FX has renewed The Americans for a third season of 13 episodes. About half of the second season has aired thus far and the drama is down by 22% in viewership when compared to last year.
Here’s the press release from FX:
FX ORDERS THIRD SEASON OF “THE AMERICANS”
Critically-Acclaimed Drama Starring Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys and Noah Emmerich Earns 13-Episode Pick-up for Season Three
Six All-New Episodes Remain This Season, Airing Wednesdays at 10:00 PM ET/PT With the Season Two Finale Scheduled for May 21