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Tao

Portrayed By: Tzi Ma

Duration: Season 5

Tao's position as a leader and translater for the Chinese laborers poises him as a nemesis to Chang.

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Tao

Tao's position as a leader and translater for the Chinese laborers poises him as a nemesis to Chang.

Duration: Season 5

Maggie Palmer

Maggie Palmer is an astute business woman who invests heavily in Cheyenne under the belief that it will become a great railroad hub...

Duration: Seasons 3-5 (Recurring)

James Strobridge

As superintendent for the Central Pacific Railroad, Strobridge is essentially Bohannon's right-hand man in supervising construction. Strobridge is a devote family man, with his wife and children living onsite.

Duration: Season 5

Gregory Toole

A racist railroad worker who, upon escaping certain death, marries Eva, much to the dismay of Elam Ferguson, her true love...

Duration: Seasons 1 & 2

Chang

Chang leverages his duties in procuring Chinese laborers to his own advantages. Chang is an antogonist to Bohannon and Tao.

Duration: Season 5