The Americans go back undercover for FX

FX has ordered a third season of period spy drama The Americans.

The Americans

The Americans

Currently mid-way through its second season, the series is about the complex marriage of two KGB spies posing as Americans in suburban Washington DC following the election of Ronald Reagan as president in 1981.

It was created by Joe Weisberg, who executive produces with Joel Fields, Graham Yost and Amblin Television’s Justin Falvey and Darryl Frank.

It is produced by Fox Television Studios and FX Productions.

The cast includes Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys and Noah Emmerich.