Cinemax has picked up Banshee for an eight-episode fourth season. Today’s announcement comes a month into the Emmy-winning series’ third season. Antony Starr (Wish You Were Here) stars as Lucas Hood, an ex-con and master thief who assumes the identity of the sheriff of Banshee, Pa., where he continues his criminal pursuits while enforcing his own code of
justice. Banshee‘s fourth season will be executive produced by Alan Ball, Greg Yaitanes, Jonathan Tropper, Peter Macdissi, Adam Targum and Ole Christian Madsen. Returning cast and crew will be announced when they are confirmed.