Mindhunter is an American dark psychological crime thriller series based on actual crime book- Mindhunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite, Serial Crime Unit, which is written by John E. Penhall, David Fincher, and Charlize Theron are the executive producers of the weirdly satisfying TV show.
It was green-lit in 2016 for two seasons. Netflix, in January 2020, has released an announcement saying that the series has been put on an indefinite break. It means fans will have to wait for a while, and we will not be able to see the famous crime-solving trio while David Fincher works on other projects… But the good thing is that the show is not canceled, which means there is a possibility of it to return if not now then later.
Entertainment Weekly reported that Netflix’s spokesperson stated- “Fincher may reevaluate Mindhunter furthermore in the future, but in the meantime, he felt it wasn’t fair to the actors to hold them from pursuing other work while he was exploring new work of his own.” So the actors are out of contract till David gets time to get back.
The plot of Mindhunter revolves around the Holden Ford and Bill Tench along with psychologist Wendy Carr. They together run the behavioral crew of the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) in the training department. It is quite fascinating to see how smartly they work things out there. They suspected detained serial killers to recognize how they reckon and then use their way of thinking to solve the ongoing cases.
The three main protagonists of Mindhunter are- Jonathan Groff as Holden Ford, Holt McCallany as The three lead actors of Mindhunter – Jonathan Groff as Holden Ford, Holt McCallany as Bill Tench and Anna Torv as Wendy Carr.