Longmire is man in psychic repair that buries his pain behind a brave face and dry wit. Struggling since his wife's death and at the urging of his daughter, Longmire knows that the time has come to turn his life around. With the help of Vic, a female deputy new to the department, he becomes reinvigorated about his job and committed to running for re-election.
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- On its premiere in June 2012, the series became A&E TV's most watched original series launch of all time with 4.1 million total viewers.
- Based on the "Walt Longmire" series of mystery novels written by Craig Johnson (XXXVIII).
- Walt's Ford Bronco is a 1994-1996 model - it has an airbag and a different steering wheel than the non-airbag models.
- When they find the drugs, money and gun case in the motel room, Longmire quips "money and guns all we need is lawyers" Is a reference to the song "Lawyers, Guns, and Money" by Warren Zevon.