Season 10 of ‘Archer’ Starts on FXX May 29

FXX will start season 10 of animated comedy Archer May 29. The new season is called Archer: 1999 and will have nine episodes.

Archer follows Sterling Archer, Lana Kane and their crew of acid-tongued misfits onboard a salvage ship. An important question arises as they explore deep space and try to outsmart giant aliens, intergalactic pirates and vicious bounty hunters: how do they survive each other?

The series features the voices of H. Jon Benjamin as hard-drinking Sterling Archer, Aisha Tyler as his short-tempered ex-wife, Lana Kane; Jessica Walter as Archer’s mother Malory; Judy Greer as the eagle-eye fighter pilot, Cheryl/Carol Tunt; Chris Parnell as first mate Cyril Figgis; Amber Nash as brawny Pam Poovey; Adam Reed as courtesan Ray Gillette; and Lucky Yates as synthetic human Algernop Krieger.

Michael Malone, senior content producer at B+C/Multichannel News, covers network programming, including entertainment, news and sports on broadcast, cable and streaming; and local broadcast television. He hosts the podcasts Busted Pilot, about what’s new in television, and Series Business, a chat with the creator of a new program, and writes the column “The Watchman.” He joined B+C in 2005. His journalism has also appeared in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Playboy and New York magazine.