US martial arts drama Into the Badlands has been renewed for a second season.
It will be back with 10 episodes in 2017.
The AMC series drew the third highest-rated first season in US cable TV history, averaging 5.6 million viewers per episode in Live+7 ratings, aided by its Walking Dead lead in.
“With its deep dive into authentic martial arts, the visually stunning Into the Badlands proved to be unlike anything else on television,” said Charlie Collier, president of AMC, SundanceTV and AMC Studios. “Co-creators and showrunners Al Gough and Miles Millar, along with a talented team of producers, cast and crew, brought us an artfully crafted series.”
Created by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar, the series airs in Australia on Showcase.