Each McGraw, 54, and Hill, 53, took to Instagram to share the information of their casting within the western drama.
“A variety of you might have most likely heard by now that we’re on to a brand new undertaking and we’re fairly enthusiastic about it,” McGraw said in a video shared on the app. “Religion and I get to star alongside Sam Elliot, I imply goodness gracious, for the brand new ‘Yellowstone’ prequel known as ‘1883.’”
He stated the present might be a “incredible household saga” that may chronicle the sooner days of the Dutton household, “their journey to Montana and the way they based the ranch up there.”
The “Country Strong” actor gushed over author Taylor Sheridan, who McGraw known as “one of the crucial particular writers I’ve had the pleasure [of] studying materials from.”
“We could not be extra excited,” he continued, explaining that the present is the explanation behind him rising out his beard – a standard query from followers in latest days.
Hill additionally shared a short video of herself joyously holding up the primary web page from her script for the primary episode of “1883.”
“Lastly the day has come after I get to share some thrilling information with you!” she wrote in the caption. “I might be taking part in Margaret Dutton, the unique matriarch of the Dutton household within the Yellowstone prequel 1883.”
The singer added: “Simply wait, you might have by no means seen something like this!”
In a press launch obtained by Fox Information, McGraw added that the position was a “dream job.”
“The Duttons are super characters and it’s so thrilling to have the ability to carry them to life,” he continued. ” As a child rising up using horses, you concentrate on dream jobs like this and I’m simply so excited to work with this wonderful forged and crew.”
Hill added: “The Duttons are a formidable household and it’s an absolute dream to carry such a powerful feminine character like Margaret Dutton to life. I’m humbled and honored to work with Taylor and his total workforce.”
Elliot, 76, will play Shea Brennan, a “robust as nails” cowboy with a painful previous.
“All of it begins with the writing, and Taylor Sheridan is a superb author,” he acknowledged. “I feel the western style speaks clearly to each of us. The basic struggles of man towards man, man towards nature, and man towards himself. It’s all there, in 1883, and I’m honored to be part of it.”