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Dirty John Casts Jean Smart to Play Connie Britton's Mother

Dirty Johnis about to get Smart. Legion actress and three-time Emmy winner Jean Smart will play Arlane Hart, mother of Connie Brittons Debra, in Bravos upcoming, scripted anthology series, TVLine has learned. The series is based on a popular podcast hosted byLos Angeles Times reporter Christopher Goffard. The TV adaptation,which scored a two-season order in [] https://tvline.com/2018/06/14/dirty-john-jean-smart-cast-season-1-bravo/

Legion Creator Noah Hawley on David’s Shocking Betrayal in the Season-Two Finale

My hope is that youre beginning to realize that David may not be the protagonist.  ...Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2018/06/legion-season-2-finale-noah-hawley-interview.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full

Legion': Davids Evil, World-Ending Future Self Is His Comic Counterpart

(Note: This post contains spoilers for the June 5 episode of Legion.) The opening moments of Legion episode 10 just solidified where it has seemed like the show is going throughout Season 2: David Haller is becoming the comic book anti-hero for which the show is named. The first few shots of episode 10 gave a big hint about what we can expect if (or more like when) David (Dan Stevens) goes fully evil. As the episode opens, we see a tent full of bones where Lenny (Aubrey Plaza) lies on the floor, and David sits in something like a throne, with his hair standing up in a flat top.   ...Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/legion-david-evil-future-self-comic/

'Legion' Renewed for Season 3 at FX

The show's return keeps the cable network in the Marvel and Noah Hawley business.   ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/nfjpMwBZyWs/legion-renewed-season-3-at-fx-1116481

Legion Season 2 Gets Another Episode Because Time Has No Meaning

  Everything is expanding on Legion : minds, the universe, dance sequences and now the number of episodes. Season 2's episode count has increased from 10 to 11, FX announced Tuesday. The trippy superhero drama's season finale will now air on Tuesday, June 12. Adjust your DVR accordingly.   ...Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/news/legion-season-2-episode-count-expanded/?rss=breakingnews

Legion Season 2 Hints at David Becoming More Like His Comics Counterpart

(Spoiler alert: Please do not read on if you havent watched Tuesdays episode of Legionon FX) For the entire first season of Legion, a key thing was missing from the story: an explanation for the name Legion. In the second episode of Season 2, Chapter 10, the show might finally be getting closer to the comics and living up to the name. The FX version of Legion is an adaptation from Marvel comics, centering on the anti-hero of the same name. The comics version of Legion, real name David Haller, is a powerful mutant a human with genetic abnormalities that give him superpowers. Legion in the comics has run up against the mutant superheroes the X-Men.   ...Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/legion-season-2-david-name-marvel-comics/

Legion Fact Check: Were All Those Tick and Dog Facts True?

(This post contains mild spoilers for the April 10 episode of Legion on FX) FXs Legion Season 2 is still messing with viewers minds when it comes to whats real, what isnt, and what that means for the story of telepathic X-Men-adjacent mutants the show features. In the second episode of Season 2, Chapter 10, the show makes a lengthy point about the nature of reality. Midway through the episode, Legion introduces what it calls Chapter 4 of Season 2, titled, Umwelt. In ethology, the study of animal behavior, that word refers to how animals perceive the world around them through their senses. Narrator Jon Hamm digs into the concept, starting with a quote.   ...Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/legion-fact-check/

Why Legion Is a Tragedy, Not a Drama: David Haller Never Really Had a Chance, Noah Hawley Says

If youve felt like David Haller is a tragic figure, well, thats because he is. Legion showrunner Noah Hawley told TheWrap that David (Dan Stevens) neverreally had a chance to live a happy life thanks to the monster that attached itself to him when he was a baby. But Hawley orchestrated David to be a tragic figure because he finds tragedies more interesting stories to tell. ....Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/noah-hawley-explains-legion-is-a-tragedy-not-a-drama-david-haller-never-really-had-a-chance/

'Legion' Creator Reveals the 'Mad' Backstory to Season 2's New Narrator

Noah Hawley tells THR about the new voice along for the ride in the second year of FX's mind-bending Marvel series. ....Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/Cxw2sC6PFUI/legion-season-2-jon-hamm-is-narrator-1099475

How Legion Made That Freaky Chattering-Teeth Sound Effect

Im sure my dentist didnt love me slamming my teeth together that hard, but it didnt break anything, thank God. ....Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2018/04/legion-season-2-chattering-teeth-sound-effect.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full