“Longmire” (A&E) can be seen each Monday evening beginning June 2, 2014 at 10/9 p.m. The modern western drama is currently filming its' third TV season in the state of New Mexico. It is based on the mystery novels written by Craig Johnson. It is set at Absaroka county in the state of Wyoming near an Indian Reservation. The mystery drama is currently one of the highest rated TV shows on the A&E cable network. It drew huge TV ratings in its' first & second TV seasons.
The third TV season sneak peak trailer for episode "1" is called, “The White Warrior.” There is a race against time to save Branch Connally who was shot near a sacred burial site. Henry Standing Bear sits in jail for the murder of the man who killed Walt's wife.
“Longmire” stars, Robert Taylor (Walt Longmire), Katee Sackhoff (Victoria 'Vic' Moretti), Cassidy Freeman (Cady Longmire), Lou Diamond Phillips (Henry Standing Bear), Bailey Chase (Branch Connally), Adam Bartley (The Ferg) & Louanne Stephens (Ruby).
In the finale of the second TV season 2013. Branch Connally was shot near a sacred burial site on the Cheyenne Indian reservation. He was investigating the hit & run accident of Cady Longmire that landed her in the hospital during the elections for county sheriff. Branch ran against Walt Longmire & lost. Branch was also supported financially by the tribal council & Jacob Nighthorse (A Martinez). The tribe paid for Branch's campaign advertisements.
Cady was hit by the car to sabotage Longmire's election chances. The man who hit Cady committed suicide. His grave was visited by Branch who was then shot. Longmire found him & ran to get Branch to a doctor. Vic went on suspension after her supposed violent past caught up with her. A man named Ed followed her from Philadelphia & wanted revenge. Longmire eventually threatened Ed.
Henry Standing Bear was arrested for his involvement with the death of the man who killed Walt Longmire's wife. It all took place in Denver when Henry & Walt tracked down the killer. That man was eventually murdered too. A Denver police detective followed his evidence back to Absaroka. Henry was trying to protect Walt who wanted to exact revenge.