HBO Delays Production on New ‘Succession’ & ‘Barry’ Seasons Over Coronavirus

This week, HBO announced production on two of the channel’s biggest shows, Succession and Barry, would be delayed amidst growing concerns over the novel coronavirus.

Both Succession and Barry were in pre-production after scoring respective Season 3 renewals in 2019.

Among those reporting on the double-delay for Succession and Barry were outlets like Variety and Deadline.

Including in every report was a brief statement from HBO, which reads, “We are looking forward to resuming preproduction when it is safe and healthy for everyone working on our shows to do so.

Where possible, our writers are continuing to …

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