‘Expats’ Star Brian Tee Among Four Joining Prime Video’s ‘Reacher’ For Season 3

Coming off his big Prime Video debut in Lulu Wang’s Expats, Brian Tee (Chicago Med, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows) is joining the cast of the streamer’s action series Reacher for Season 3 as a series regular. Production is currently underway in Toronto.

Tee will portray Quinn who is described as a physically imposing and intimidating character. He was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Army whom Reacher (Alan RItchson) investigated ten years ago when he sold military secrets to hostile nations.

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Additionally, Johnny Berchtold and Roberto Montesinos have joined the cast as series regulars with Daniel David Stewart set to recur.

Berchtold plays Richard Beck, a sensitive and artistic college student who lost his mother when he was young and is the only son of businessman Zachary Beck (Anthony Michael Hall). Five years ago, he was the victim of a traumatic kidnapping that left him mutilated.

Montesinos plays Guillermo Villanueva, a DEA agent on the verge of retirement. He is the mentor and father figure of Agent Susan Duffy (Sonya Cassidy). Paunchy with bad knees and a good-natured sense of humor, he loves and cares about Duffy even though they bust each other’s chops all the time.

Stewart plays Steven Elliot, a clean-cut rookie DEA agent. He is a lovable guy who’s fresh-faced, new to the job and still learning.

In Season 3, based on the 7th book in Lee Child’s global best-selling series, Persuader, Reacher must go undercover to rescue an informant held by a haunting foe from his past.

As previously announced, Maria Sten will return as Frances Neagley.

According to Prime Video, Reacher Season 2 was its no. 1 title worldwide across both series and movies in 2023 during its premiere weekend (based on viewership). The series’ global audience grew 50% between seasons in the first three days after the second season’s debut on December 15, 2023. Both seasons are now streaming on Prime Video.

Reacher is produced by Amazon MGM Studios, Skydance Television and Paramount Television Studios. The series is written for TV by Emmy-nominated writer Nick Santora who is also showrunner and executive producer. In addition to Santora and Child, Ritchson executive produces Season Three, along with Don Granger, Scott Sullivan, Mick Betancourt; and David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Matt Thunell for Skydance. Carolyn Harris and Kenny Madrid are the executives in charge of the series for Skydance Television.

Tee is repped by Authentic Talent and Literary Management, Verve Talent and Literary Agency and Behr Abramson Levy Johnson. Berchtold is repped by Canopy Media Partners and Jackoway Austen Tyerman, et al. Montesinos is repped by Alvarado Rey Agency. Stewart is repped by 3Arts Entertainment, Gersh, and Jackoway Austen Tyerman, et al.

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