BY CYNTHIA LITTLETON After a ratings turnaround in its third season, AMC has given a fourth season pickup to Western drama “Hell on Wheels” from Endemol and Entertainment One. AMC is so encouraged by “Wheels’ ” growth in season three, when it moved to a Saturday berth from Sunday, that it is expanding the order […]
AMC is adding a third night of original programming each week by announcing a Saturday premiere date for the Western “Hell on Wheels.” The third season of “Hell on Wheels” will premiere Saturday, Aug. 3, and will anchor Saturdays devoted to Westerns.
By Tim Kenneally | Reuters LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – AMC’s western drama “Hell on Wheels” will be back for a third season, and it will roll onto the air with a new showrunner, the network said Wednesday. John Wirth, whose credits include “V,” “Falling Skies” and “Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles,” is stepping in as […]
The showrunner of “Hell on Wheels” has parted ways with the AMC western soon after the announcement that it would return for a third season.
By MESFIN FEKADU NEW YORK — The history of slavery in America is a history of resistance, rebellion. Yet, movies and TV do not always showcase those themes. That’s one reason why the rapper Common is excited about AMC’s new series, “Hell on Wheels,” a Western that chronicles the building of the transcontinental railroad. Common […]