Anson Mount as Cullen Bohannon
In Hell on Wheels, Anson Mount stars as Cullen Bohannon, a former soldier hell bent on avenging his wife’s death.
Most widely known for his starring role as Deputy District Attorney Jim Steele on the NBC drama series Conviction, Anson Mount was most recently seen in the feature films Straw Dogs, opposite James Woods, Burning Palms, opposite Zoe Saldana, and Cook County, on which he also served as producer. Other recent films include Hick, opposite Alec Baldwin, Code Name: Geronimo, opposite Cam Gigandet, and Safe, opposite Jason Statham.
Additional film credits include Crossroads, City by the Sea, In Her Shoes and All the Boys Love Mandy Lane. Mount also co-starred in the Miramax film Battle of Shaker Heights, as seen on the HBO series Project Greenlight.
Mount’s most notable television work includes the ABC series Line of Fire, recurring roles on NBC’s Third Watch, and guest appearances on such critically acclaimed series as HBO’s Sex and the City, CBS’s CSI: Miami, and the WB’s Smallville.
Stage credits include, Three Sisters for Classic Stage, Lanford Wilson’s Fifth of July at the Bay Street Theatre and Eugene O’Neill’s Mourning Becomes Electra for The New Group. Mount received the 1998 Drama League Award for originating and starring as Joshua in the off-Broadway production of Terrence McNally’s controversial play Corpus Christi.