Wednesday, December 28, 2011
AMC Renews Western Series 'Hell on Wheels'
It's official: AMC has restored "Hell on Wheels" for just about any second season.Days after news leaked the Western starring Anson Mount and customary would earn a pickup, the network has formally introduced plans for just about any sophomore season."Hell on Wheels" stands since the second-finest-rated drama series round the network, calculating 3.2 million total audiences and 1.5 million in grownups 25-54 and arises from author-designers Joe and Tony Gayton.The story in the building in the first transcontinental railroad increased being AMC's second-finest original series premiere if the launched in November behind the net's zombie hit "The Walking Dead," drawing 4.4 million total audiences, plus an impressive 2.4 million inside the key grownups 18-49 demographic.The Western now marks the fifth of six original series to stretch beyond newcomer seasons as AMC is constantly find success with scripted fare, joining "Walking Dead," "Mad Males," "Breaking Bad" and "The Killing."The Summer Season 1 finale is positioned for Jan. 15. The Hollywood Reporter