Actor Robert Taylor plays the role as Sheriff Walt Longmire in Longmire TV show. Walt Longmire is a throwback to the iconic lone hero of classical Westerns. He loves justice and truth, especially the truth of his wife’s death.
On August 28, Longmire was canceled. Then, Warner Horizon Television shopped it to other networks and on November 19, 2014, the series was renewed for a fourth season, which will air on Netflix on September 10, 2015. Very soon!
Actor Anson Mount plays the role as Cullen Bohannon in Hell on Wheels (AMC). He is a former Confederate soldier who was determined to avenge the cruel deaths of his son and his wife during the Civil War. Then, he started to work on the construction of the First Transcontinental Railroad across the United States and something changed. Now, he wants to reach the Pacific Ocean.
“I think the American Western laid down a kind of subject matter that’s about following your instinct or following your gut and having a sort of removed quality from your humanity. And I think Clint Eastwood helped to establish that.” Anson Mount.
Bill Paxton is General Sam Houston in Texas Rising. A real hero! Texas Rising is a 2015 History Channel 10-hour television miniseries based on the Texas Revolution against Mexico and how the Texas Rangers were created.
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Jacob Blair is William Pinkerton in The Pinkertons TV series. The show is officially licensed with the Pinkerton detective agency, and features stories based on actual cases from the Pinkerton detective agency archives dating to the 1860s. William Pinkerton was the founder’s son and also a Pinkerton agent. Very brave and clever!
Video: The Pinkertons. Trailer.
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