'Westworld' Season 2 Spoilers: Old Peter Escapes, Louis Herthum Returns As Dolores' Father
"Westworld" will add Louis Herthum's return as Peter Abernathy in the next season. Read on for more updates about "Westworld" Season 2.
Louis Herthum joins the growing roster of the show's notable actors. He plays the role of Peter Abernathy, Dolores' (Evan Rachel Wood) father. Prior to his role as a rancher, he also worked as a sheriff in the past.
The 60-year-old Herthum receives the latest promotion to become a recurring character to a regular cast member. In the recent casting updates, British actress Talulah Riley will also come back as Angela. She will also appear in "Westworld" Season 2.
What Happened To Old Peter In "Westworld"?
Old Peter, which is Herthum's role, became curious over a mysterious photograph of a woman. His curiosity led him to remember few things including the girl and a few Shakespeare quotes.
When an upgrade happened, Robert Ford (Anthony Hopkins) learned about Old Peter's "aberrancy" spell. The latter had the chance to access the memory of his previous versions.
Because of this, the team behind "Westworld" decided to put him to sleep in the Cold Storage. It was after another host named Walter breached as well. They eventually lobotomized and decommissioned Old Peter and Walter.
"Westworld" Season 2 Episode 1 Spoilers
There have been two hosts for Peter Abernathy in the first season. The higher-ups picked the Bartender host (Bradford Tatum) to play the role. Dolores did not notice the change until the bandits attacked their ranch.
TV Guide pointed out several possibilities for Old Peter. It seems that being inside the Cold Storage might be his permanent location.
Viewers did not really see what happened to him in "Westworld" Season 1. There is a chance that he will escape the basement and begin a revolution against "Westworld." According to the outlet, the show might also feature a new story for Old Peter.
In season 1, Charlotte began her group's plan on including him to the train to the real world. She and the others previously uploaded past "Westworld" information into Peter. They wanted to acquire some top-secret data.
Can Old Peter escape the Cold Storage? Will he reunite with his daughter Dolores? Stay tuned for more updates on Louis Herthum and "Westworld" Season 2.
"Westworld" Season 2 airs next year on HBO.