In less than a month, FX will be debuting its new X-Men television series, Legion, as David Haller (Dan Stevens) comes to life in live-action. Four new promos for the upcoming series has been released, with three of them featuring David, Syd Barrett (Rachel Keller) as well as David’s sister Amy Haller (Katie Aselton) as characters are questioning what’s real.
“Legion” introduces 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.”
FX’s Legion, starring Dan Stevens, Rachel Keller, Jean Smart, Aubrey Plaza, Jeremie Harris, Amber Midthunder, Katie Aselton and Bill Irwin, premieres on Wednesday, February 8 at 10 PM.
The series is being executive produced by Fargo’s Noah Hawley and John Cameron, along with X-Men film producers Lauren Shuler Donner, Simon Kinberg, X-Men director Bryan Singer, Marvel TV President Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory.
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