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Taboo: Dickensian Drama Gives FX Quality Period Piece!

TABOO — “Episode 1” (Airs Tuesday, January 10, 10:00 pm/ep) — Pictured: Tom Hardy as James Keziah Delaney. CR: Robert Viglasky/FX

A hooded figure rows ashore in the rain. That same figure digs in the earth before he stands and we see James Keziah Delaney – though we don’t learn his name just yet. Next he enters a room in which is laid out a corpse with coins over its eyes – which he takes and leaves.

In the series premiere of Taboo (FX, Tuesdays, 10/9C), we learn that Delaney, who was thought long since dead, has just arrived from Africa – in time for his father’s funeral, and in time to claim his father’s legacy. That legacy is an apparently useless piece of land off the west coast of North America – Nootka Sound.

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Tom Hardy’s FX Series Taboo To Premiere In January!

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FX original drama Taboo – starring Tom Hardy – will premiere on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 (10/9C).

The series, set in 1814, follows James Keziah Delaney, who has returned home to London from Africa to inherit his father’s shipping empire – or what’s left of it.

The series was created by Steven Knight (Peaky Blinders), Hardy and his father, Chips Hardy. For the full series description, read on.

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Hulu Announces Exclusive Licensing Agreement For FX Networks’ Original Series!

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Hulu has reached an agreement with 20th Century Fox Television Distribution for exclusive streaming rights to original series produced by FX Networks.

The agreement includes Tyrant, The Strain, Married You’re the Worst and Upcoming Series Man Seeking Woman, The Comedians, Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll, Taboo, as well as the Upcoming FOX Event Series Wayward Pines. For further details, follow the jump.

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