6 additional actors have been announced to have recurring roles in “Big Sky” Season 2 including Vinny Chhibber (Animal Kingdom, The Red Line), Romy Rosemont (Beyond, A Million Little Things), Patrick Gallagher (Joe Pickett, Twilight Zone), Ryan O’Nan (Fargo, Ray Donovan), Michael Malarkey (The Vampire Diaries, The Oath) and David Meunier (Helstrom, Justified). They will star opposite returning leads Kylie Bunbury and Katheryn Winnick.
(Top L-R) Vinny Chhibber, Romy Rosemont, Patrick Gallagher, Ryan O’Nan, Michael Malarkey and David Meunier
The series is based on The Highway series of books by C.J. Box. In Season 2, when private detectives Cassie Dewell (Bunbury) and Jenny Hoyt (Winnick) reunite to investigate a car wreck outside of Helena, Montana, they soon discover that the case may not be as straightforward as it seems. As they unravel the mystery of the accident, their worlds will collide with a band of unsuspecting teens, a flirtatious face from Jenny’s past, and a vicious outsider hellbent on finding answers.
Cast includes series regulars Janina Gavankar, Logan Marshall-Green, Brian Geraghty and Dedee Pfeiffer as well as Omar Metwally and Anja Savcic, who have been promoted from recurring to regulars for Season 2, and Jesse James Keitel, a series regular in season 1 who will recur in Season 2.
Additional cast members include Jamie Lynn-Sigler (The Sopranos), Madelyn Kientz (The Walking Dead: World Beyond), Troy Johnson (On My Block), Lola Reid (Barkskins), Jeremy Taylor (It films) TV Carpio (Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark) and Arturo Del Puerto (Camping).
Elwood Reid (The Chi, The Bridge, Barkskins) has been set as showrunner for Season 2. He takes over running the show from series creator and executive producer David E. Kelley who will remain as an exec producer and will still be involved creatively.
Filming on Season 2 is currently underway in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, and will continue through April 2022.
Season 2 of “Big Sky” premieres Thursday, September 30 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC and will stream the next day on Hulu in the United States. A release date for Season 2 for Star on Disney+ has not been announced yet.
You can watch a trailer for the second season below: