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Game of Thrones' Finn Jones will star in second season of Dickinson on Apple TV+

Finn Jones
Finn Jones (Image credit: ROB LATOUR/REX SHUTTERSTOCK)

What you need to know

  • Finn Jones is set to star in season two of Dickinson on Apple TV+.
  • Jones started as Loras Tyrell in Game of Thrones and Danny Rand in Iron Fist.
  • Pico Alexander is also to appear alongside him in the season.

Game of Thrones and Iron Fist star Finn Jones is set to appear in season two of Dickinson on Apple TV+.

According to Deadline Jones, who played Loras Tyrell in GOT and Danny Rand in Iron Fist, will play Samuel Bowles, an "energetic and magnetic newspaper editor." The other new addition to the series, Pico Alexander, will play Henry "Ship" Shipley, an Amherst College dropout who boards with the Dickinsons.

Alongside GOT and Iron Fist, Jones has also starred in Netflix/Marvel's The Defenders and Luke Cage. Pico Alexander starred in Home Again alongside now-fellow Apple TV+ Reese Witherspoon, who is now appearing in The Morning Show.

The pair will join Hailee Steinfeld in the second season of Dickinson, which has proven to be one of the most enjoyable and popular shows on Apple TV+ since the launch last month. The description on Apple TV+'s press website states:

"Dickinson" is a half-hour comedy series that audaciously explores the constraints of society, gender and family from the perspective of rebellious young poet Emily Dickinson. Set in the 19th century, the series is a coming-of-age story that finds Emily to be the unexpected hero for our millennial generation.

Unlike most Apple TV+ shows, all of Dickinson's episodes were available to binge upon launch. It stars Steinfeld alongside Jane Krakowski, Toby Huss, Adrian Blake Enscoe, Anna Baryshnikov, and Ella Hunt. There is no indication at this time as to when season two of Dickinson will be released.

Stephen Warwick
Stephen Warwick

Stephen Warwick has written about Apple for five years at iMore and previously elsewhere. He covers all of iMore's latest breaking news regarding all of Apple's products and services, both hardware and software. Stephen has interviewed industry experts in a range of fields including finance, litigation, security, and more. He also specializes in curating and reviewing audio hardware and has experience beyond journalism in sound engineering, production, and design.

Before becoming a writer Stephen studied Ancient History at University and also worked at Apple for more than two years. Stephen is also a host on the iMore show, a weekly podcast recorded live that discusses the latest in breaking Apple news, as well as featuring fun trivia about all things Apple.