Upcoming “Bass Reeves” is a limited series by creators Taylor Sheridanwho is best known for the “Yellowstone” franchise (through AV Club). The creator clearly has a penchant for Wild West stories, however, it seems likely that “Bass Reeves” will be more historically accurate than his earlier shows – if only because he’s creating the story around a real life and very important history. character.
Right now, there’s no release date for “Bass Reeves,” but we do know who will take the lead role. The actor tapped to play Reeves was David Oyelowowho said in announcement video, “To look at a character like him who has been erased from history, I just can’t wait to tell this story.” Oyelowo is known for his role as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr in the 2014 biopic “Selma”, which earned him a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor.
“Bass Reeves” will finally be on Paramount+, like other Sheridan works, so hopefully we won’t have to wait too long to see this new iteration of the famous lawyer.
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