year.
According to The Hollywood Reporter
, only the first episode of Hieroglyph
had been filmed before FOX
decided that the storylines and plans for the series wasn't "meeting a certain level of creatively."
series order, came around during the ex-entertainment chairman Kevin Reilly
argued to change the standard pilot process for new shows. Reilly stepped down as chairman at the end of last May in what was commented as a "voluntary" decision. Although reports show that Reilly had been arguing against FOX Networks Group CEO Peter Rice
over certain show cancellation decisions.
It is rumored that Hieroglyph
was one of Reilly's passion projects. Now there is no replacement lined up.
Here's the trailer for Hieroglyph
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