Newswire: AMC and Channel 4 renew Humans for a second season

AMC and the U.K.’s Channel 4 have announced that they’re renewing science-fiction drama Humans for a second season. The series, which airs its season one finale on Sunday in the U.K., is a joint production between the two networks.

For those of you who haven’t been tracking AMC’s slow transition into the all-zombies, all-robots, all-the-time network, Humans takes place in a world much like our own, save for the development of lifelike humanoid androids called synths. In the world of the show, people use synths for all sorts of reasons: household servants, physical therapists, and also to have sex with, because that is the true end goal of all technology. Complications arise when synths with human-like consciousnesses begin emerging, taking all the fun out of people humping their dead-eyed robo girlfriends (or receiving massages and stretching exercises to help recover from a traumatic injury …

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