The year is 1865 and after his wife is killed, Cullen Bohannon, a former Confederate solider decides to enact revenge on a group of corrupted Union officials. However, to do so, he will have to work and travel with the construction unit of the transcontinental railroad.
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Last Episode05x14 Done Aired: Jul. 23, 2016
The golden spike, government hearings and unpredictable actions mean new beginnings and endings for the survivors.
Series Fun Facts
- Christopher Heyerdahl and Colm Meaney were also primary antagonists on Stargate Atlantis (Todd the Wraith and Cowan of the Genii, respectively).
- "Hell On Wheels Main Title" Written by 'Kevin Kiner' and 'Gustavo Santaolalla'
- David Von Ancken directed the first and last episode of the show.