'Atlanta' Season 2 to Premiere in March
“Atlanta” is coming back.
The highly-anticipated second season of Donald Glover’s hit FX series, dubbed “Atlanta Robbin’ Season,” is set to return Thursday, March 1, at 10 p.m., Variety reports.
Glover is back as the Emmy-winning show’s executive producer, along with Paul Simms, Dianne McGunigle, and Stephen Glover.
“Atlanta” is coming off a breakout first season, which won the Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series, while Glover won Emmys in the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series categories.
The show, which also won two Golden Globes, an NAACP Image Award, and a Peabody, among others, follows the life of two cousins, played by Glover and Brian Tyree Henry, who are trying to succeed in the Atlanta music scene.
Later this month, on Jan. 28, Childish Gambino is set to perform at the 60th Annual Grammys, where he is nominated for five awards including Album of the Year and Best Urban Contemporary Album for his latest musical offering, Awaken, My Love!