Brandon Sklenar is the latest addition to the cast of the Paramount+ series and Yellowstone prequel, 1923. He joins Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren, along with Michelle Randolph, Darren Mann, Marley Shelton, James Badge Dale, Aminah Nieves, Brian Geraghty and Julia Schlaepfer. Read on to find out more about the upcoming Yellowstone prequel, 1923.
Yellowstone prequel 1923 on Paramount+
According to the official description of the series, 1923 will introduce a new generation of the Dutton family. Meanwhile, it will explore the early 20th century. This is a time when pandemics, historic drought, the Great Depression and the end of Prohibition all plague the mountain west and the Duttons who call it home.
As noted by Deadline, the newest addition to the cast is Brandon Sklenar, who plays the role of Spencer Dutton, Jacob Dutton’s (Ford) nephew and John Dutton Sr.’s (Dale) brother. Moreover, his character has witnessed the horrors of World War I.
Meanwhile, Sklenar isn’t a new addition to Paramount+ as he recently played the role of legendary actor Burt Reynolds in the limited series, The Offer. Moreover, he has also appeared in Mapplethorpe, Westworld, The Big Ugly, The Magic Lantern and Vice.
When will the Yellowstone prequel 1923 premiere?
While the cast additions for 1923 are exciting, fans will still have a while to wait for the series to debut. However, it is set to premiere on Paramount+ in December 2022. Moreover, the latest prequel serves as a follow-up to the other prequel, 1883. The series is created by Taylor Sheridan, who also serves as executive producer. Meanwhile, Art Linson, John Linson, David C. Glasser, David Hutkin, Ron Burkle, Bob Yari, David Hutkin and Ben Ricardson will also executive produce the series.
Meanwhile, Sheridan has been busy, as 1923 is one of nine shows currently under production. In fact, in addition to Yellowstone and 1923, he is also currently working on season 2 of Mayor of Kingstown with Jeremy Renner. He is also working on 1883: The Bass Reeves Story, starring David Oyelowo. Moreover, Sheridan is also working on the Sylvester Stallone series, Tulsa King. He is also involved in Lioness, starring Zoe Saldaña, to name just a few.
According to a recent report, work has already begun on season 2 of Tulsa King. The series tells the story of New York mafia Capo Dwight ‘The General’ Manfredi, played by Stallone. In the storyline, Manfredi is released from prison after 25 years. He is then unceremoniously exiled by his boss to set up shop in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
It is becoming clear that any series bearing the name Taylor Sheridan is bound to become a hit with viewers. Readers, are you excited about the upcoming prequel to Yellowstone, 1923? Let us know your thoughts by dropping a comment below.