Follow-up actor “wrote spinoff” with emphasis on supporting characters

successor Actor Fisher Stevens has already written material for a spin-off centered on his character Hugo Baker.

The actor and filmmaker played Hugo, an executive at the fictional Waystar RoyCo, in seasons two, three and four of the hit HBO series.

According to Stevens, he wrote the unproduced story for his own benefit successor concludes later this month with the fourth and final season finale.

“I do that whenever I get a part, I write a bio,” he said The Hollywood Reporter. “And yes, Hugo has a plan.

“I can’t tell you the plan because I don’t want to tell it. But I think he will succeed.”

successor is a comedy drama that focuses on the power struggles among the adult children of media mogul Logan Roy (Brian Cox).

While fans and some of the successor The cast have expressed enthusiasm for a possible spin-off, but series creator Jesse Armstrong has downplayed talk of a sequel.

Asked by meeting Armstrong replied, “I think — I mean, it would be like a fun party game that I would do with my friends, but I wouldn’t say it publicly because it could be misinterpreted, so I’d write for everyone.” “

He added, “But I don’t think either of them are suitable for an actual TV spin-off.”

Kieran Culkin (left), Matthew MacFadyen (top center), Fisher Stevens (bottom center) and Nicholas Braun in “Succession”


In an interview with THRStevens – best known for his role in short circuitand for directing the Oscar-winning 2010 documentary The Bay – also thought about his reaction successor End.

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“Most of us got the wrap that same day, and we all just cried,” he said. “We all cried, and that’s rare.

“I was only on the show for two and a half years, but it was really sad.”

You can read The Independent‘s Summary of the Latest successor follow here.

successor airs Sunday at 9 p.m. on HBO in the US. In the UK, the episodes will premiere Monday at 2am on Sky and NOW.

Emma Bowman

Emma Bowman is a USTimesPost U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. Emma Bowman joined USTimesPost in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing

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