Just four episodes in to the first season, FX is convinced that ATLANTA is a hit and will renew it for a second season.
Donald Glover‘s scripted drama has been the rave among television critics and Twitter ever since it debuted earlier this month.
The show has already made history becoming FX’s most watched cable series since 2013, not it looks like it will have an opportunity to break more records. The show is being renewed for second season with 10 more epsidodes alongside another FX show called Better Things.
FX has renewed the acclaimed new comedy series Atlanta and Better Things, it was announced today by Nick Grad and Eric Schrier, Presidents of Original Programming, FX Networks and FX Productions. The network has ordered 10 episodes for the second season of each series.
Grad and Schrier stated, “It’s really gratifying to launch two new comedies that have received overwhelming critical acclaim right out of the gate and that are emblematic of FX’s award-winning brand. It is clear to us that Atlanta and Better Things have struck a nerve with viewers, which is a credit to Donald Glover’s vision for Atlanta and Pamela Adlon’s vision for Better Things. They, along with their spectacular casts, writers and directors, have created exceptional shows that we are incredibly proud to produce.”
The fourth episode of ATLANTA airs tonight at 10 p.m. on FX.