The Yellowstone prequel 1883 is shifting on to the Paramount community after its streaming first season was launched on Paramount+ final yr. The favored present ended with what felt like a closed story, however viewers had been promised a second season. As an alternative, they could ultimately get but extra episodes of standard spin-off 1923, and numerous featurettes on the finish of every episode because it airs on cable. Here is when to look at. Some spoilers forward!
What’s 1883 about?
The present stars Sam Elliott, Tim McGraw, Religion Hill, Billy Bob Thornton, Isabel Could, LaMonica Garrett, Marc Rissmann, Audie Rick, Eric Nelsen, and James Landry Hébert. It follows the well-known Dutton household as they first transfer west and begin taking up by means of their enlargement into Montana.
However the season ended with the loss of life of narrator Elsa Dutton, performed by Could, and the wagon prepare chief Shea Brennan (Sam Elliott). The wagon prepare additionally suffered some deadly hits.
Creator and author Taylor Sheridan informed Deadline, “We wished to make a 10-hour film that ended, and that’s what we did… For me, as a storyteller it feels shut ended. I’m going to peek by means of the window of a unique period and see what I see then.”
Will there be a second season of 1883?
Sure and no. In a complicated twist, 1923 was the following period of the Dutton household placed on display screen, masking their life through the Nice Melancholy and starring Helen Mirren and Harrison Ford. It started airing in December of 2022 and was renewed for eight episodes in February of this yr.
In the meantime, Sheridan’s is engaged on one other challenge with David Oyelowo initially titled 1883: Bass Reeves concerning the US Marshal. It is now known as Lawmen: Bass Reeves, so 1883 could don’t have anything to do with it.
There may be at the moment a author’s strike, a lot would possibly change by the point everybody can work on new episodes and even a completely new sequence.
When do episodes of 1883 air on the Paramount community?
The sequence begins displaying on Sunday, June 18, at 8 pm EST, and the featurettes will observe instantly after. There are ten episodes, so 1883 will presumably be airing each Sunday on the similar time for the following couple of months, however you possibly can verify your native TV schedule to make certain. They’re additionally nonetheless accessible to subscribers of Paramount + who wish to binge the sequence proper now.
Aimée Lutkin is the weekend editor at ELLE.com. Her writing has appeared in Jezebel, Glamour, Marie Claire and extra. Her first e book, The Lonely Hunter, might be launched by Dial Press in February 2022.