The Americans

sons-of-anarchy-s5FX Network president John Landgraf is looking to Canada to provide the network with its next big thing.

Landgraf – who heads the LA-based network responsible for the likes of Sons of Anarchy, Shield and The Americans – is looking to collaborate with Canadian producers on new series.

Canada is not unfamiliar territory to Landgraf, whose network has two Canadian-shot series on the go already in Guillermo del Toro’s vampire series The Strain and the new Joel and Ethan Coen project. Continue reading »

Delivering on its distinctive brand of critically praised dramas and side-splitting comedies, FX Canada ushers in the new year with two eagerly anticipated new mid-season series and two returning mainstays to round out its celebrated lineup.

Premiering January 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, new period drama The Americans takes espionage to new heights. Set in Washington D.C. shortly after Ronald Reagan is elected president, the series stars Keri Russell and follows two KGB spies posing as Americans.

Complementing FX Canada’s stacked bill of comedies, new series Legit chronicles the life of a guy named Jim and his misguided attempts to become legitimate in life. The humourous new series premieres January 17 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT. Continue reading »