Wall Street Journal Calls Hell on Wheels 'Violent, Steamy'; Colm Meaney Talks to Digital Spy


This week, the Wall Street Journal touts the DVD release of Season 1 and Colm Meaney is interviewed about his experience shooting Hell on Wheels. Read on for more Hell on Wheels news.

The Wall Street Journal includes Hell on Wheels in a roundup of newly released TV shows on DVD, calling it a "violent, steamy Western." Also announcing the DVD release are Television Without Pity and OK Magazine.

• In an interview with Digital Spy, Colm Meaney talks about playing Thomas Durant and explains that his character is "a guy with a lot of history, shady dealings, but he's kind of on a mission."

• The Calgary Herald claims Hell on Wheels is in the running for five awards and "could win big" at the Rosies, also known as the Alberta Film and Television Awards.

Deadline.com reports that the Weinstein Company is in negotiations to purchase Anson Mount's upcoming movie, Code Name Geronimo, about the hunt for Osama bin Laden.