Brian Cox has hinted at a major plot twist as dark comedy Succession draws to a close next week. His foul-mouther character, media mogul Logan Roy, was killed off in episode three of the latest series in a shock turn.
But the Scottish actor, 76, revealed on BBC Two’s Amol Rajan Interviews that he thinks Logan might still be alive. Speaking ahead of Succession’s series four finale, he said: “I still believe this, maybe Logan isn’t dead.
This could be part of an elaborate ruse to find out If you think about it, from Logan’s point of view, he has to find out how are his children going to behave when he dies, what will then happen? "The only way to do that is to fake his death and actually, at some distant point, he’s observing the chaos that is following.” But he added that the character would not “come back from the dead”, saying: “I’m just saying that could have been a supposition.” READ MORE: Join the FREE Manchester Evening News WhatsApp community Cox also reckoned the Roy family patriarch and global media tycoon was written out of the hit HBO show “too early”.
He said although the shock twist had been done “in a pretty brilliant way” he had felt “a little bit rejected” by the decision.Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk