TNT is banking on the Old West.
Production on the pilot episode of “The Tin Star” for TNT began in late October and will run through the middle of the month.
“The Tin Star” is a Western TV series set in the 1880s and tells the story of three brothers, The Flynns, who step in to save the town of Gateway when the sheriff, who is their father, is murdered. The trio are pitted against a corrupt cattle baron determined to take over the town.
According to the New Mexico Film Office, the production will employ at least 130 New Mexico crew members and more than 350 principal and background talent.