FX also revealed premiere dates for new comedies 'Atlanta' and 'Better Things'
A brand new horror story is coming in just over two months, and thankfully fans will get some laughs in before they start screaming. FX on Tuesday announced the September premiere dates for the sixth season of American Horror Story and its two new comedy series, Atlanta and Better Things.
The new installment of American Horror Story will begin haunting TV screens on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 10 p.m. ET. Before that, the Donald Glover-created comedy Atlanta will kick off on Tuesday, Sept. 6 at 10 p.m. ET, and Pamela Adlon’s new project Better Things makes its premiere Thursday, Sept. 8 at 10 p.m. ET.
Though much is still unknown about the upcoming season of American Horror Story, the hit franchise has recently released the new installment’s logo and season 5 actor Cheyenne Jackson revealed that he has a part in season 6.
As for FX’s two freshman comedies, both serve as breakout creative projects for celebrated comedians Donald Glover and Pamela Adlon. Glover’s series Atlanta finds his character of Earn Marks navigating the hip-hop scene in the eponymous city alongside his cousin Alfred. In Better Things, Adlon plays a working actress and single mother of three daughters trying to juggle all of the pressures on her. Adlon is executive producing the series along with Louis C.K.