The Real-Life Women of Deadwood Who Belong in a ‘Deadwood’ Movie

With its Shakespearean monologues, stellar cast, and gritty setting, HBO’s Deadwood quickly became one of the network’s finest series. When it was canceled in 2006, rumors persisted that there would be two two-hour television films — at least until acclaimed star Ian McShane declared the show dead, reporting that the sets were being dismantled.