Sebastian Roché joins Yellowstone Prequel 1923 against Harrison Ford
With 1923 currently in production in Montana, an exclusive Deadline report announced that the actor Sebastien Roche (A walk among the tombstones) joined the cast of the highly anticipated Yellowstone prequel in an undisclosed role.
Roché joins the cast of the series which also stars Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren, whose roles also remain a mystery. Although no further details about the series were given, it is reported that the show will focus on a new generation of the Dutton family during the 20th century during a time of turmoil. Information about the series will likely be revealed inches away from its release, which is set to debut on Paramount+ later this year around December.
Along with the planned release of 1923fans will be able to see the Dutton family again as Yellowstone returns for its fifth season later this year on November 13, where it will debut on the Paramount Network. Also in development for the franchise is 1883: The Bass Reeves Storywhich will focus on the actual character Bass Reevesplayed by David Oyelowo (Selma), and is set as a six-hour miniseries.
The first season of Yellowstonefeaturing Kevin Costner (dance with wolves) and created by Taylor Sheridan, originally launched in 2018, became an instant hit with audiences, and its popularity continues to this day. The popularity of the series would lead to a prequel titled 1883, which premiered last December to positive reviews. The series, which featured Sam Elliot, served as a prequel focusing on how the Dutton family came to own the land that would become the famous Yellowstone Ranch. Now, with another prequel series on the way, set in a different time period, it might be interesting for fans of the franchise to see the history of the Dutton family and the ranch from the perspective of different generations as they face different challenges over time.
Roché, who notably starred in successful series such as The young pope and The Man in the High Castleis also attached to appear in Cabinet of Curiositiesa horror series Guillermo del Toro. With the actor attached to the Yellowstone prequel, it will be interesting to see what role he plays in the series when it debuts later this year.
The series is still in filming, no official release date for1923 has not yet been defined. Check out the official trailer for Yellowstone Season 5, which will be released in November, below: