Donald Glover Says Season 2 of Atlanta Will Be More Like Tiny Toon Adventures

The follow-up, called Atlanta Robbin’ Season, debuts March 1

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The freshman season of Donald Glover’s FX comedy Atlanta was a critical and commercial hit, but Glover said audiences shouldn’t expect more of the same when the series returns for Season 2 in March.

“We didn’t look back at Season 1 for inspiration,” Glover said at the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour. “If you do that, you tend to be risk-averse, which is really bad for us.”

As Glover and his writers began putting together the second season, “We didn’t come into it like, how do we beat last season? We said, how do we make another show we’d want to watch?” said Glover.

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