Cinemax Greenlights ‘Strike Back' For Fourth and Final Season

Cinemax’s original action series Strike Back will return for its fourth and final season in 2014, said network officials.

The military drama, which launched in 2012 as Cinemax’s first original series, will end after its 10-episode fourth season, according to Kary Antholis, president, HBO Miniseries and Cinemax Programming.

The first three seasons of Strike Back, a collaboration between Cinemax and British Sky Broadcasting, is currently available on the pay TV service’s MaxGo TV Everywhere offering as well as VOD service Max On Demand.

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