After slicing and slicing through the land of Westeros, Game of ThronesJerome Flynn is on his way to the big mountains of Montana. Deadline has reported that Jerome Flynn has joined the cast 1923Taylor Sheridan’s upcoming Yellowstone prequel series.
Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren star 1923 as Jacob and Cara Dutton, the managers of the Yellowstone ranch. The series will introduce a new generation of the Dutton family and explore the early 20th century, when pandemics, historic droughts, the end of Prohibition and the Great Depression all plague the Mountain West and the Duttons who call it home. Jerome Flynn will play Banner Creighton in Yellowstone spinoff, a tough Scotsman with a brogue and the leader of the local sheepmen. Robert Patrick will play Sheriff William McDowell in Yellowstone spinoff, a friend of the Dutton family. In addition to Flynn, Mirren and Patrick, 1923 also stars James Badge Dale, Brandon Sklenar, Sebastian Roché, Darren Mann, Michelle Randolph, Robert Patrick Marley Shelton, Brian Geraghty, Aminah Nieves and Julia Schlaepfer. Production on the 1923 is currently underway in Montana.
That Yellowstone Franchise has grown significantly in recent years. The first spinoff was a prequel series set in 1883 starring Sam Elliott, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill. Although the series was only intended to last a single season, it continues in the form of another spinoff 1883: The Bass Reeves story. The series stars David Oyelowo and tells the story of one of the greatest frontier heroes in American history. There is also 6666a contemporary series focusing on the real ranch that appeared in Yellowstonefourth season. “Founded when the Comanches still ruled West Texas, no ranch in America is more steeped in Western history than 6666,” reads the synopsis. “Still operating as it did two centuries before, encompassing an entire county, 6666 has inspired a new scripted series where the rule of law and the laws of nature merge in a place where the most dangerous thing to do is next. 6666 is synonymous with the relentless pursuit of breeding the finest horses and livestock in the world, and ultimately where world-class cowboys are born and made.“
1923 expected to debut on Paramount+ in December, but our next dose of Yellowstone comes with the premiere of the fifth season of the main series on 13 November.