The series will get 20 new episodes to wrap up the story of the passengers of Flight 828. The episodes will be rolled out in parts, with the number of parts and specific episodes in each yet to be determined.
The new deal follows a lengthy campaign to save the show by fans and producers Warner Bros. Television. Talks with Netflix initially began shortly after the cancellation in June, though it was later reported that talks had fallen through. Netflix later resumed conversations with Wbtv after the #SaveManifest campaign continued on social media, bolstered by series creator Jeff Rake, and as viewership of the show’s first two seasons surged on Netflix.
One major sticking point was said to be international rights for the show,