Don’t spend the season wondering whether the Legion TV show is cancelled or renewed for season four. Although the FX TV series got an early season three renewal, the cable network later announced Legion was renewed for a third and final season. Since the it could return someday, we’re still tracking the ratings, so stay tuned.
An FX sci-fi drama, centering on the X-Men character, Legion stars Dan Stevens, Rachel Keller, Aubrey Plaza, Bill Irwin, David Negahban, Jeremie Harris, Amber Midthunder, Hamish Linklater, Katie Aselton, and Lauren Tsai. The superhero thriller follows David Haller (Stevens). After being in and out of psychiatric hospitals for years, David met Syd (Keller), who helped him realize he wasn’t schizophrenic, but rather, in possession of incredible abilities. In Legion season three, David is at odds with all his one-time friends, so he teams up with a young mutant named “Switch” (Tsai), in hopes of tapping into her secret ability, in order to repair the damage he has caused.
The ratings are typically the best indication of a show’s chances of staying on the air. The higher the ratings, the better the chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available.
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For comparisons: The second season of Legion on FX averaged a 0.19 rating in the 18-49 year old viewer demographic and 430,000 viewers.
Cable ratings are typically released within a day or so of the show’s airing, except for in the case of weekends and holidays.
What do you think? Is the Legion TV series ending at the right time. If it were up to you, would this FX TV show be cancelled or renewed for a fourth season?