Dead Man's Walk

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  • TV-14
  • Genre(s): Western
  • Release year: 1996
Dead Man's Walk is an American epic Western adventure television miniseries starring David Arquette as Augustus McCrae and Jonny Lee Miller as Woodrow F. Call. It was directed by Yves Simoneau. It is a two-part adaptation of the 1995 novel of the same... read more
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Dead Man's Walk is an American epic Western adventure television miniseries starring David Arquette as Augustus McCrae and Jonny Lee Miller as Woodrow F. Call. It was directed by Yves Simoneau. It is a two-part adaptation of the 1995 novel of the same name by Larry McMurtry and is chronologically the third book of the Lonesome Dove series, but regarded as the first events in the Lonesome Dove franchise. In this prequel to Lonesome Dove, it is 1840s Texas, and two young men join the Texas Rangers unit that's on a mission to annex Santa Fe. The series was originally broadcast by ABC over two nights in May 1996, and was later nominated for several awards.

Original Release

05/12/1996

Cast

Tim Blake Nelson Johnny Carthage
David Arquette Augustus McCrae
Edward James Olmos Captain Salazar
Ray McKinnon Long Bill Coleman
Harry Dean Stanton Shadrach
Jonathan Joss Kicking Wolf
Keith Carradine Bigfoot Wallace
Jonny Lee Miller Woodrow F. Call
F. Murray Abraham Caleb Cobb
Eric Schweig Buffalo Hump
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Episode #1.1 Sunday, 12 May 1996
2 Episode #1.2 Monday, 13 May 1996
3 Episode #1.3 Tuesday, 14 May 1996

Directors

Yves Simoneau

Writers

Larry McMurtry, Diana Ossana

Cast

Tim Blake Nelson Johnny Carthage
David Arquette Augustus McCrae
Edward James Olmos Captain Salazar
Ray McKinnon Long Bill Coleman
Harry Dean Stanton Shadrach
Jonathan Joss Kicking Wolf
Keith Carradine Bigfoot Wallace
Jonny Lee Miller Woodrow F. Call
F. Murray Abraham Caleb Cobb
Eric Schweig Buffalo Hump
Brad Greenquist Kirker
Patricia Childress Matilda Jane
Jared Rushton Wesley Buttons
Hugo Urrutia San sabe jefe
Gretchen Mol Maggie
Gary Fuentes Salazar's army man
Manuel Calderon General Dimasio
Clemente Navarette Old man
Robert Whipple Fast Boy
Eula Doonkeen Buffalo Hump's grandmother

Producers

Suzanne de Passe Executive Producer
Robert A. Halmi Executive Producer
Larry Levinson Executive Producer
Larry McMurtry Executive Producer
Diana Ossana Executive Producer
Suzanne de Passe Producer
Joe Lunne Producer
Frank Q. Dobbs Producer
Larry McMurtry Producer
Diana Ossana Producer
Larry Levinson Producer
Robert A. Halmi Producer

Editors

Michael D. Ornstein

1996 Emmy Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
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