Veteran actor signs up for guest arc on FX drama
Hal Holbrook has signed on for a guest arc in upcoming season of FX motorcycle club drama “Sons of Anarchy.”The 85-year-old actor will play Nate Madock, the father of Katey Sagal’s character, Gemma, for four episodes. The two reconnect through unusual circumstances. Holbrook, a five-time Emmy winner, recently starred in indie “That Evening Sun,” playing a widow who moves back into his old home and causes trouble for his neighbors. “Sons of Anarchy,” which saw its ratings rise in season two, is beginning production on its 13-episode third season this week. Skein is exec produced by Kurt Sutter, Art Linson and John Linson and produced by Fox 21 and FX Prods.