Syfy Cancels Stargate Universe

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Syfy Cancels <i>Stargate Universe</i>

Ending weeks of speculation, Syfy announced today it won’t renew Stargate Universe for a third season. The final 10 episodes of Season 2 will air in the spring.

The third series in MGM’s Stargate franchise — following Stargate SG-1 and Stargate AtlantisSGU premiered in October 2009, and centered on an exploration team unable to return to Earth after an evacuation to the spaceship Destiny. It starred Robert Carlyle, Lou Diamond Phillips, David Blue and Ming-Na.

Syfy also recently canceled the Battlestar Galactica prequel Caprica.