From The Walking Dead‘s Robert Kirkman and EP Chris Black, the horror drama follows Kyle Barnes (Patrick Fugit), a man who has been plagued by dark, supernatural forces since childhood. Philip Glenister, Kate Lyn Sheil, Julia Crockett, David Denman, and Brent Spiner also star.
Lost fans will remember Gainey as “Other” Tom Friendly. He also played Sheriff Griffen Conroy on Happy Town, which was cancelled by ABC in 2010. Gainey’s long list of TV series credits also includes Justified and Kingdom.
Madelyn Deutch (sister of Ringer‘s Zoey Deutch and daughter of actress Lea Thompson and director/husband Howard Deutch) played Curls in History’s Texas Rising mini-series starring Bill Paxton and Jeffrey Dean Morgan.
Hoon Lee, who voices Splinter in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, played Job on Banshee, which recently ended its Cinemax run. He has also appeared on TV series including Bosch, Hawaii Five-0, and The Blacklist.
Here is more on the trio’s new Outcast characters, from Deadline:
In the second season, the exploration and mystery of what lies behind the supernatural manifestations and why they are drawn to Kyle continues. What Kyle has uncovered along the way could bring the end of life on Earth as we know it
Gainey will play Bob, a hermit who operates the junkyard on the edge of Rome. His brooding and eccentric demeanor conceals ties to Rome’s dark past. Deutch is Dakota, a free spirit who embraces an unconventional form of Christianity. Her perspective clashes with Reverend Anderson’s — and she ultimately reveals a knowledge of what it is that has befallen Rome. Lee will portray Dr. Kenneth Park, Chief of staff and an accomplished surgeon at Rome’s hospital, Dr. Park has his own cryptic agenda concerning Kyle.
What do you think? Did you watch the first season of Outcast? Do you plan to watch the second season of this supernatural TV series on Cinemax?