April 16, 2014
FX announced today that The Americans has been renewed for a third season. The network has ordered 13 new episodes of the critically-acclaimed drama, which has quickly become one of its flagship series.
Season 2 of The Americans is currently airing new episodes on Wednesdays at 10:00pm. Six episodes remain until the finale on May 21. No return date has been announced for Season 3, but an early 2015 premiere is likely.
Update: Season 3 of The Americans will premiere on Wednesday, January 28 at 10:00pm.