The coronavirus outbreak has taken the world by a storm.
People all around the world are in mass panic and as the death rate rises and the importance of washing hands is now being stressed more than ever before. But regardless of the precautions being put in place, it seems as if the virus is spreading like wildfire and because of this, the entertainment industry has lost out on billions.
But one movie has been canceled for a rather unexpected reason...
Coronavirus has had such a wide range of impacts.
via: Getty ImagesBut one many of us never even considered was that on the entertainment industry.
Production of many movies and shows halted in spring.
But there's one which has everyone feeling sad.
via: HuluIt's just been announced that the upcoming Sarah Paulson thriller, Run, isn't going to have a theater run.
Many movies have met the same fate.The effects of this pandemic look set to impact us for a long time to come...
via: IMDbDisney recently announced that the production of Mulan has been stopped.
2. The New Mutants.
via: IMDbThe horror film based on the Marvel Comics is also taking a back-seat.
via: IMDbDisney also announced that the production of scientific horror film Antlers has also been suspended indefinitely.
4. Black Widow.
via: IMDbFor now, there has been no official announcement of the suspension of Black Widow but there is a likely chance that it will be being pushed back too.
5. The Lovebirds.
via: IMDbStarring Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae, Paramount Pictures told us that they have delayed the production of the comedy.
6. The Truth.
via: IMDbThe official release date for this movie was set for March but has since been pushed back to the summer.
7. Peter Rabbit 2.
via: IMDbIn order to attract a larger audience, the release date of Peter Rabbit 2 has been pushed back until August.
via: IMDbMarvel was forced to delay this new film after the director Destin Daniel Cretton showed symptoms of the disease and is being tested.
9. Official Competition.
10. Elvis Presley's bioptic (Untitled.)
12. In the Mood for Love (Faux Sequel).
via: IMDbThe production is currently on hold until further notice.
13. Fast and Furious 9.
via: IMDbEven after launching the official trailer at the Super Bowl, the film has pushed the release date from April all the way to May.
14. No Time To Die.
via: IMDbThe date was scheduled for April 1st but has been postponed until the end of the year, November. This is costing the production team over fifty million dollars.
15. A Quiet Place II.
via: IMDbParamount Pictures also postponed the follow-up film to A Quiet Place just one week before it was set to be released.
16. Mission: Impossible 7.
17. Chicago Fire.
via: IMDbThe TV show has been halted according to NBC Universal.
18. Law And Order: SVU.
via: IMDbNBC also announced this one to be on the list.
19. New Amsterdam.
via: IMDbAlong with these 3 TV shows, another thirty-two have been added to the list affected by coronavirus.
20. Grace and Frankie.
via: IMDbThe Netflix show starring Fonda and Lily Tomlin has been halted until further notice.
21. Grey's Anatomy.
via: IMDbABC has stopped the production of the popular TV series as producers "assess" the situation.
22. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
via: IMDbAfter trying to film without audiences, talk shows have been suspended altogether.
23. Late Night with Seth Meyers.
via: IMDbSeth Meyers' show is also on that list.
24. The Wendy Williams Show.
via: IMDbAnd The Wendy Williams Show too.
25. The Morning Show.
via: IMDbApple recently announced that they were also following suit and the second installment of this show has been halted.
26. Russian Doll.
via: IMDbAnother Netflix show to call things off was none other than Russian Doll. The highly-anticipated second season may take longer than we thought.
27. Little America.
via: IMDbUniversal’s Apple show has called it quits for now too.
29. Celebrity Race Across The World.
30. The Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
via: IMDbThe Disney+ show was hit by the coronavirus after the production team landed in Prague. It was revealed on Instagram that filming has officially been shut down.
via: IMdbAfter one of the cast members was in contact with someone who had tested positive for the disease, Warner Bros suspended filming.
via: IMDbThe show was supposed to start filming season forty-one, but that has been pushed back to May when season forty-two was supposed to be in production.
33. The Amazing Race.
via: IMDbThe CBS series halted production right after the outbreak was announced.
34. Carnival Row.
via: IMDbOrlando Bloom, who is starring in the series told fans that he is in quarantine, so production cannot continue.
35. American Ninja Warrior.
via: IMDbNBC has also decided to delay the competitive show.
36. The Bachelorette.
via: IMDbThe 16th season will have to settle on a new location after the original one was set for Italy. Yikes.
37. Wheel of Fortune.
via: IMDbAfter ditching a live audience, the show had to put a stop to production altogether.
38. Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.
via: IMDbThe award show, which was set for March 22nd, will not be rescheduled for a later date.
via: IMDbThe award-winning show has put production on pause.
via: IMDbAnd Empire has recently joined that list too.
41. Queen of the South.
via: IMDbUSA Network has also pulled the plug on this fan-favorite series. Hopefully, it will be back on track soon.
via: IMDbThe TV show has decided to call it quits for now as things reach a more dire stage in the pandemic.
via: IMDbMarvel has closed down Loki.
via: IMDbMarvel has also decided to put an end to WandaVision as it would prove to be an unsafe working environment.
45. Stranger Things (Season 4).
via: IMDbNetflix has decided to put a fan-favorite on hold until further notice.
46. The Walking Dead.
via: IMDbSeason 11 of the show has been put on hold in Atlanta as the cases of the coronavirus reach over 3000 in the US.
47. Fear The Walking Dead.
via: IMDbThe spin-off show has also joined the list.
via: IMDbFX shows have also stopped. Fargo is just one of them.
via: IMDbThe American crime drama has halted production for the foreseeable future.
via: IMDbWarnerMedia has decided to stop the second season of the hit show from being produced.
51. The Righteous Gemstones.
via: IMDbHBO's comedy series is also a no-go for now.
52. The Flash.
via: IMDbThe superhero show will not continue to film for now either.
53. The BlackList.
via: IMDbAfter 143 episodes, it seems as if this programme won't be getting any more as long as the coronavirus is around.
54. American Housewife.
via: IMDbThe drama that started all the way back in 2016, has decided to pause on production too.
via: IMDbThe Apple TV+ show has also been shut down.
56. Y: The Last Man.
via: IMDbThe show based off of the comic book series with the same name has been put on hold as the US try and deal with this outbreak as effectively as possible.
57. Mythic Quest.
via: IMDbAfter gaining a 4/5 star rating on IMDb, this how was set to start production on the next set of episodes. However, it seems unlikely that this will happen any time soon as they have announced their step-back.
And, of course, Run.
via: IMDBThe movie centers around a wheelchair-bound daughter and her overprotective mother - who seems to be hiding a dark secret.
Here's the full trailer.Many fans had a lot to say about the disappointment of this incredible looking film not going to theaters.
via: HuluWell, because it's simply not financially viable to run all of the planned releases in theaters right now.
Many are happy they'll get to see the movie at all...And are hoping those who worked on it get the payment they deserve!
Meaning Run (along with others) has been given a domestic release, instead.
via: HuluAccording to Deadline, competition for the movie was stiff. And we can see why - the trailer (see below) is epic.
But Hulu has won out.
via: HuluMeaning the movie will be released on that platform - date TBA.
Others had this concern...
hey @MsSarahPaulson im british does this mean i can never watch run even though it’s going to be a masterpiece, i r… https://t.co/pjZFWN2kEK— ellie ☆ (@ellie ☆)1597177659.0
Some had this reaction.
paulson nation i can’t help but think of the red carpet/premiere night looks sarah could have done for Run if not for corona— ًlana (@ًlana)1597161944.0
Many are still hopeful for a limited run.
once cinemas finally open at your location and it’s guaranteed safe to go and RUN is gonna be showing, pls support… https://t.co/3vN2drPCGI— ً⚢ (@ً⚢)1597237297.0
While others are just plain old sad.
thinking about how Run (2020) is one of the biggest films Sarah Paulson has ever done yet she was robbed in having it released in theaters— ًlana (@ًlana)1597162034.0
It's such a shame.
istg run is such a huge project of sarah paulson. like i’m sure it’ll be phenomenal. it’s just disappointing that t… https://t.co/wF6HEBU7Xx— amalia (@amalia)1597163693.0
But there is something the fans can do.
as soon as run comes out i'm streaming it as many times as i can bc i do have hulu and @MsSarahPaulson @KieraJAllen DESERVE THOSE NUMBERS— abby 🖤 (@abby 🖤)1597242053.0