Dan Stevens (“Downton Abbey”) stars in a promising new FX series from the executive producers behind the TV adaptation of “Fargo.”

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This new series — based on the Marvel Comics by Chris Claremont and Bill Sienkiewicz — looks to be more than just another TV comic-book adaptation. Dan Stevens (“Downton Abbey”) stars as David Haller, a patient in a psychiatric hospital, who wonders if the voices he hears might be real. The series also features Aubrey Plaza, Rachel Keller, Bill Irwin and Jean Smart. It also comes from the executive producers of the amazing TV adaptation of “Fargo.” Series premiere, 10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8, on FX.

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