Starz has made it official, and made it official very early:
Black Sails will fly again in 2017. The series has been picked up for a fourth season.
The announcement was made Friday at the Television Critics Association summer press tour in Beverly Hills, prior to the third season of this adventurous series hitting the air.
Season 3 will be comprised of 10 episodes and air in 2016, with Ray Stevenson coming on board as Blackbeard.
The Season 4 production and air date schedule is unknown at this time.