It is celebration time for TV viewers who miss the sound of So-Cal bike engines and the sight of leather-based jackets and greasy hair. The Sons of Anarchy universe is lastly increasing past its Charming origins, and FX has formally put in a sequence order for the long-gestating spinoff Mayans MC, which is able to debut on the cable community sooner or later in 2018.
FX is probably being a little bit extra cautious with Mayans MC than it was with the flagship Sons of Anarchy sequence, with this preliminary season getting ten episodes, versus 13. It is at all times onerous to gauge how properly a TV spinoff will do, and though Sons of Anarchy was one of the vital in style cable dramas of all time, there is not any assure that viewers will instantly bounce again for the follow-up sequence, for the reason that all-important Teller family is not concerned. (Not that any of the adults are nonetheless alive or something.)
As created by Kurt Sutter and Elgin James, Mayans MC will likely be set on the border between California and Mexico, the place life is seemingly by no means not hectic. With out Jax Teller round, Mayans MC‘s resident hot-headed girls man will likely be JD Pardo’s EZ Reyes, whose first look picture will be seen above. He is simply getting out of jail when the sequence will start, and as a prospect within the native Mayans MC constitution, EZ is actively attempting to depart behind a previous the place he fell simply in need of reaching the metaphorical American Dream. He is intent on making others overlook it, too, by proving himself as a badass outlaw.
Sadly, that first look picture does not do very a lot to introduce us to the remainder of this forged of characters. As some may recall, Mayans MC went by a little bit of a casting shakeup previous to the latest pilot being filmed. (The primary pilot, filmed within the first chunk of 2017, was pushed apart for retooling efforts.) Past JD Pardo, the present forged record contains Battlestar Galactica vet Edward James Olmos, Into the Badlands‘ Sarah Bolger, American Crime actors Clayton Cardenas and Richard Cabral, The Unit‘s Michael Irby, and extra. These hoping O.G. character Marcus Alvarez will return to the franchise are in luck, as he’ll reportedly even be alongside for a part of the trip.
With its new pilot directed by Norberto Barba, who will even function govt producer, Mayans MC will hopefully be heading to FX sooner in 2018, fairly than later. Its ten-episode season would make it an ideal summer season drama, proper?
Whereas ready to listen to extra information concerning the subsequent chapter on this planet of Sons of Anarchy, head to our midseason premiere schedule to be taught all the brand new and returning reveals that’ll arrive in early 2018.