TV series Longmire on A&ENetwork: A&E, Netflix
Episodes: Ongoing (hour)
Seasons: Ongoing

TV show dates: June 3, 2012 — TBD
Series status: Cancelled but later revived

Performers include: Robert Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Lou Diamond Phillips, Bailey Chase, Adam Bartley, and Cassidy Freeman.

TV show description:      
Set in Big Sky country, this thriller TV show is based on the Walt Longmire Mystery novels by best-selling author Craig Johnson.

Walt Longmire (Robert Taylor) is the charismatic, dedicated and unflappable sheriff of Absaroka County, Wyoming. Recently widowed, Longmire is a man in psychic repair that buries his pain behind a brave face and dry wit. He’s known for his manners, strength, and old fashioned approach. His dedication to the law and his passion for the great West make him a desirable lawman.

Victoria ‘Vic’ Moretti (Katee Sackhoff) is the newest addition to the sheriff’s office. Leaving the homicide division in Philadelphia after five years, Vic is still adjusting to dealing with the locals in her new town. Her playful relationship with Longmire holds a deeper connection that allows her to be his most trusted deputy. Vic is out to prove she isn’t a rookie and to show she is capable and loyal.

Henry Standing Bear (Lou Diamond Phillips) is Walt’s lifelong best friend and a local bar owner. Henry is a handsome and charming Cheyenne who is fiercely protective of his tribe and serves as Walt’s go-between with the reservation. Being a business owner, he is comfortable with progress and modernity while maintaining a connection with his past, unlike his close friend.

Deputy Branch Connally (Bailey Chase) is a go-getter with blind confidence. He has political aspirations that often motivate him more than solving cases. His resentment toward Walt’s outdated approach further inspire him to run for sheriff, especially after feeling that he is picking up his boss’s slack. He wants to bring Absaroka County into the 21st century, and he longs to update the sheriff’s station with the technology that other law enforcement agencies use.

Another deputy, The Ferg (Adam Bartley), is a big guy with the heart of a puppy dog. He is loyal, sweet, well-meaning and eager to please. A gifted fly-fisherman who knows how to hunt and fix things, The Ferg has a long way to go as an investigator. Even though he may not be a perfect fit for the job, he is no coward.

Cady Longmire (Cassidy Freeman) is Walt’s only child and an attorney with dreams of the big city. After the death of her mother, Cady has taken it upon herself to help her father get his life back together. She is keenly aware of his imperfections and is the only one not afraid to point them out. Her straight talk and sense of humor connect this father-daughter duo even though they both tend to drive the other crazy.

Series Finale:     
Episode TBD
This TV show has not ended yet.
First aired: TBD


What do you think? Are you a fan of the Longmire TV series? Do you think it should be cancelled or renewed for another season on Netflix?

Canceled and renewed TV show

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  1. Dan Evans says

    NETFLIX, this is a GREAT series, please pick it up! Every episode was fantastic. The actors and actresses are wonderful, and portray their characters splendidly. It can’t stop with ‘Ashes-to-Ashes’! Also, would someone let me know where the Netflix-Warner discussions are on this at present, i.e., Jun 29, 2015. This series and these actors deserve to continue. Thanks.

  2. Bobby Rhodes says

    I have missed this great show on A&E. The excecs there really blew it with this one….such a shame. Great show with story lines and characters that are easy to relate with. The show should never have been cancelled and should be revived. Until then, I’ll wait for the previous season comes out on DVD.

  3. Caryl Kuchler says

    Yes, please don’t cancel this show. Our friends and I have been impatiently awaiting it’s debut on Netflix. It is a great show.

  4. Carolyn says

    No, I don’t think Longmire should be cancelled. It’s the best show on TV and I never miss it.

  5. arlond goodwin says

    I really like this show,It’s almost like watching a western ,which is nice,because of all the stupid reality shows such….

  6. Dlrn57 says

    This show was really interesting. It was different than a lot of other shows. Good story line and character development. I wish it would be brought back instead of all these trashy reality shows that glorify poor behavior and attitudes.

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