Since Yellowstone first aired, it has been a topic of discussion with its captivating storyline and perfect star cast. But the recent discussions have seen a shift and fans are concerned about their favorite series. With rumors surrounding Kevin Costner’s disputes with the Yellowstone team, fans are concerned about how the story will continue in Yellowstone Season 5 part 2 without the Dutton family’s patriarch.
With the second part of Yellowstone season 5 still on hold, it has been confirmed that Costner will be part of the series but his character will have to be wrapped up abruptly which may or may not affect the flow of the story. But to focus on the positive side, the story is not over yet and fans are looking forward to the Yellowstone Season 5 Part 2 which will premiere in November 2023.
Yellowstone Season 5 Part 2 Release Date
After an intense ride of bad news and more bad news, the Yellowstone Season 5 Part 2 release date has been confirmed and will most probably air by next year. The production was supposed to begin this year but due to a writers’ strike followed by Costner’s scheduling disputes, the makers faced extreme delays.
Sheridan is confident that the audience with welcome them back for Part 2 of the apparent final season with the same love and enthusiasm. He said the story will impress the audience from the very first episode. Costner has also assured the audience that he will make sure to be available without the makers having to compromise on the plot.
How Many Seasons of Yellowstone Have Been Aired?
The first season of Yellowstone came out in 2018 with 9 episodes and won over the audience with its intriguing storyline and audience has always eagerly waited for Yellowstone next episode. The neo-noir drama surrounding the Yellowstone ranch and its borders captivated the audience. The well-received response resulted in four more seasons and hence Yellowstone currently has 5 seasons. The makers split the fifth and the final season in two parts with the second part still awaiting.
Will Kevin Costner be a Part of Yellowstone Season 5?
Veteran actor Kevin Costner, best known for his baseball movies, has struggled to juggle two projects together and hence had issues with scheduling his time for Yellowstone. Taylor Sheridon stated that Costner’s character of John Dutton was supposed to come to an end as per the original script as well but now it might have an abrupt closure. He did not hide his disappointment but also wished Costner good luck with his other project, Horizon: An American Saga 2.
“I’m disappointed. It truncates the closure of his character. It doesn’t alter it, but it truncates it. His movie seems to be a great priority to him and he wants to shift focus. I sure hope the movie is worth it — and that it’s a good one” Sheridon stated in an interview.
Yellowstone Season 5 Cast
With the first half of season 5 already aired, the Yellowstone season 5 cast is expected to be the same in part 2. After the air around Kevin Costner’s return for Yellowstone season 5 has been cleared, fans can relax about the series not taking some abrupt turn and getting spoiled.
Yellowstone Season 5 cast:
|Kevin Costner||John Dutton|
|Kelly Reily||Beth Dutton|
|Luke Grimes||Kayce Dutton|
|Wes Bentley||Jamie Dutton|
|Kelsey Asbille||Monica Dutton|
|Cole Hauser||Rip Wheeler|
|Gil Birmingham||Thomas Rainwater|
|Jefferson White||Jimmy Hurdstorm|
Yellowstone Season 5 Trailer
Fans have been waiting to see the Yellowstone cast in action. Since the production was halted for a long time, the trailer for Yellowstone Season 5 Part 2 has not been released yet. But here is the trailer for Yellowstone Season 5 so you can get the essence of the show if you have not watched it yet.
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Yellowstone Season 5 Part 2 Plot: What’s in Store?
One thing is for sure, the upcoming episodes will have twists and turns we could never imagine. After all the series has not failed to impress us till now and the climax will have us on the edge of our seats. Who will survive in the Yellowstone ranch? Beth or Jamie, who will kill whom? Will the Duttons go bankrupt? These are some questions we all have been waiting to get our answers to and hopefully, the wait won’t be too long.
Since the shoot has not been commenced yet, absolutely nothing is known about the plot and even the star cast is waiting in suspense along with the fans. Addressing the rumors regarding Kevin Costner’s character John Dutton’s death, the actor said, “I don’t want to die… just too much to do. In terms of this story, I don’t know where that’s gonna go… I haven’t really thought about it. Everybody dies, but it’s how you live.”
We are also expecting to see Rip and Carter’s relationship progress and take a positive turn after some harsh moments in season 4.
It is not often that series like Yellowstone are made and the credit goes to its creators Taylor Sheridan and John Linson. From the star cast to the perfect storyline that never lost its grip, the series always served its audience. We can’t wait for another season of intense family drama, betrayal, romance, and some violence.