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FX Announces 2019 Summer Premieres

May 27, 2019

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TORONTO (May 27, 2019) The category is: summer TV realness, all season long on FX (à la Pray Tell from Pose!). Jump aboard as FX takes viewers from the crack cocaine epidemic in 1980s Los Angeles and ballroom culture in 1990s New York, to modern-day rodeo life in Bakersfield, California and a mind-melding battle that bends the rules of space and time. Leaving no viewer behind, FX’s stacked summer lineup kicks off on Tuesday, June 11.
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Full episodes and exciting extras are available on FXNOW online, on Rogers on Demand, and on the authenticated app for iOS, Android, and fourth-generation Apple TV. FX SUMMER 2019 PREMIERE DATES All dates are subject to change. All times ET/PT. (s) = simulcast Tuesday, June 11 10 p.m. – Pose (s) **Season 2** Thursday, June 13 10 p.m. – Baskets (s) **Season 4** Monday, June 24 10 p.m. – Legion (s) **Season 3 – final installment** Wednesday, July 10 10 p.m. — Snowfall (s) **Season 3** FX RETURNING SERIES Pose (s): Tuesdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT, beginning June 11 10-part, 60-minute scripted drama series Flashing 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. The series stars an ensemble cast, including MJ Rodriguez, Dominique Jackson, Billy Porter, and Indya Moore. Baskets (s): Thursdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT, beginning June 13 10-part, 30-minute scripted comedy series Big changes are underway for the Baskets family. After 49 years, Chip (Zach Galifianakis) decides it’s finally time to move out of his mom’s place. But even with the help of Martha (Martha Kelly) and a life coach, he learns leaving the nest is hard, to say the least. Christine (Louie Anderson) and Ken (Alex Morris) move into a new place they can call their own, but carpet emergencies and missing kitchen magnets make the transition rockier than expected. And Dale (also played by Galifianakis) has found kindred spirits with his fellow inhabitants at the RV Park. Legion (s): Mondays at 10 p.m. ET/PT, beginning June 24 8-part, 60-minute scripted drama series In the third and final installment of the mind-bending drama from masterful storyteller Noah Hawley, Legion sees David Haller (Dan Stevens) return for the final battle against the malicious parasite that has haunted him all his life, Amahl Farouk (Navid Negahban). Now at odds with everyone he once considered a friend, David enlists the help of a young mutant named “Switch” (Lauren Tsai) whose secret ability is key to repairing the damage he caused. Snowfall (s): Wednesdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT, beginning July 10 10-part, 60-minute scripted drama series It’s summer of 1984 and crack cocaine is spreading like wildfire through Los Angeles, continuing its path of destruction and changing the culture forever. Police are waking up to its growing epidemic and Sergeant Andre Wright (Marcus Henderson) has set his sights on budding Kingpin and next door neighbour Franklin Saint (Damson Idris) and his people. While local law enforcement fights to stem the tide, Teddy McDonald (Carter Hudson) and the CIA are working hard to make sure the flow of cocaine into LA doesn’t stop. As the stakes and losses continue to mount, all are forced to reflect on their own motivations and the destructive force they have set in motion. Social Media Links Twitter @FX_Canada @RogersMediaPR Instagram @fxnowcanada @rogersmediapr Facebook About FX FX features a growing roster of critically acclaimed and award-winning dramas and comedies. FX’s unique content includes original Canadian programming, movies, and FX original series such as American Crime Story, American Horror Story, Legion, Baskets, Fargo, Pose, and Atlanta, FX is part of Rogers Media, which is a subsidiary of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX, NYSE: RCI). Visit