Deadline is exclusively reporting that Aaron Paul has signed up for a series regular role for the upcoming third season of HBO drama series Westworld.
Based on the 1973 Michael Crichton film and created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, the series is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin, set within a technologically advanced Wild West themed amusement park populated by android hosts.
The report states that the role that Aaron Paul has signed up for is being kept under wraps. Paul’s recent credits include The Path and the upcoming Apple drama anthology series Are You Sleeping?
The second season of Westworld starred Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, Tessa Thompson, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Jimmi Simpson, Rodrigo Santoro, Shannon Woodward, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Ben Barnes, Simon Quarterman, Angela Sarafyan, Luke Hemsworth, Katja Herbers, Neil Jackson, Jonathan Tucker, Gustaf Skarsgård, Fares Fares, Betty Gabriel, Hiroyuki Sanada, Tao Okamoto, Julia Jones, Kiki Sukezane and Zahn McClarnon.