Season One

Chestnut

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The Man in Black conscripts a condemned man to help him reach the unspoken secrets of Westworld, while the park’s engineers attempt to recondition Maeve, a madam in Sweetwater’s brothel who may be experiencing recall of past events. A first-time guest named Billy arrives in town uncertain what to make of his options, and cocky programmer Lee Sizemore pitches his new narrative.

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A pair of guests, first-timer William (Jimmi Simpson) and repeat visitor Logan (Ben Barnes), arrive at Westworld with different expectations and agendas. Bernard (Jeffrey Wright) and Quality Assurance head Theresa Cullen (Sidse Babett Knudsen) debate whether a recent host anomaly is contagious. Meanwhile, behavior engineer Elsie Hughes (Shannon Woodward) tweaks the emotions of Maeve (Thandie Newton), a madam in Sweetwater's brothel, in order to avoid a recall. Cocky programmer Lee Sizemore (Simon Quarterman) pitches his latest narrative to the team, but Dr. Ford (Anthony Hopkins) has other ideas. The Man in Black (Ed Harris) conscripts a condemned man, Lawrence (Clifton Collins, Jr.), to help him uncover Westworld's deepest secrets.