Hiroyuki Sanada joins season 2 of Westworld as a recurring character!
Japanese actor Hiroyuki Sanada is set for a major recurring role on the upcoming second season of Westworld,HBO’s multi-Emmy-nominated breakout sci-fi Western. Sanada will play Musashi, but further details of the role remain under wraps.
Created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy based on the 1973 Michael Crichton movie, Westworld is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin. The series heads into Sunday’s Emmy ceremony with 22 nominations including for Outstanding Drama Series, lead actress for Evan Rachel Wood, and lead actor for Anthony Hopkins.