Starz has handed out another early renewal. This time, they’ve picked up a third season of Black Sails. Season two of the pirate drama is set to debut on Saturday, January 24th, 2015.
Here’s the press release:
STARZ ORDERS THIRD SEASON OF HIT ORIGINAL SERIES “BLACK SAILS”
“Black Sails” is Executive Produced by Jonathan Steinberg, Robert Levine, Michael Bay and Platinum Dunes Partners Brad Fuller and Andrew Form
Beverly Hills, Calif. – October 11, 2014 – Starz announced today that its Emmy(R)-winning Original series “Black Sails” has been greenlit for a third season. The series is created by Jonathan Steinberg (“Jericho,” “Human Target”) and Robert Levine (“Touch”) and executive produced by Michael Bay (Transformers, Armageddon, Pearl Harbor) and his Platinum Dunes partners Brad Fuller and Andrew Form, producers on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Purge. The ten-episode second season of the authentic high sails drama series, premiering January 24th, 2015 at 9 pm ET/PT on STARZ, follows the most feared pirate of the day, Captain Flint (Toby Stephens), and his men and takes place twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic “Treasure Island.”