The show's protagonist, Cullen Bohannon is shown as the hero, albeit with shades of grey when it came to his moral compass. His equivalent in the real life Hell On Wheels was John Stephen “Jack” Casement. Unlike Cullen, who was a Confederate soldier, John was actually a Union army general.
In this regard, where is hell on wheels located?
Exterior filming. Filming of the first season took place in Calgary, as well as areas in central and southern Alberta, Canada. The T'suu T'ina Native Indian Reservation, an Indian reserve in southern Alberta, was the location for most of the exteriors.
Where did they film Hell on Wheels?
Last year, much of the show was shot on the Albertina Farms south of Calgary. This year, it will be filmed at the CL Ranch west of the city, which will be playing Laramie, Wyoming and Truckie, California. Wirth talked with the Calgary Herald about returning to Alberta for Hell on Wheels' final ride.
Is hell on wheels going to come back?
Hell on Wheels will start running out of track on Saturday, June 11 at 9/8c, when the first of the AMC series' final seven episodes hits your TV box. The first half of the Hell on Wheels' fifth and final season, which was announced back in November 2014, aired last summer.