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Donald Glover Reveals 'Atlanta's' Surprising Season 2 Inspiration

Atlanta 2017 Emmys Donald Glover Reveals 'Atlanta's' Surprising Season 2 Inspiration
Edward Snyder | 06 January, 2018, 03:41

Here's what we do know: "Atlanta Robbin' Season" will premiere on FX on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 10 p.m.

It's anyone's guess as to what going to come out of the mind of Donald Glover for Atlanta's sophomore run.Glover is going to take a hard look at the reception of the show before moving on to season two according to an interview with Adweek. Earn Marks (Donald Glover) is a young manager trying to get his cousin's career off the ground. "Darius"(Lakeith Lee Stanfield) is Alfred's right-hand man and visionary. The two cousins Earn and Alfred, played by Donald Glover and Brian Tyree Henry, will continue navigating the Atlanta music scene to get ahead and help their families, Variety reports.

Added executive producer and writer Stephen Glover: "We kind of took that idea of a whole story, but being told in a bunch of different parts that could maybe seem like they're their own thing but they all are one".

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Atlanta is no ordinary series, and Glover as showrunner and head writer has been able to capture the spirit of his characters in unique ways, while also serving as a tribute to his hometown of Atlanta. "People just have more stuff and money, so it's just the time where robberies go up", Stephen Glover says. There's so many layers to the life that people are living there, even down to rap music. They are keeping a tight lid on what's going on but the name of the show has been changed, which is open to interpretation: "Atlanta Robbin' Season". That life is really there.

FX Networks has set the premiere dates for several of its most acclaimed and anticipated series, it was announced today by Chuck Saftler, President, Program Strategy and COO, FX Networks. He's also now working on a Deadpool animated series for FX. "Now EZ must carve out his new outlaw identity in a town where he once was the golden boy who had the American Dream within his grasp".

"If you [look back at what you did before] as a producer of television or any sort of art, you tend to be risk adverse, which is really bad for art", Glover said.




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