FX and BBC One have ordered a second season of the Tom Hardy lead period drama Taboo.
The series follows James Keziah Delaney (Hardy) who returns home after being believed to be long dead. He returns to 1814 London from Africa to take inherit the remains of his father's shipping company and to make a life for himself. Not everyone is happy about his return as he father had enemies that James also inherits. Its a dark mystery of murder, conspiracy and betrayal.
Hardy is known for his roles in Inception, Mad Max and The Dark Knight Rises. The series was conceived of by Hardy and his father Chips. Steven Knight was brought in to write. Like season one, season two will be eight episodes.