Category Is! ‘Pose’ Gets Renewed for a 3rd Season

POSE — “Acting Up” — Season 2, Episode 1 (Airs Tues, June 11, 10:00 p.m. e/p) Pictured (l-r): Ryan Jamaal Swain as Damon, Mj Rodriguez as Blanca, Angel Bismark Curiel as Lil Papi. CR: Macall Polay/FX

What a fabulous way to begin the week.

The FX groundbreaking series Pose has been renewed for a third season following news that its second season premiere telecast was the series’ most-watched episode.

It was announced on Monday, June 17, by John Landgraf, Chairman, FX Networks and FX Productions.

POSE — “Acting Up” — Season 2, Episode 1 (Airs Tues, June 11, 10:00 p.m. e/p) Pictured (l-r): Billy Porter as Pray Tell. CR: Macall Polay/FX

Pose has elevated our culture and the TV landscape like few shows before it, and we are honored to partner with co-creators Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Steven Canals on a third season,” said Landgraf. “Our thanks to the entire creative team, including Nina Jacobson, Brad Simpson, Alexis Martin Woodall, Sherry Marsh, Janet Mock, Our Lady J, Erica Kay, the amazing cast and crew and everyone at Fox 21 Television Studios and FX Productions for this incredibly entertaining, enlightening and groundbreaking series.”

The season two debut of Pose (6/11/19, 10 p.m.-11p.m.) delivered 1.2 million Total Viewers and 572,00 Adults 18-49, generating series high ratings in Total Viewers, Adults 18-34, Adults 25-54 and all key women demos on a Live+3 basis.

The season two premiere telecast also outperformed the series premiere episode by +10% in Adults 18-49 and +7% in Total Viewers. In all, the premiere telecast, two encores and streaming have delivered 1.8 million Total Viewers in the first five days. 

POSE — “Acting Up” — Season 2, Episode 1 (Airs Tues, June 11, 10:00 p.m. e/p) Pictured (l-r): Dominique Jackson as Elektra, Hailie Sahar as Lulu, Mj Rodriguez as Blanca, Angelica Ross as Candy. CR: Macall Polay/FX

This means there are a lot more trophies to be snatch, hennies! No premiere date has been set yet for season 3. A new episode premieres tomorrow night at 10:00 PM on FX. 

More information on Pose can be found here.

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