Following on from the recent news that “Big Sky” has been renewed for a third season, it has been announced that Reba McEntire has joined the series as a new regular.
In the third season, Reba McEntire will play the role of Sunny Brick, who is described as the mercurial matriarch of the Brick Family, a successful backcountry outfitter with a secret history of missing customers.
Reba McEntire has previously starred in the hit sitcom, “Reba”, “Young Sheldon” and “The Little Rascals”. She is also a successful musician, who has sold over 56 million albums worldwide.
In the first season of “Big Sky”, Private detectives Cassie Dewell and Cody Hoyt join forces with his estranged wife and ex-cop, Jenny Hoyt, to search for two sisters who have been kidnapped by a truck driver on a remote highway in Montana. But when they discover that these are not the only girls who have disappeared in the area, they must race against the clock to stop the killer before another woman is taken.
In the second season, “Big Sky” follows private detectives Cassie Dewell and Jenny Hoyt as they reunite to investigate a car wreck outside of Helena, Montana, and 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.
The series stars Katheryn Winnick as Jenny Hoyt, Kylie Bunbury as Cassie Dewell, Brian Geraghty as Ronald Pergman, Dedee Pfeiffer as Denise Brisbane, Omar Metwally as Mark Lindor, Anja Savcic as Scarlet Leyendecker and Janina Gavankar as Ren. Elwood Reid (“The Chi,” “Hawaii Five-0”) serves as showrunner and executive producer.
Based on the series of books by C.J. Box, “Big Sky” is executive produced by David E. Kelley, Elwood Reid and Ross Fineman, and is produced by 20th Television in association with A+E Studios. The series is also released as a Star Original on Disney+ in many countries including the UK and Australia.
No release date for the third season has yet been announced.
The first two seasons are available to stream on Hulu in the US and the series has also been released as a Star Original on Disney+ internationally.
Are you looking forward to the return of “Big Sky”?
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