07/27/2013 09:32 am ET Updated Sep 26, 2013

Anson Mount opens up about Season 3 Of "Hell On Wheels."


The AMC Western Hell on Wheels returns Aug. 10 with a two-hour premiere that picks up in the winter of 1867. We find former confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon (Anson Mount) readying to assume control of the Union Pacific Railroad, emancipated slave Elam Ferguson (Common) wondering whether wearing a badge will be too dangerous for a new family man, and railroad impresario Thomas "Doc" Durant (Colm Meaney) scheming to get out of jail and back into business. Here are 10 things you can look forward to in season 3: