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Netflix Western THE ABANDONS With Lena Headey & Gillian Anderson Adds Cast

Netflix western The Abandons adds cast to Kurt Sutter’s saga of outlier families in 1850s Oregon.

Joining leads Lena Headey and Gillian Anderson in Alberta this summer are Lucas Till, Nick Robinson, Diana Silvers, Lamar Johnson, Aisling Franciosi and Natalia del Riego.

The Abandons, a group of diverse, outlier families pursue their Manifest Destiny in 1850s Oregon, a corrupt force of wealth and power, coveting their land, tries to force them out. 

These abandoned souls, the kind of lost souls living on the fringe of society, unite their tribes to form a family and fight back. In this bloody process, “justice” is stretched beyond the boundaries of the law. 

The Abandons will explore that fine line between survival and law, the consequences of violence, and the corrosive power of secrets, as this family fights to keep their land.

The Abandons:

Alberta filming dates: May 14 2024 – October 17 2024. Updated.

Creator/Showrunner: Kurt Sutter (Sons of Anarchy).

Cast: Lena Headey, Gillian Anderson, Lucas Till, Nick Robinson, Diana Silvers, Lamar Johnson, Aisling Franciosi, Natalia del Riego.


Lena Headey as Fiona Nolan, a strong-willed and devout Irish woman who, unable to have her own children, takes in four orphans to form her own family.

Gillian Anderson as Constance Van Ness, the matriarch of the wealthy Van Ness family who inherited her husband’s mining fortune, then doubled it. Despite the town’s inherent bias against women, her money, charm and ruthlessness created a network of political allies. For her, power, wealth and lineage trump all.

Lucas Till as Garret Van Ness.

Nick Robinson as Elias Teller.

Diana Silvers as Dahlia Teller.

Larmar Johnson as Albert Mason.

Aisling Franciosi as Trisha Van Ness.

Natalia del Riego as Lilla Belle.

Producers: SutterInk, Netflix.

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