Ready for a full Yellowstone Cinematic Universe? Creator Taylor Sheridan has a prequel series in the works for Paramount Network titled Y:1883.
Now, here’s the best news we’ve heard in a long time. Yellowstone’s mastermind, Taylor Sheridan, has a prequel series in development for Paramount Network. Further, the show, titled Y:1883, is part of an exclusive signing between Sheridan and ViacomCBS/MTV Entertainment Group.
The best part? Y:1883 is keeping focus on our favorite family, the Duttons. 1883 will follow the ancestors of John Dutton as they travel out to the Great American West in the titular year, 1883. Further, show details specify that the family will end up and settle the very land in Montana we’ve come to know & love in Yellowstone.
Get ready: an exclusive, full sneak preview of Y:1883 will hit during Super Bowl LV Sunday, February 7.
Yellowstone Prequel Y:1883 Coming From Taylor Sheridan
“Taylor Sheridan is a visionary creative whose work has reinvented genres and amassed fan bases around the globe,” Chris McCarthy starts. For anyone unaware, McCarthy is the President of MTV Entertainment.
“We are thrilled he calls ViacomCBS and MTV Entertainment his home.”
“We couldn’t be more excited to build upon our partnership with him, expand the Yellowstone universe and showcase Taylor’s boundless talent across all of our brands and platforms.”
As for their focus on this incredible, storied chapter in American history, the show’s description also says “ is a stark retelling of Western expansion, and an intense study of one family fleeing poverty to seek a better future in America’s promised land – Montana.”
Ready to watch the ancestral Dutton’s traverse the Great Plains through the wilds of the American West? We sure as hell are!
Outsider.com will update this and all Y:1883 articles with details as they develop. We don’t have to tell you, but it’s an excellent time to be a Yellowstone fan!