Timothy Olyphant has joined the cast of the “The Mandalorian” for the Disney+ “Star Wars” show’s second season, according to an individual with knowledge of the project.Details about Olyphant’s role are being kept deep inside the Sarlacc pit. Olyphant most recently starred in Netflix’s “Santa Clarita Diet.” Filming wrapped on the second show and names have started to leak out. Temuera Morrison will play fan favorite bounty hunter Boba Fett in the second season, and Michael Biehn, best known for starring in James Cameron’s “The Terminator” and “Aliens” has been cast in the second season as well. Additionally, Rosario Dawson joined the second season of “The Mandalorian” as Ahsoka Tano, the Jedi character introduced as Anakin Skywalker’s padawan during the animated series “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.”Dave Filoni, who directed the pilot for “The Mandalorian” has written many other episodes and is a key creative voice on the Disney+ series, co-created “Clone Wars.”Also Read: 'The Mandalorian': Temuera Morrison to Play Boba Fett in Season 2The series was created by Jon Favreau and featured episodes directed by Taika Waititi, Bryce Dallas Howard, Deborah Chow and Rick Fukuyama. The second season is scheduled to premiere in this fall. It stars Pedro Pascal, Carl Weathers, Gina Carano and Giancarlo Esposito. And of course: Baby Yoda (aka “The Child).Olyphant is repped by UTA.The Hollywood Reporter first reported the news.Read original story ‘The Mandalorian': Timothy Olyphant Joins Season 2 Cast At TheWrap
Cameras are now rolling on the long-awaited Deadwood movie, with many of the show's original stars now confirmed.
Only a handful of people have laid eyes on David Milch’s Deadwood revival script — and leading lady Paula Malcomson is one of them. It seems fitting since her character, “Trixie the Whore,” figures prominently in the long-gestating film. “It’s a big Valentine to Trixie and Al,” Malcomson tells TVLine of her and Ian McShane’s combustible couple. […]
The star of movies like Sin City and TV shows like Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D and Deadwood passed away from natural causes at his home.
Fans of the HBO Western series ‘Deadwood’ will be pleased to know that the script for a feature film is in the process of being written. According to IGN, the screenplay for a proposed big screen movie is underway even though any sort of film is yet to be greenlit by HBO or anyone else for that matter. During the TCA (Television Critics Association) press tour the news was confirmed by HBO president of programming Casey Bloys: “David [Milch] is writing the script.“ revealed Bloys.