FX's 'Tyrant' Cancelled After Three Seasons; Final Episode Airs Tonight
All good things must come to an end.
FX has ordered a third season of Tyrant, the drama from Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-winning Executive Producer Howard Gordon, it was announced today by Eric Schrier and Nick Grad, Presidents of Original Programming, FX Networks and FX Productions.
FX is turning up the heat this summer with the series premiere of Denis Leary’s new comedy Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll, the second seasons of the award-winning thriller The Strain, the tense political and familial drama Tyrant and the comedy series Married, and the television premiere of Louis C.K.’s latest standup special Louis C.K.: Live From the Comedy Store, it was announced today by Chuck Saftler, President of Program Strategy and COO, FX Networks. Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll marks Leary’s return to FX after starring for seven seasons on the Emmy® and Golden Globe® winning Rescue Me.
FX has ordered a 13-episode second season of the drama series Tyrant, from Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-winning Executive Producer/Showunner Howard Gordon, it was announced today by Nick Grad and Eric Schrier, the Presidents of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions.
Production of Tyrant is scheduled to begin next spring with the second season returning in the summer of 2015.
“We’re so proud of Tyrant’s performance throughout its first season,” said Grad. “Howard Gordon is one of the best and most successful producers in this business. His ability to combine intelligent, edge-of-your-seat storytelling with events from the current geopolitical climate is truly groundbreaking. We look forward to seeing how Tyrant grows in season two.”