‘Ozark’ Season 3: Newcomer Madison Thompson Joins the Cast as Erin Pierce

by Jeremy Spirogis

Ozark is again with season 3, and the Byrde household continues to fall deeper into their harmful legal mess. The present is introducing new faces this season, together with newcomer Madison Thompson who performs Erin Pierce. So, who’s Thompson and what else has the actress been in?

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 Who is Madison Thompson?

19-year-old Madison Thompson has been working as an actress for practically seven years. She has appeared on a variety of common TV sequence together with Major Crimes, Henry Danger, American Housewife, and Shots Fired. In 2018, Thompson had a recurring position on the ABC comedy-drama Kevin (Probably) Saves the World, and likewise appeared on an episode of NCIS: New Orleans.

According to her IMDB biography, the actress has additionally taken on a variety of stage roles all through her profession. In 2018, Thompson was nominated for the Shuler Award for Best Supporting Actress for her portrayal of Wendy in a theater manufacturing of Peter Pan

The Atlanta native is at the moment pursuing a Business diploma in Cinematic Arts on the University of Southern California, the place she is a Presidential Scholar. 

On ‘Ozark’ Thompson performs Erin Pierce

Currently, Thompson performs Erin Pierce on Netflix’s hit drama, Ozark. Erin is the teenage daughter of Helen Pierce (Janet McTeer), the Navarro Cartel’s legal professional charged with maintaining Marty (Jason Bateman) and Wendy (Laura Linney) in line. 

In season 3, Erin leaves her Chicago dwelling to hitch her mom within the Ozarks. Similar to what Marty’s children Charlotte (Sofia Hublitz) and Jonah (Skylar Gaertner) went via after they first arrived, Erin struggles to regulate to life within the rural city. 

How Madison Thompon feels about becoming a member of the forged of ‘Ozark’ 

Ozark is by far Thompson’s most notable position, and the actress is clearly excited to be on the hit Netflix sequence. In a latest Instagram post, she shared her pleasure with a screenshot from the present. 

“So proud to be a part of the @netflix @ozark family,” Thompson captioned the photograph. “Thank you to all who helped me get here. I’m excited for you to finally meet Erin.”

In an interview with Radio Times, the actress opened up about her expertise on set. She additionally talked about the way it was working along with her co-star and director Jason Bateman.

“The first day on set Jason was actually directing me so it was really cool,” Thompson mentioned. “I felt like I was staring right into the machine of working on a show where the lead actor is also one of the head producers and is the director. You get to understand  his relationship and the fact that Jason does wear a lot of different hats in this role.”

Thompson additionally mentioned that followers can anticipate to see lots of her character in season 3, together with extra excessive stakes drama for Marty and his household. “I think that the stakes are raised to a level that viewers have never seen before,” she advised the outlet. “I think the new characters this season definitely shake it up and I think it also tone-wise strikes a great happy medium between that of season 1 and season 2 – so I’m really excited to see it.”

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