Factual Blood alum Anna Paquin becoming a member of The Affair as Alison’s daughter for final season

<em>Factual Blood</em> alum Anna Paquin becoming a member of <em>The Affair</em> as Alison’s daughter for final season

Some changes and new faces are coming to Montauk!

EW can verify that Anna Paquin (Factual Blood) will be half of Showtime collection The Affair for its fifth and final season as a grown-up version of Alison (Ruth Wilson) and Cole’s (Joshua Jackson) daughter Joanie.

In a transfer that sees fragment of the new season’s action soar forward in time by roughly two or three a long time, the now-grownup Joanie returns to a local weather-exchange ravaged Montauk, hoping to fragment collectively the truth about what took sing to her gradual mother, who died by the fingers of her love curiosity Ben (Ramón Rodríguez) in the dazzling discontinuance to season four.

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In accordance to the click open, season 5 will account the aftermath of Alison’s death and “make a choice up the characters coming to terms with the consequences of their selections” — maybe something to boot they would possibly be able to just quiet’ve been doing all alongside. “This final season is ready how every thing does in actuality fall apart in the discontinuance, nevertheless somewhere in that wreckage, the seeds of exchange at closing sprout,” reads the community’s legitimate logline for the 10-episode farewell season.

While it has already been confirmed that Wilson would possibly presumably maybe maybe also no longer be returning to the level to in any ability next season, forged people situation to approach serve embody Dominic West (Noah), Maura Tierney (Helen), Julia Goldani Telles (Whitney), Jadon Sand (Trevor) and Sanaa Lathan (Janelle). As beforehand reported, Joshua Jackson (Cole), Catalina Sandino Moreno (Luisa), and Omar Metwally (Vik) be half of Wilson in departing the level to for correct.

Upcoming visitor stars additionally embody Claes Bang (The Lady in the Spider’s Web), who will play Sasha Mann, “a charismatic film indispensable person and love curiosity for Helen,” as successfully as Emily Browning, Omar Metwally, Russell Hornsby, John Doman, Kathleen Chalfant, Max Fowler, Abigail Dylan Harrison and Jake Siciliano.

The fifth and final season of The Affair will premiere on Showtime in 2019.

TVLine first reported the info of Paquin’s casting.

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Two marriages collide when a tragedy brings an affair to light; the Showtime long-established collection stars Joshua Jackson and Maura Tierney.