Season Number: 5
Episode Number: 1
Airdate: July 18, 2015
Director: David Straiton
Writer: Jami O'Brien
Producer: Peter Chomsky
Thomas Brady
Anson Mount
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"Chinatown" is the first episode of the fifth season of the AMC series Hell on Wheels.


Bohannon is in California with the Central Pacific Railroad building east through the mountains. He contends with the strange new world of Chinese workers, rowdy Irishmen, and bosses. Word that the Hatches are Mormon apostates comes in from Salt Lake City.




  1. Anson Mount as Cullen Bohannon
  2. Colm Meaney as Thomas Durant
  3. Christopher Heyerdahl as Thor Gundersen
  4. Tim Guinee as Collis Huntington
  5. Byron Mann as Chang
  6. Reg Rogers as James Strobridge
  7. MacKenzie Porter as Naomi Bohannon
  8. Angela Zhou as Fong

Guest starring

  1. Tzi Ma as Tao
  2. Josh Caras as Phineas Young


  1. Ivan Cermak as Cates
  2. Wei Dave Chen as Chen
  3. Mark Chin as Chang's Cook #1
  4. Maddie Dixon-Poirier as Jaine Strobridge
  5. Victor Gilbert as Strobridge Son
  6. Tighe Benjamin Gill as Shorty
  7. Chantelle Han as Polly
  8. Mark Krysko as Samuel
  9. Adam O'Byrne as Pete
  10. Ji Ling Li Dance Group #2
  11. Michael Patric as Matt Keane
  12. Amber Chardae Robinson as Mary Fields (Stagecoach Mary)
  13. Luke Roessler as William Bohannon
  14. Fiona Vroom as Hanna Strobridge
  15. Paul Wu as Chang's Cook #2
  16. Mao Zhen Zhang as Dance Group #3
  17. Yao Zhong Zhang as Dance Group #1

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