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Posted Monday 3/12/18 at 2:09PM EDT
The Americans unveils its official Season 6 trailer
The acclaimed FX spy drama returns for its final season on March 28.
Posted Wednesday 2/28/18 at 10:47PM EST
After The Americans' lackluster Season 1 ratings, FX decided to make it better rather than make it broader
"Anything we could do that would make it broader would make it less specifically what made it great," recalls FX president John Landgraf. "Essentially, we couldn’t reconcile making it better, with making it broader. So we decided instead of trying to make it broader, to actually lean harder into what made it great, even know[ing] that would probably narrow its appeal.”
Posted Wednesday 1/31/18 at 11:59PM EST
FX offers a glimpse of Legion Season 2 in its 2018 sizzle reel
The two-minute sizzle reel also offers some footage of the final season of The Americans, as well as Sons of Anarchy spinoff Mayans MC.
Posted Friday 1/05/18 at 11:08PM EST
The Americans’ final season “feels really good and satisfying,” says Keri Russell
At the TV press tour, the cast and crew of the FX series said they are still shooting and haven’t had time to reflect on the end. But based on the final 11 scripts, Russell promises an ending that will be satisfying.
Posted Friday 1/05/18 at 2:15PM EST
FX sets March return dates for Atlanta and The Americans
Donald Glover’s acclaimed comedy returns for its second season on March 1, while The Americans kicks off its final season on March 28. Danny Boyle’s Trust, meanwhile, will premiere on March 25.
Posted Wednesday 12/13/17 at 9:42AM EST
Here’s what Disney would own under a deal with 21st Century Fox
Under the preliminary deal, set to be announced Thursday, Disney would obtain 20th Century Fox's movie and television studios, 22 regional Fox Sports cable networks, Fox’s stake in Hulu and cable channels that include FX and National Geographic. The deal would mean shows like The Simpsons and FX’s The Americans would go under the Disney umbrella.
Posted Monday 12/11/17 at 4:07PM EST
Homeland enlists Costa Ronin from The Americans
The Russian-born actor will recur in Season 7 of the Showtime series in a role yet to be revealed.
Posted Thursday 12/07/17 at 1:12PM EST
Writers Guild Awards announces TV nominations
Netflix’s G.L.O.W. is up for best new series and best comedy, while The Handmaid’s Tale, Better Call Saul and The Americans also nabbed multiple nominations.
Posted Friday 10/27/17 at 10:04PM EDT
Here are seven TV shows every business executive should watch
From Brooklyn Nine-Nine to The Americans to Project Runway.
Posted Wednesday 10/25/17 at 1:54PM EDT
The Americans lands a Gilmore Girls alum
Scott Cohen will recur on the sixth and final season of the FX series as a State Department official.
Posted Monday 9/18/17 at 10:50PM EDT
A fan of The Americans sentenced to five years in prison for attempting to sell secrets to the Russians
Satellite engineer Gregory Allen Justice was so obsessed with The Americans that he expressed his desire to an undercover FBI agent posing as a Russian spy to create a relationship similar to the one seen on the FX series.