Stephen Joseph Scott and Fiach Kunz cast in AMC's "INTO THE BADLANDS 3" which continues to film in Co. Wicklow until April 2018...
Into the Badlands stars American-born Hong Kong star Daniel Wu as Sunny, a former assassin (called a Clipper), who, after the Season 1 fallout with his former “baron” Quinn (Marton Csokas), is trying to find his way home to his love Veil (Madeleine Mantock) and newborn infant son, with a new roguish friend Bajie (Nick Frost) in tow. The series also follows Sunny’s apprentice M.K. (Aramis Knight), who possesses a dangerously uncontrollable power and The Widow (Emily Beecham), one of many barons who control the Badlands, who is using cold, calculating measures to make a better world.
Into the Badlands looks like nothing else on television, a literal high-wire act attracting passionate and dedicated fans by the millions. Thanks to series creators and showrunners Al Gough and Miles Millar, the terrific cast, led by Daniel Wu, the amazing martial arts team guided by the incomparable Master Dee Dee and fight directors Stephen Fung and Andy Cheng, and everyone else involved who brings this thrill ride to the fans.
Season 3 will have a few new regular characters.
Sherman Augustus (Westworld), who appeared in season two as Nathaniel Moon, is coming back for more. His character will join forces with The Widow and hopes to get revenge on Sunny.
Babou Ceesay (Guerilla) joins the cast and will play Pilgrim, "a zealous warlord who is on a quest to recover a mysterious artifact from Azra that could tip the balance of power in the Badlands."
Ella-Rae Smith (Clique) plays Nix, "a teenager whom Pilgrim loves like his own child and uses her dark abilities to enforce his will."
Lorraine Toussaint joins Into the Badlands Season 3 as a new series regular. Toussaint will play Cressida, described as “a self-styled Prophetess and mentor to Pilgrim. She is his spiritual guide, political counsel and chief military strategist.”
The recurring guest stars for the season include Dean-Charles Chapman and Lewis Tan.