Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency cancelled after two seasons

BBC America has cancelled Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency after two seasons, Deadline has revealed. The show, which streams on Netflix in the UK, is based on the novels by Douglas Adams and adapted for television by Max Landis and Robert Cooper. It stars Samuel Barnett as the 'holistic detective' Dirk Gently, with Elijah Wood playing his reluctant assistant Todd.

BBC America made the following statement:

We are beyond proud of this brilliant original series and so appreciative of the outstanding team behind it including Max Landis, Samuel Barnett, Elijah Wood, and many, many others. It was a privilege to work with this talented and passionate group of writers, producers and actors on these two seasons of Dirk. Thanks also to the passionate fans who embraced this fantastically novel world.”

The second season is due to make its debut on Netlfix UK soon.

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