The third season of Atlanta On FX has its premiere date – at long last.
The critically acclaimed Emmy-winning series will return to FX on March 24, nearly four years after the conclusion of its second season. AtlantaThe second season premiered on March 1, 2018, and ended on May 10 of that year.
We are glad that we have Atlanta “Once again with a new season on March 24,” said Eric Shearer, president of FX Entertainment. Once again, Donald Glover and the featured producers and actors delivered another special season synonymous with the excellence that makes Atlanta very great.”
Season 3 will also air on Hulu the day after it airs on FX, marking the first time Atlanta He did a live broadcast of the season on the Disney-operated platform.
The premiere culminates in a series of delays that hampered the third season of the show, created and starring Glover. After renewing the series for a third season in June 2018, FX was initially hoping for a 2019 debut for a third season. However, John Landgraf, president of Forex, told reporters in early 2019 that a combination of Glover’s busy schedule and other issues led to a delay in writing for Season 3.
FX gave an early season 4 renewal to Atlanta in August 2019, with a plan to shoot both seasons back-to-back in Spring 2020. The pandemic interrupted that schedule as well; Production finally started in April.
Season 3 is set (and filmed) almost entirely in Europe. Follows Earn (Glover), Paper Boi (Brian Tyree Henry), Darius (LaKeith Stanfield) and Van (Zazie Beetz) in the midst of a successful European tour, as the group navigates their new surroundings as foreigners, struggling to adapt to the new success they’ve been looking forward to. .
A schedule for Season 4 has yet to be set.