FX Renews “Pose” For Third Season After Second Season Premiere

FX has renewed Pose for a third season following its promising season two premiere.



What’s happening:

  • Deadline is writing that FX has already renewed their drama series, Pose for a third season.
  • 1.2 million viewers tuned in for the show’s second season premiere on June 11, making it the most watched episode of the series.
  • Pose hails from Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Steven Canals along with Fox 21 Television Studios and FX Productions.
  • Deadline notes that Pose joins “American Horror Story, Sons of Anarchy, Nip/Tuck and The Shield as FX drama series that outperformed their series premiere telecast.”

About Pose:

  • Pose is a drama spotlighting the legends, icons and ferocious house mothers of New York’s underground ball culture, a movement that first gained notice in the late 1980s. Season 2 flashes forward in time to 1990. On the heels of the ballroom community establishing itself in pop culture and going mainstream, the House of Evangelista is forced to reevaluate their goals. Meanwhile, the AIDS crisis worsens and the reaction from a group of activists reaches a fever pitch.”
  • Pose is has been hailed as a groundbreaking show for its LGBTQ subject matter and cast. The series has one of the largest casts of transgender actors in series regular roles.

Cast includes:

  • Mj Rodriguez
  • Dominique Jackson
  • Indya Moore
  • Hailie Sahar
  • Angelica Ross
  • Billy Porter
  • Charlayne Woodard
  • Ryan Jamaal Swain
  • Dyllón Burnside
  • Angel Bismark Curiel
  • Sandra Bernhard

Creative team:

  • Executive producers:
    • Ryan Murphy
    • Brad Falchuk
    • Steve Canals
    • Nina Jacobson
    • Brad Simpson
    • Alexis Martin Woodall
    • Sherry Marsh
  • Co-executive producer:
    • Janet Mock
  • Supervising producer:
    • Our Lady J
  • Producers:
    • Erica Kay
    • Lou Eyrich
    • Tanase Popa

What they’re saying:

  • John Landgraf, Chairman, FX Networks and FX Productions: “Pose has elevated our culture and the TV landscape like few shows before it, and we are honored to partner with co-creators Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Steven Canals on a third season. Our thanks to the entire creative team, including Nina Jacobson, Brad Simpson, Alexis Martin Woodall, Sherry Marsh, Janet Mock, Our Lady J, Erica Kay, the amazing cast and crew and everyone at Fox 21 Television Studios and FX Productions for this incredibly entertaining, enlightening and groundbreaking series.”

Pose airs on Tuesdays at 10 PM ET/PT on FX.