The Bass Reeves Story, a new limited series starring Taylor Sheridan, will be a continuation of the Yellowstone spinoff 1883, according to a May 18 announcement from Paramount+.
Bass Reeves, a renowned lawman from the Wild West of the 19th century, will be played in the series by Golden Globe contender David Oyelowo. When the first Dutton ranchers arrived in Montana and founded the well-known Yellowstone ranch, their journey was examined in the year 1883.
It shows the difficult living and lawlessness of the time and stars country singers Tim McGraw and Faith Hill as pioneers James and Margaret Dutton.
1883 was once intended to be a one-season program, claims Yellowstone founder Taylor Sheridan. Even though it will broaden the scope of the historical drama, 1883: The Bass Reeves Story is in no way a direct sequel to its parent series.
1883 Season 2: Cast
As was already mentioned, David Oyelowo is the sole cast member for 1883: The Bass Reeves Story who has been officially confirmed. We only know that Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren are dating in 1923.
Ford has nearly exclusively acted in films throughout his career, but he recently signed up for an Apple TV series and this Yellowstone prequel, ushering in a new phase in his career.
Unfortunately, it’s unlikely that Tim McGraw and Faith Hill will return for additional episodes of 1883, but because there was never a plan for more than one season, they shouldn’t be too startled or upset.
Season 2 of 1883’s cast includes David Oyelowo as Bass Reeves. The second season of 1883, 1923, and 6666 are all we currently know about; make sure to keep those numbers straight, won’t you? To stay informed while waiting for more information, we’ll be visiting the saloon and talking to the sheriff.
1883 Season 2 Plot
Deadline reported in May 2022 that the second season of 1883 would not continue the story of the fictional Duttons but instead would centre on a real-life historical figure named Bass Reeves.
Legendary lawman Bass Reeves served as the U.S. Marshals’ first Black deputy. He was able to speak multiple Native American languages, apprehended over 3,000 outlaws, murdered 14, and purportedly never once suffered a major injury. He is credited as being the model for The Lone Ranger.
David Oyelowo will feature in The Bass Reeves Story, which he and his wife Jessica Oyelowo originally created before being acquired by Yellowstone. Although it is unknown at this time, it is unlikely that he will meet with any Dutton family members, including James (Tim McGraw) and Margaret (Faith Hill), given the story was initially written without any reference to Yellowstone.
There have been announced further Yellowstone prequels and spin-offs in addition to 1883: The Bass Reeves Story. There is also 1923, which will include Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren as further Dutton forebears but was confusingly once known as 1932.
“1923 concentrates on the Dutton family’s following two generations as they struggle to overcome record drought, lawlessness and prohibition, and an epidemic of cattle theft; all battled under the cloud of Montana’s great depression, which preceded the nation by a decade,” according to Paramount.
Then there is the Yellowstone-inspired spin-off 6666, which will be set in the present day and centre around the Four Sixes, a well-known Texas ranch. By stating that ranch hand Jimmy (Jefferson White) is leaving the Duttons to move to Texas in Yellowstone season 4, which suggests he’ll be a part of the cast of the Yellowstone spinoff, Jimmy set up the spinoff.
1883 Season 2 Release Date
Curiously, despite the fact that further episodes of 1883 have been commissioned, Paramount+ has refrained from calling it an official season 2 in favour of referring to the next 1883 episodes as a part of an anthology series, According to premieredate website.
The following stage of the Yellowstone prequel voyage will consist of two presentations, one titled 1923 and the other 1883: The Bass Reeves Story, further adding to the confusion.
We don’t yet know when these series will be launched. Although 1883: The Bass Reeves Story’s first season premiered in December 2021.
1883 Season 2: Trailer
As we know there is no official announcement on 1883 Season 2. So there is no trailer yet. You can watch the trailer for 1883 season 1 below.
Frequently Asked Questions
Will 1883 Have a Second Season?
We Finally Have Some Clarity Regarding the Future of the 1883 Television Series After Some Misunderstanding. There Will Be a Second Season, and David Oyelowo Will Play the Starring Role of Real-life Lawman Bass Reeves.
Is Elsa Still Alive in 1883?
In the Heartbreaking 1883 Season One Finale, Elsa Dutton Passed Away While Being Held by Her Father. Elsa Was the Primary Character, Thus It Was a Tragic Finale When She Passed Away.