Season 1 of Deadwood consists of twelve episodes and was filmed between June 2003 and November 2003. Season 1 had a budget of approximately $5 million per episode.[1] Season 1 of Deadwood was released on DVD in the United States and United Kingdom on December 9, 2008. On September 19, 2004 the show was nominated for 11 Primetime Emmy Awards winning 2 including Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series. David Milch was the creator of the show with Gregg Fienberg and Mark Tinker as executive producers.

The season premiered on March 21, 2004.


Main CastEdit

Recurring CastEdit

(Must have 3 or more episode appearances)





Episode ListEdit

# Title Airdate Viewers
01 "Deadwood" March 21, 2004 5.79[2]
In year 1876, after executing a last act of justice as a Montana marshal, Seth Bullock relocates to a gold mining camp known as Deadwood, where he and partner Sol Star look to start a hardware business. Saloon owner Al Swearengen contends with a bungled robbery turned mass murder that threatens to incite mob violence throughout the camp. Hickok and his companions arrive in Deadwood. The people of Deadwood go off to hunt down the Native Americans who they suspect butchered a family of white people.
02 "Deep Water" March 28, 2004 4.88[3]
As suspicions arise that "road agents" may have been the true perpetrators of the massacre as opposed to Sioux scouts, Swearengen takes a special interest in the health of its sole survivor, a young girl ministered to by the unlikely team of Doc Cochran and Calamity Jane. Brom Garret suspects his newly acquired gold claim may not be all it was advertised.

  1. Reconnoitering the Rim
  2. Here Was a Man
  3. The Trial of Jack McCall
  4. Plague
  5. Bullock Returns to the Camp
  6. Suffer the Little Children
  7. No Other Sons or Daughters
  8. Mister Wu
  9. Jewel's Boot Is Made For Walking
  10. Sold Under Sin


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