It’s lastly right here! Season 4 of Westworld might be returning to HBO after greater than two years — and the present continues to be extra of a thriller than ever.
Throughout the explosive season 3 finale in 2020, viewers questioned Dolores’ (Evan Rachel Wooden) destiny on the present in addition to William’s (Ed Harris) future after he was seemingly changed by a model of the Man in Black.
For the staff behind the hit sequence, approaching a brand new season of Westworld is all about getting to lift the bar. “One of many enjoyable issues about me for the present, when Lisa [Joy] and I have been speaking about it manner again when, was the power of this present to shift genres each season, and the invitation to do it,” creator Jonathan Nolan advised The Hollywood Reporter in Could 2020. “We felt we had an open invitation to mess around, particularly on this second the place TV is reinventing itself continuously, to have a present that reinvents itself season after season.”
On the time, Nolan highlighted that the style bought to vary from one season to the following. “You’ve got a Western, you could have a samurai film, you could have warfare films, you could have science-fiction. There are all the totally different variations of the long run you could have seen through the years in films,” he added. “We get to mess around with all of that, and make textual content of all of that. So the concept subsequent season will really feel totally different and distinct in style from the earlier seasons? Sure, that’s completely a part of the construction of the present.”
By way of world-building, Nolan famous that the total imaginative and prescient has been deliberate since they began engaged on the present. “After we have been writing the pilot, we had this wonderful interval the place we felt we would have liked to provide you with a plan. The story laid itself out very neatly into chapters,” he shared. “We’ve got been speaking about it from the start. We’re giving all people a little bit of a break, and clearly it’s a loopy second proper now. We’ve got been speaking about [season 4] for a very long time.”
Though the inventive staff selected to remain quiet concerning the upcoming story traces, Nolan teased that it wasn’t essentially the top of Wooden’s time on the present. “We love Evan Rachel Wooden. She’s a terrific, terrific actor. It was an actual journey with the character. You do must watch out in a present the place these are robots, and dying is a distinct deal,” he stated, referring to Dolores’ dying. “We’ve gotten a way of what it might take to utterly kill a number. Due to the impermanence of a few of these issues, it’s important to watch out. However that character is gone. We love working with Evan.”
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