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The Young Riders (1989)

TV-PG WesternDrama
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The Young Riders was an American Western television series created by Ed Spielman that presents a fictionalized account of a group of young Pony Express riders based at the Sweetwater Station in the Nebraska Territory during the years leading up to the American Civil War. The series premiered on ABC on September 20, 1989 and ran for three seasons until the final episode aired on July 23, 1992.

Series Cast

  1. Stephen Baldwin as Buffalo Bill Cody

    Stephen Baldwin

    Buffalo Bill Cody

    68 Episodes

  2. Josh Brolin as Wild Bill Hickok

    Josh Brolin

    Wild Bill Hickok

    68 Episodes

  3. Travis Fine as Ike McSwain

    Travis Fine

    Ike McSwain

    68 Episodes

  4. Ty Miller as The Kid

    Ty Miller

    The Kid

    68 Episodes

  5. Gregg Rainwater as Running Buck Cross

    Gregg Rainwater

    Running Buck Cross

    68 Episodes

  6. Yvonne Suhor

    Louise McCloud

    68 Episodes

  7. Anthony Zerbe as Teaspoon Hunter

    Anthony Zerbe

    Teaspoon Hunter

    68 Episodes

  8. Don Franklin as Noah Dixon

    Don Franklin

    Noah Dixon

    44 Episodes

  9. Brett Cullen as Marshal Sam Cain

    Brett Cullen

    Marshal Sam Cain

    24 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 3

1991 • 22 Episodes

Season 3 of The Young Riders premiered on September 28, 1991.

'Til Death Do Us Part (2)

(3x22, July 23, 1992) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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