, the Amazon Prime Video British paranormal investigation comedy from duo Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, will not be getting a second season according to Frost. transcribed an Instagram story post from the co-star which is no longer online but in which he reportedly said, “Sadly, Truth Seekers will not be returning… which is a massive kick in the willy for me.”
The show, on the streaming service, was about a team of part-time paranormal investigators using homemade gadgets to track the supernatural and then sharing their adventures online. The show’s official logline promises along the way they will “uncover a terrifying conspiracy as they go,” which now likely remains a mystery for fans.
As a duo, Frost and Pegg have collaborated on many projects and performed alongside one another in the popular Edgar Wright-directed Cornetto trilogy of films: 2004’s Shaun of the Dead, 2007’s Hot Fuzz, and 2013’s The World’s End. (This show was their eighth collaboration together.) In Truth Seekers, Pegg and Frost collaborated as co-writers with James Serafinowicz (The Peter Serafinowicz Show), and Nat Saunders (Sick Note). Directed by Jim Field Smith (The Wrong Mans), Truth Seekers ran for a total of eight episodes.
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