Cast and Characters of 'Hell on Wheels'

Anson Mount as Cullen Bohannan 1 of 11

Anson Mount is an up and coming American actor who stars in AMC's Western drama 'Hell on Wheels.' Mount plays Cullen Bohannan, a former Confederate soldier attempting to track down a group of Union soldiers that murdered his family. In the meantime, he works as a foreman on the transcontinental railroad while gathering clues to the murderer's identities.

You might recognize Mount from his roles in these films:

  • 'Safe'
  • 'Straw Dogs'
  • 'In Her Shoes'