'Atlanta' season 2 premiere date revealed

  • 'Atlanta' season 2 premiere date revealed

'Atlanta' season 2 premiere date revealed

In other FX news, the network also announced that "The Americans" will premiere its sixth and final season on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at 10 p.m. on FX, and "Trust", the story of the Getty oil family, bows on Sunday, March 25, at 10 p.m.

"Atlanta" is coming off a breakout first season, which won the Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series, while Glover won Emmys in the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series categories.

Yes, the Looney Tunes 1990s spinoff Tiny Toon Adventures was a major inspiration for creator Donald Glover in season 2 of his FX series Atlanta which is getting the title of Atlanta Robbin. Earn, Paper Boi, Van, and Darius return on March 1st on FX. Second, the new season is called Atlanta Robbin' Season ...????

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"I don't want to sit there and be like, 'Oh, I don't care what the audience thinks.' It does matter to me. I want them to think about it", Glover said. "Season two, we have a general idea of how we wanted the season to feel like. It's a dance, really". FX was mum on what that title actually means, although much more will be revealed later on Friday when Glover and the rest of the show's cast and producers meet with reporters at the Television Critics Association press tour. Atlanta Season 2 was not expected to come so soon. "Darius"(Lakeith Lee Stanfield) is Alfred's right-hand man and visionary. The new season which will premiere on March 1, will continue to follow young manager Earn Marks (Donald Glover) as he tries to get his cousin Alfred Miles' (Brian Tyree Henry) rap career off the ground.

Critics have raved about Atlanta (you can read our review here) and the series is already earning Earn some serious love in Hollywood. "Are you going to eat or be eaten?" said Donald Glover about the series' motif on upward mobility.

This article originally ran on September 21, 2016 and will be updated to reflect new information.