FX To Announce Justified Renewal On Tuesday

FX is expected to announce Tuesday evening at its annual upfront presentation that it has renewed Justified for a third season.

The Thursday-night animated spy-comedy Archer is also on the verge of a third-season pick-up, but that deal might not be done in time for the upfront event, a source now tells TVLine.

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Justified’s good news comes on the heels of FX sharing its decision to not bring Lights Out back for a second season, due to disappointing viewership. (The boxing drama’s final two episodes air tonight and next Tuesday.)

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Ausiello and I will be hitting said aformentioned FX upfront event, which will be well-populated by stars of Justified and Archer as well as Sons of Anarchy, It’s Always Sunny…, The League, Louie, Rescue Me and the new Wilfred (premiering in June and starring Elijah Wood). Got a burning question for any of the above shows? Share it in comments, and we’ll try to pass it along.