Breaking TV News: HBO renews 'Westworld'

Source: HBO Press Release 

Westworld/Evan Rachel Wood (Dolores Abernathy)/HBO 

The president of HBO programming Casey Bloys has just announced today (May 1) that "Westworld" has been renewed for a third season. This is following the show's recent season-two premiere on April 22.

Bloys shared this about the exciting news:
 It’s been an extraordinary pleasure to work with the exceptionally talented Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, as well as their gifted cast and crew. From the inspired storytelling to the incredible visuals, we are so excited to see where the next chapter will take us.
"Westworld" was created for TV by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, they are also executive producers. The show debuted on HBO in Oct. 2016. It's based on the film written by Michael Crichton. 

Time called "Westworld" “one of the biggest shows on earth,” while Entertainment Weekly hailed the show as “brilliant” and “enthralling.” Newsday termed it “explosive,” “smart” and “engaging,” while Salon cited the “outstanding performances” and the Hollywood Reporter called the series “thrilling” and “massively entertaining.”
 Season two credits include Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy as executive producers along with  J.J. Abrams, Richard J. Lewis, Roberto Patino, Athena Wickman, and Ben Stephenson.

Production companies are Kilter Films and Bad Robot Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television.