‘The First’ review: Sean Penn’s space drama ‘The First’ gets shelved


Sean Penn starrer The First has been permanently shelved.

A Hollywood reporter Wrote, Hulu has opted to cancer the big-budget film space drama after just one season.

The show, which was Penn’s initial TV series regular foray had been released in September however received lackluster reviews.

The show depicts members of a team of astronauts as they become the first ever humans to visit Mars. The story of the drama concentrated not only on astronauts but also on their families and loved ones, as well as the ground team on Earth.

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Beau Willimon and Tappis’ Westward owned and produced ‘The First’ becomes the latest in Hulu’s high profile one-season runs to date, joining Sarah Silverman’s talk show ‘I Love You’ , America’, which was also canceled after one season.