In the latest Yellow Vests casting news, it has just been announced that Elijah Wood will be joining the cast as a new character, as reported by television line. Wood will play a character named Walter, a “Civil Detective” who will interact with Misty in unexpected challenges. The role is described as a seasonal guest arc.
Wood is, of course, best known for his portrayal of Frodo in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, released in 2001, 2002 and 2003 respectively. RecentlyWood has starred in the 2016 BBC America sci-fi series Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency and the 2021 film No Man From God, and has voiced characters in two series: Star Wars Resistance and Summer Camp Island. .
Wood has also starred alongside his future Yellow Vests co-stars in previous projects. In 2017, he co-starred with Shauna Melanie Lynskey in the Netflix film I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore. And in 1997, Wood, along with Christina Ricci, a partner in the Yellow Vests scene, starred in the drama film Ice Storm.
A premiere date for The Yellow Vests season 2 has yet to be announced, but stars Lynskey and Tony Cypress have revealed ET that production is slated to start sometime this month. Stay tuned for updates on the upcoming second season.