Ariana DeBose joins the cast of Westworld season 4. The 31-year-old star recently secured her first Academy Award for her performance as Anita in Steven Spielberg’s musical, West Side Story.

Making her television debut in 2009’s So You Think You Can Dance, DeBose has since featured in the Apple TV comedy Schmigadoon! and the Broadway cast of Hamilton

As well as providing the voice of Danielle in Netflix’s Big Mouth spinoff, Human Resources. DeBose's star is only rising, as she was also cast in Sony's Marvel movie Kraven the Hunter.

Created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, Westworld made its debut on HBO in 2016 to widespread praise.

After an almost two-year break, HBO recently released the first trailer for Westworld season 4, teasing the unexpected return of Evan Rachel Wood after the apparent death of her original character

The Hamilton actress joins the likes of other returning stars, including Thandiwe Newton, Aaron Paul, Luke Hemsworth, Ed Harris, Jeffrey Wright, Tessa Thompson, and Angela Sarafyan.

After a two year wait since the release of season 3, Westworld fans are understandably eager to see what season 4 has in store.

which featured Anthony Hopkins, the show is perhaps hoping to bolster its star power with the addition of the newly crowned Oscar winner in a mysterious new role.