Marvel’s newest TV series Legion will receive its UK premiere on FOX UK on Thursday February 9th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Legion tells the story of David Haller. Since he was a teenager, David has struggled with mental illness. Diagnosed as schizophrenic, David has been in and out of psychiatric hospitals for years. But after a strange encounter with a fellow patient, he’s confronted with the possibility that the voices he hears and the visions he sees might be real.
The hour-long series, which has received a first season order of eight episodes, is based on the Marvel Comics by Chris Claremont & Bill Sienkiewicz and was developed for television by Fargo‘s Noah Hawley. It is being produced by Marvel Television and FX Productions and stars Dan Stevens, Rachel Keller, Jean Smart, Aubrey Plaza, Jeremie Harris, Amber Midthunder, Katie Aselton and Bill Irwin.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.