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FX+ Offers Exclusive SVOD Of 31 FX Shows Old and New!

FX+ has secured every season of 15 Additional FX original series including The Americans, Atlanta, Better Things, Legion and Taboo.

The ad-free serviuce which launched on Comcast this month, will be available to Cox subscribers in October.

FX+ features ad-free, uninterrupted Viewing On Demand of every season of 31 current or legacy library FX Originals – more than 1300 Episodes – to Comcast Xfinity TV and Cox Contour customers who upgrade their service for $5.99 per month.

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Nominees Announced for the 2017 Television Critics Association Awards!

The nominees for the 2017 TCA (Television Critics Association) Awards have been announced and with Game of Thrones not eligible this year, some interesting things have happened in the Outstanding Achievement In Drama category – with Stranger Things and This Is Us receiving nominations (both also received nominations for Outstanding New Series).

On the comedy side, Atlanta and The Good Place also pulled off the double-double with nominations for Outstanding New Series and Outstanding Achievement In Comedy.

In terms of total noms, HBO led with an even dozen – but FX (11) and Netflix (10) kept it from being a walkover, and The Handmaid’s Tale got Hulu on the board with four.

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Hulu Nabs Exclusive Streaming Rights to FX Hit Atlanta!

ATLANTA — (l-r) Donald Glover as Earnest Marks, Keith Standfield as Darius. CR: Guy D’Alema/FX

Hulu has landed exclusive streaming rights to FX hit Atlanta.

he complete first season of the series will become available to stream exclusively on Hulu ahead of its second season premiere, slated for 2018 on FX, and subsequent seasons will become available to stream on Hulu following their run on FX.

Created by star Donald Glover, Atlanta follows two cousins who work through the Atlanta music scene in order to better their lives and the lives of their families.

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FX Productions Signs Exclusive Deal With Donald Glover!

ATLANTA —  Pictured: (l-r) Donald Glover as Earnest Marks, Keith Standfield as Darius. CR: Guy D’Alema/FX

FX Productions has signed Golden Globe winning writer/producer Donald Glover to an exclusive overall production deal.

Under the overall deal, Glover will develop television series for FX Networks and other networks and streaming services, in addition to continuing to executive produce, write, direct and star in Atlanta – which will return in 2018.

Details follow the break.

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Donald Glover’s Atlanta A Go On FX!

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FX has ordered Donald Glover’s Atlanta to series. The series revolves around two cousins on the way up through the Atlanta hip hop scene. FX has ordered ten episodes.

Atlanta stars Glover, Brian Tyree Henry, Lakeith Lee Stanfield and Zazie Beetz. Glover will serve as executive producer along with Paul Simms and Dianne McGunigle.  Hiro Murai directed the pilot. For more, follow the jump.

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Donald Glover’s FX Pilot Atlanta Casts Leads, Begins Production!

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Donald Glover’s FX pilot, Atlanta, begins production this month after having cast its leads.

The series stars Glover – who wrote the pilot – as Earnest ‘Earn Marks, who once left Atlanta but returned, dreams gone, to work an unglamorous job to get by. When his cousin Alfred becomes the city’s new top rapper, he sees a chance to get back in the game by becoming Alfred’s manager.

Brian Tyree Henry will play Alfred Miles; Lakeith Lee Stanfield will play Darius – Alfred’s musical collaborator and right-hand man, and Zazie Beetz will play the pragmatic Van – whose relationship with Earn is complicated because of their daughter.

The pilot is being directed by Hiro Murai – who is best known for directing videos for Glover’s Childish Gambino: Sober, Chet Faker: Gold and Earl Sweatshirt: Chum.

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