FX Networks chief John Landgraf has announced at the Television Critics Association winter press tour that its X-Men series Legion is set to draw to a close with its upcoming third season.
According to reports, creator and showrunner Noah Hawley always intended for the series to run for three seasons, and the decision is not said to be linked to the upcoming Disney takeover of Fox, which will bring the rights to all of the X-Men characters under the control of Marvel.
Meanwhile, the official Twitter account has announced that Professor X will be making an appearance in the third and final season, with Harry Lloyd (Game of Thrones) set to play David Haller’s (Dan Stevens) father Charles Xavier alongside Stephanie Corneliussen (Mr. Robot) as his mother Gabrielle.
The third season of Legion is set to get underway in June. Let us know in the comments below or on our social media channels if you’re disappointed that it will be the show’s last…