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A multi-generational epic telling of the story of America's birth as a superpower through the bloody rise and fall of one Texas oil empire.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Pierce Brosnan ...  Eli McCullough 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Jacob Lofland ...  Young Eli McCullough 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Henry Garrett ...  Pete McCullough 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Paola Nuñez ...  Maria Garcia / ... 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Zahn McClarnon ...  Toshaway 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Jess Weixler ...  Sally McCullough 20 episodes, 2017-2019
David Wilson Barnes ...  Phineas McCullough 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Sydney Lucas ...  Jeannie McCullough 20 episodes, 2017-2019
James Parks ...  Niles Gilbert 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Elizabeth Frances ...  Prairie Flower 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Shane Graham ...  Charles McCullough 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Kathryn Prescott ...  Young Ingrid 14 episodes, 2017-2019
Caleb Burgess ...  Jonas McCullough 14 episodes, 2017-2019
Carlos Bardem ...  Pedro Garcia 10 episodes, 2017
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The Son, from writers/producers Philipp Meyer, Lee Shipman and Brian McGreevy and producer Michael Connolly, is a multi-generational epic telling of the story of America's birth as a superpower through the bloody rise and fall of one Texas oil empire. Written by ahmetkozan

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My Fortune is Forged in Blood

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Drama | Western

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

8 April 2017 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Austin, Texas, USA See more »

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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

The Landlord's game, the board game which Pete's children were playing with, was the predecessor to Monopoly. The rationale of the game was to serve as a critique to capitalism: Exorbitant rents or monies were paid to the owners of said land, not because of the fruits of their labor but due to the fact that the land was in their possession. The developers of said game, hoped that the children who played the game would carry this feeling of unfairness into adulthood, and would act to change the system accordingly. See more »

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Referenced in The Simpsons: Krusty the Clown (2018) See more »

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Does time span make sense?
10 April 2017 | by pjsagg-50801See all my reviews

The series opens with what I would say is at least a 14 year-old boy being taken captive in 1849. The future is identified as 1915. That means the boy would be 80 years old. Seeing him on a horseback posse and being very physical in many ways doesn't make sense to me. Am I missing something?


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