Search Party adds Jeff Goldblum as Dory [Spoiler] in season 5

The ubiquitous Jeff Goldblum joined the Research group at HBO Max.

The streaming service announced Thursday that the Oscar and Emmy nominee will recur in season 5 of the black comedy as Tunnel Quinn, “a charismatic tech billionaire who enters into a very public business partnership with Dory de the other side of his near-death experience “. Along the way, “Dory brings old friends Portia, Elliott and Drew into the business as they embark on a selfless but terrifying journey.”

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Research group is such a brilliant show, ”Goldblum said in a statement. “What a thrill and privilege to be a part of it! I respect and adore everyone involved in this magical entertainment.

Goldblum, whose TV credits include Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Portlandia and Will & Grace, the most recently hosted from Disney + The world according to Jeff Goldblum, which has been renewed for a second season.

Season 4 of Research group ended on a massive cliffhanger in which Dory appeared to have died in this fire started by her psychotic stalker Chip and aunt Lylah, only for the final moments of the episode to reveal that she actually survived the destructive blaze. . Series creators Charles Rogers and Sarah-Violet Bliss previously told TVLine what to expect if the show was to be picked up for a fifth installment.

“I think it’s safe to say that the show has gotten more and more extreme, but we don’t want to write it beyond welcoming it. Whether that means Season 4 is the end or continues, we want to make sure that we always have something smart to say about these characters, ”Rogers said.

Research groupThe first three seasons of ‘s followed amateur sleuths through “a messy private investigation, semi-accidental murder, absurd cover-up and a sensational trial,” according to the show’s official description. Season 4 saw Dory taken prisoner by Chip, forcing her friends to once again form a search party to find her.

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