TNT has renewed “Legends” for a Season 2, it was announced on Thursday.
The network ordered 10 new episodes of the Sean Bean (“Game of Thrones”) action drama, set to air in 2015. He plays Martin Odum, an undercover agent working for the FBI’s Deep Cover Operations (DCO).
It’s a clear vote of confidence for the series, which debuted to 2.6 million viewers in August. According to TNT, the show averaged 3.2 million viewers in Live + 7 delivery and around 6.5 million with DVR, VOD, and OTT delivery factored in.
Ali Larter (“Heroes”), Tina Majorino (“Grey’s Anatomy”), Mason Cook (“The Longe Ranger”) and Morris Chestnut (“Boyz n the Hood”) co-star on the series, which is based off of Robert Littell’s book “Legends: A Novel of Dissimulation.”
“Legends” is produced by Fox 21, with Howard Gordon (“Homeland,” “24”) serving as executive producer.