‘Baskets’ Season 2 Release Date
“Baskets” is a comedy-drama TV series that debuted on January 21, 2016 on FX. The series follows the life of Chip Baskets, who desperately struggles to fulfill his dream and become a professionally trained French clown, but faces many difficulties on the way. The TV series is created by Louis C.K. and Zach Galifianakis, who also serve as executive producers of the show.
The TV series has received mostly favorable reviews both from critics and viewers. According to Metacritic, the dark comedy has a score of 68 out of 100, based on 32 reviews from critics, while the audience rated the comedy series at 6.3 out of 10, based on 19 user ratings. Meanwhile, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the first season of the series has a score of 7.4 out of 10, and a 67% approval rating, based on 36 reviews from critics, whereas the audience rated the dramedy at 3.9 out of 5, with a 68% approval rating, based on 48 user votes. At the moment, on IMDB, the TV series has a score of 7.5 out of 10, based on over 400 user votes, 3 reviews from viewers, and 4 reviews from critics. The Pilot directed by Jonathan Krisel drew 1.04 million viewers.
“Baskets” TV Series Summary
The storyline of the series revolves around Chip Baskets (Zach Galifianakis), who intends to fulfill his dream of being a classically trained French clown. But things go wrong, mainly, due to financial difficulties and language barrier. Therefore, Chip is forced to move back home. However, at home, Chip faces once again with his past, as well as with many problems in his family.
Season 2 Release Date
UPDATE (February 24, 2016): On February 23, 2016, FX has confirmed the renewal of their new black-comedy series “Baskets” for a second installment. According to the official announcement, “Baskets” Season 2 premiere is slated for early 2017. The decision was made chiefly thanks to the impressive television ratings, whereupon “Baskets” has become the most-watched basic cable comedy series premiere since 2014, on FX. However, FX hasn’t yet announced a specific release date. Meanwhile, our subscribers will be automatically notified about the “Baskets” Season 2 exact release date. Join our list of subscribers, using the form below, and we’ll keep you informed.
“Baskets” season 1 kicked off on January 21, 2016, and its debut drew over 1 million viewers. At the moment, the FX Network hasn’t yet announced their plans concerning the renewal or cancellation of their dark comedy. However, taking into account mainly favorable reception by critics and viewers, as well as satisfactory TV ratings, we have every reason to believe that “Baskets” season 2 would take place. But, we, nevertheless, would prefer to wait for the official confirmation. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the renewal or cancellation of the TV series, as well as about the “Baskets” season 2 release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Subscribe to our notifications, using the form below.