The story of the early days of Deadwood, South Dakota; woven around actual historic events with most of the main characters based on real people. Deadwood starts as a gold mining camp and gradually turns from a lawless wild-west community into an organized wild-west civilized town. The story focuses on the real-life characters Seth Bullock and Al Swearengen.
- Genre: Western, Crime, Drama
- Studio: HBO
- Keyword: sheriff, saloon, gambling, brothel, greed, gold rush, gold mine, outlaw, doctor, saloon owner, wild west, mining town, south dakota, historical drama, 19th century, 1870s
- Cast: Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane, Molly Parker, Jim Beaver, W. Earl Brown, Dayton Callie