The Time Is Right to Rediscover Rubicon
Nine years ago, AMC was riding an original programming high. After trying to compete with Turner Classic Movies at its own game for over two decades, the veteran cable channel developed two flagship original dramas that would define their era of television. Mad Men and Breaking Bad were well on their way to cresting their creative peaks in 2010, which meant it was time for AMC to expand its programming lineup in hopes of a three-peat. What would be its next groundbreaking series?