“The Son” follows generations of a prominent Texas family from the 19th century onwards, who are embroiled in various bitter wars over land, power and resources at the still-new U.S.-Mexico border.
based on the bestselling novel by Philipp Meyer
Members of Comanche Nation were consultants, and the show’s Native American cast members were also involved in discussions about various storylines.
Showrunner Kevin Murphy :
“It’s cheap to hide behind the curtain of historical accuracy. Just because something actually happened a certain way, doesn’t mean it’s socially responsible to market it on television as mass entertainment, and I think we have to be very careful as a culture in how we approach it.”( Collapse )source
Did anyone watch the premiere of AMC's "The Son" ?