Angela Zhou on Her Gender-Bending Role on ‘Hell on Wheels’

The name of the actor who portrays Chinese American railroad worker and translator Fong, a character which debuted on this season of “Hell on Wheels,” was initially abbreviated to A. Zhou, and it wasn’t until after last week’s episode “Mei Mei,” where it was revealed that A. stood for Angela. Actress Angela Zhou was playing the “male” character Fong, […]

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‘Hell on Wheels’ Pays Tribute to the History of Chinese Railroad Workers in America

“Hell on Wheels” is an AMC TV show about the building of the Transcontinental Railroad, and follows the drama and corruption that ensue during the race between the Central Pacific and Union Pacific railroad networks. As the show embarks on its fifth and final season, Cullen Bohannon (played by actor and producer Anson Mount) has left his […]

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AMC Renews ‘Hell on Wheels’ for Season 4

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 […]

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What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

Monday August 6: ‘Miss Advised‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Season Finale** Record Now In the first season finale, Amy learns new lessons in a newfound relationship. Elsewhere, Julia breaks her dating rules to woo a math teacher, and Emily’s trip to California wine country with David takes an unexpected course. Tuesday August 7: ‘Shipping Wars‘ (9pm […]

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