'‘Yellowstone’ Director Taylor Sheridan Defends Series Against ‘Anti-Woke’ Claims

Sheridan Defends Series Against ‘Anti-Woke’ Claims

“They refer

to it as ‘the conservative show’ or ‘the Republican show’ or ‘the red-state ‘Game of

Even so,

cast members have been repeatedly snubbed for awards, and the program has yet to win

Sheridan’s goal

with “Yellowstone,” he told The Atlantic, was to do “responsible storytelling” by emphasizing the

In a

Western setting, these consequences often translate to bloody deaths and sacrifice, usually for protection of

The series

was inspired in part by Clint Eastwood’s revisionist Westerns and the screenwriter’s first-hand

“Yellowstone” actor

Jen Landon mused about the reason for the show’s nationwide popularity to The Atlantic

“There was

such a need and a hunger for this show,” she told the magazine

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