FX’s “Sons of Anarchy” spinoff “Mayans M.C.” premiered on September 4th and now ratings are in with the series premiere breaking multiple records.
It was the most-watched cable series premiere of 2018, the most-watched series premiere on FX, and the highest-rated basic cable drama series premiere in Adults 18-49 since January 2016.
The premiere averaged 6.8 million total viewers – including three encore runs and digital streaming. On top of that, the episode beat the numbers for the original “Sons of Anarchy” premiere by 46%.
Set in a post-Jax Teller world, EZ Reyes (JD Pardo) is a prospect in the Mayan MC charter on the Cali/Mexi border. Now EZ must carve out his new outlaw identity in a town where he once was the golden boy who had the American Dream within his grasp.
Edward James Olmos, Sarah Bolger, Clayton Cardenas, Richard Cabral, Michael Irby, Raoul Trujillo, Antonio Jaramillo and Carla Baratta star. The series has a ten-episode order for its first season. Episodes air on FX every Tuesday night.