After a between-season hiatus long enough to make it seemed cancelled, FX has finally announced the release date for the second season of its Atlanta TV show. Atlanta Robbin’ Season, aka Atlanta season two premieres on FX on Thursday, March 1, 2018, at 10:00pm ET/PT.
An FX comedy-drama, Atlanta stars Donald Glover, Brian Tyree Henry, Lakeith Lee Stanfield, and Zazie Beetz. The series follows two cousins who work through the Atlanta, Georgia music scene as they try to better their lives and the lives of their families.
Learn more about Atlanta season two from this FX press release excerpt.
FX Networks Sets Upcoming Premiere Dates
Jan 5, 2018 1:44 PM
LOS ANGELES, January 5, 2018 – FX Networks has set the premiere dates for several of its most acclaimed and anticipated series, it was announced today by Chuck Saftler, President, Program Strategy and COO, FX Networks. The slate includes Atlanta Robbin’ Season, the series premiere of the drama series Trust, and the sixth and final season of the acclaimed The Americans.
The premiere dates for the new and returning series are as follows:
- Atlanta Robbin’ Season – Thursday, March 1, 2018, at 10 PM ET/PT on FX
- Trust – Sunday, March 25, 2018, at 10 PM ET/PT on FX
- The Americans – Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at 10 PM ET/PT on FX
FX Networks has previously announced the premiere dates for The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at 10 PM ET/PT on FX) and the third season of Baskets (Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at 10 PM ET/PT on FX).[…]
Atlanta Robbin’ Season, the next season of the acclaimed and award-winning comedy series, will premiere on FX on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 10 pm ET/PT. In Atlanta Robbin’ Season, two cousins work through the Atlanta music scene in order to better their lives and the lives of their families.
“Earn Marks” (Donald Glover) is a young manager trying to get his cousin’s career off the ground. “Alfred Miles” (Brian Tyree Henry) is a new hot rapper trying to understand the line between real life and street life. “Darius” (Lakeith Lee Stanfield) is Alfred’s right-hand man and visionary. “Van” (Zazie Beetz) is Earn’s best friend and the mother of Earn’s daughter.
Donald Glover serves as Executive Producer, along with Paul Simms, Dianne McGunigle and Stephen Glover. Atlanta is produced by FX Productions. The first season of Atlanta won two Emmy® Awards as well as two Golden Globe® Awards and AFI, Peabody, PGA, WGA, TCA, NAACP and Critics’ Choice Awards.
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