Yellowstone Season 5 has started on Paramount. Big changes are coming to the cast of Yellowstone Season 5. Viewers will see the return of Josh Lucas (aka Young John Dutton), new faces, and more when the Paramount Network series returns in November. Mo Brings Plenty and Wendy Moniz are being promoted to series regulars for the fifth season and Kai Caster, Lainey Wilson, Lilli Kay, and Dawn Olivieri are joining the cast.
Starring Kevin Costner, Luke Grimes, Kelly Reilly, Wes Bentley, Cole Hauser, Kelsey Asbille, Brecken Merrill, Jefferson White, Forrie Smith, Denim Richards, Ian Bohen, Finn Little, Ryan Bingham, and Gil Birmingham, the series follows the Dutton family.
The cast of Yellowstone Season 5 includes new faces and returning cast members.
The previously confirmed returning ensemble cast includes Kevin Costner, Luke Grimes, Kelly Reilly, Wes Bentley, Cole Hauser, Kelsey Asbille, Brecken Merrill, Jefferson White, Forrie Smith, Denim Richards, Ian Bohen, Finn Little, Ryan Bingham, and Gil Birmingham. However, Deadline announced on June 10, 2022, that Yellowstone Season 5 would be adding even more members to its ranks.
Recurring cast members Kai Caster (American Horror Story), Lainey Wilson, Lilli Kay (Your Honor and Rustin), and Dawn Olivieri (1883, House of Lies) are joining the Yellowstone ranks for the first time. Additionally, fan-favorite characters Mo Brings Plenty (Mo) and Wendy Moniz (Governor Lynelle Perry), Jen Landon (Teeter), and Kathryn Kelly (Emily) have been promoted to series regulars for Season 5.
As for who the newbies will play, Deadline gives a few insights into the characters as well. Kai Caster will play “Rowdy,” a young cowboy. Lainey Wilson, a country artist whose songs have appeared on the show, will play “Abby,” a musician. Lilli Kay plays “Clara Brewer,” an assistant to one of the Duttons, and Dawn Olivieri will play “Sarah Atwood,” who is described as “a confident, corporate shark and a new arrival to Montana.”
Yellowstone’s official Instagram account posted a very important PSA confirming that season 5 will premiere on November 13.