NBC’s The Sixth Gun casts The Ruins’ Laura Ramsey

Supernatural Western The Sixth Gun casts Laura Ramsey, W Earl Brown, and more

Laura Ramsey in 2008 horror movie The Ruins

According to Deadline, Oni Press-inspired supernatural Western TV show The Sixth Gun has added four cast members to its line-up, including the lead.

The Ruins star Laura Ramsey will play Becky Montcrief, a farmer’s daughter who finds the last of six mythical guns, each with their own supernatural powers, and finds herself opposing a posse of cursed outlaws who seek to reunite the set.

Deadwood‘s W Earl Brown will play undead Confederate General Oliander Hume, The Hobbit‘s Graham McTavish will play Silas Hedgepeth, wielder of the Fourth Gun and General Hume’s most loyal lieutenant, while Leverage‘s Aldis Hodge will play Agent Mercer, a PI looking for the missing guns.

Lost and Bates Motel executive producer Carlton Cuse is currently producing the pilot for NBC, based on a script by Ryan Condal and direction from Awake and The Event‘s Jeffrey Reiner.

Pick up The Ruins on DVD for £3.99 or on Blu-ray for £8 from Amazon.co.uk.