"Fuck no," wrote @BenedictArf, while @TheScarbro wrote, "Sad but not surprised. Phenomenal yet largely unseen. People will discover its brilliance." @yblanc summed up: "I guess I should have watched!"
As sad as this news is for fans of the show (who rallied for a third season), the series is admittedly beautifully contained within its two-season structure. TOH!'s Matt Brennan elaborated on this in his "Now and Then" column, claiming that the show offered up a "perfect TV ending."
It was a very difficult decision. We’ve decided not to continue Enlightened for a third season. We’re proud of the show and we look forward to working with Mike White and Laura Dern in the future.