Maybe that’s part of the reason that Stargate SG-1 folded: to get Ben Browder and Claudia Black available again. According to SciFiWire, Farscape has been picked up as a ten episode web series. To quote the article:
SCI FI has ordered 10 webisodes of Farscape, to be produced by Brian Henson and Robert Halmi Jr. and produced by The Jim Henson Co., in association with RHI Entertainment.
The series will expand the Farscape universe, but the network had no announcements on casting or premiere dates. ”
As Warren Ellis points out, we don’t yet know if you’ll have to pay for the privilege of watching the shows online, or if they will just make money via advertising and DVD. Still good news for Farscape fans, especially ones like me who weren’t totally happy with how the Peacekeeper Wars