Anna Paquin Joins the Cast of ‘The Affair’ Season 5

HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 17: Actress Anna Paquin attends the premiere of HBO's "True Blood" season 7 and final season at TCL Chinese Theatre on June 17, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Variety reported, Anna Paquin has been cast in the fifth and final season of Showtime “The Affair.”

Paquin will play the adult version of Joanie Lockhart. You can read the full details of the series below:

The show will jump forward in time multiple decades as Joanie returns to Montauk to investigate the death of her mother. In Season 4, Alison–played by Ruth Wilson–seemed to die by suicide only for the show to reveal that she was murdered by Ben, played by Ramón Rodríguez.