The Americans and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel tied for top television winners in the Critics Choice Awards with three apiece. Maisel won the top comedy honor for the second year in a row, and series star Rachel Brosnahan also was a repeat winner for best actress in a comedy series.
The Netflix comedy The Kominsky Method and FX’s The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story were double winners in the television category. But the award for The Americans was a sentimental favorite. The taut FX drama about two Russian spies leading an undercover life as an American couple was relatively unappreciated when awards were handed out each year. But it had a strong exit creatively, with the series finale in May called “elegant, potent and unforgettable” by The New Yorker.
NEW YORK (AP) — “The Americans” will conclude its series run on FX with two more seasons, the network announced Wednesday. A 13-episode fifth season will air in 2017, followed by a 10-episode sixth and final season in 2018, FX said. “The Americans” is a period drama about the marriage of two KGB spies posing […]