After ending a stint on this yr’s sci-fi drama Outer Range, Shaun Sipos is sticking with Prime Video and has formally joined Reacher. He’ll star as a lead in Season 2 of the sequence alongside Alan Ritchson, in keeping with Deadline.
Canadian-born Sipos will play the character of David O’Donnell. Reacher follows the story of Jack Reacher (Ritchson), an skilled veteran navy police investigator who has entered again into civilian life. Sipos’ character O’Donnell is an officer who served alongside Reacher within the Military’s particular investigators unit, and is sort of a brother to Reacher. The sequence relies off of a criminal offense thriller ebook sequence by British writer Jim Grant, who publishes beneath the pen identify Lee Youngster.
Moreover his roles in Reacher and Outer Range, Sipos has starred in plenty of different sequence and movies, together with The Sandman, Melrose Place, Krypton, Last Vacation spot 2, The Texas Chainsaw Bloodbath 3D, and others. He’s additionally at present taking pictures the characteristic Black Diamond, reverse co-stars Inbar Lava and Ray Panthaki.
Whereas Season 1 was based mostly off the primary ebook in Youngster’s sequence, Ritchson revealed in an Instagram publish that Season 2 will comply with ebook eleven of Youngster’s sequence, entitled Unhealthy Luck and Hassle. David O’Donnell is a principal character within the ebook, and is the one novel within the sequence that he’s featured in. This explains Sipos’ one-season deal, implying that he may not return to future seasons. Ritchson’s Instagram publish incorporates a quote from the novel Unhealthy Luck and Hassle which supplies some clues into the significance of his character. The quote says “O’Donnell put his hand in his pocket and came out with his brass knuckles. Ceramic knuckles, technically.”
Season 1, which relies on the Kid’s debut novel Killing Flooring, follows Jack Reacher after he’s arrested for homicide. After he’s freed, he groups up with Oscar Finlay (Malcolm Goodwin) and Roscoe Conklin (Willa Fitzgerald) to research an enormous conspiracy involving corrupt offers between cops, businessmen, and politicians. Season 2, then again, will likely be a revenge story. Reacher’s buddies from his outdated navy unit begin turning up useless, and the season will give attention to his quest for solutions and thirst for revenge.
Reacher is offered to stream on Prime Video. Forged members embody Fitzgerald, Kristin Kreuk, Goodwin, Maria Sten, and others. Filming for Season 2 commences this fall and is anticipated to launch someday in 2023. Try the season one trailer beneath: