Yellowstone recently aired its first season on Paramount, with the final episode airing on August 22. Averaging 5 million viewers per episode across its first season, the drama is the first scripted original picked up for a second season by the fledgling network. The Hollywood Reporter, when Yellowstone debuted its first episode back in June, 5.3 million total viewers tuned in — a network high for Paramount. The same article also reports that as of late July, Yellowstone was “cable’s most-watched series behind AMC juggernaut The Walking Dead.”
Atticus worked as a series regular in the DC Entertainment pilot Scalped. He is best known for his work as a recurring guest star on Men Of A Certain Age and Big Love. A Native American actor, he has also appeared on such television shows as The Mentalist, Nip/Tuck, and Pushing Daisies.