Carole and her faithful husband would not be complete the series. Howard BaskinThe role of the sage is a key component to all that he does. He will be played by Kyle MacLachlan, who echoed Kate’s sentiments about Joe vs. CaroleIt’s a way to show a fresh side to real-life people. 

“I think any time you have a character, a damaged character—and both of these people are—you have a better understanding of who they are today based upon what you may have learned about the past,” Kyle told Daily Pop. “I think it makes people feel human.”