FX Renews ‘Taboo’ for Season Two

Tom Hardy, Ridley Scott and Steven Knight up for another season

FX and BBC One have ordered season two of drama Taboo, which comes from executive producers Ridley Scott, Tom Hardy and Steven Knight.

Hardy stars in the series.

The first season averaged 5.8 million total viewers across all platforms, said FX.

Taboo’s first season was exceptional and its success on FX is testament to the creative excellence and dedication of the producers, cast and crew,” said Eric Schrier, president of original programming, FX Networks and FX Productions. “We are proud to again join BBC One and Sonar Entertainment in partnering with Scott Free London and Hardy Son & Baker on the second season and look forward to working again with the great Tom Hardy, Steven Knight, Ridley Scott, Chips Hardy and everyone who makes Taboo so remarkable.”

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