Into the West 2005 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 1, Episode 1 Wheel to the Stars

First Aired: June 9, 2005

A telling of American Western exploration begins with a Lakota-tribe holy man (Simon R. Baker) envisioning the white man's arrival. Meanwhile, a young Virginian (Matthew Settle) migrates to California by teaming with a band of mountain men, headed by rugged Jedediah Smith (Josh Brolin). Will Patton, Gary Busey. Steven Spielberg executive produced the epic six-part series.