HBO recently announced that Vincent Cassel (Mesrine Part 2: Public Enemy #1; Black Swan) has joined the cast of the HBO Original series Westworld Season 3.
“We’re incredibly excited to work with Vincent Cassel. We’ve been long-time fans of his and are thrilled for him to join the Westworld team”, said Creators/Executive Producers Jonathan Nolan & Lisa Joy.
Cassel is an incredible talent having won the César Award for Best Actor for Mesrine Part 1: Killer Instinct and Mesrine Part 2: Public Enemy #1. His previous credits include Black Swan and Eastern Promises, and he will next be seen in Underwater, directed by William Eubanks.
It will be interesting to see what Cassel will bring to the series, which chronicles a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the birth of a new form of life on Earth.
Based on the film written by Michael Crichton, the series is a sophisticated, highly imaginative drama series that elevates the concept of adventure and thrill-seeking to a new and ultimately dangerous level.
In the futuristic fantasy park known as Westworld, a group of android “hosts” deviate from their programmers’ carefully planned scripts in a disturbing pattern of aberrant behaviour that culminates in a violent wholesale rebellion by
Westworld made its debut in 2016 and is a winner of nine Emmy Awards in 2017 and 2018, and nominated for a total of 43 Emmys for Seasons 1 and 2.
Stream all episodes of Seasons 1 and 2 of Westworld anytime, anywhere on HBO GO.