The AMC network confirmed the renewal of a popular drama series. The cable channel was joined by Channel 4 and Kudos in today’s announcement that the British-American production “Humans” will be back for a second season.
The program’s first season has performed well in the U.S., with AMC announcing that the show is one of the top 5 cable drama launches this season in adults 25-54, averaging 2 million total viewers and 1 million adults 25-54 through four episodes.
In the U.K., the premiere episode was Channel 4’s highest-rated original drama in 20 years.
The critical reception for the dystopian sci-fi-drama, set in suburban London, has been generally positive.