NBC’s supernatural drama Manifest has been a wild and turbulent ride, and last season finally started giving the viewers some answers about the mysterious Flight 828, capped off with a crazy cliffhanger that had a main character killed off (maybe?), Cal returning but much older now, and other goodies. Fans online were screaming, “OMG, WHAT JUST HAPPENED?!”
Shortly after the finale, Netflix started airing the Manifest on the streaming platform, where it promptly rose to #1 and garnered a whole new fan base who clearly doesn’t tune in to network TV. For a show that’s always been on the cusp of getting cancelled, all of these rabid new fans would be a good thing for the show, right?
Unfortunately not, with NBC opting not to