Gunsmoke Icon, Buck Taylor Begins Filming Narration of “The Road to Valhalla”

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Buck Taylor is an actor best known for his affiliation with the American West in roles in Gunsmoke and Tombstone. This Wild West icon is the narrator in the upcoming film “The Road to Valhalla” which is actually the third installment of a series of historical films and documentaries that was produced by Lone Chimney Films.

Buck Taylor is an actor and artist that promotes interest in the history of the American West, and his new film “The Road to Valhalla” is a documentary focusing on the Civil War and it’s effects on the Kansas and Missouri border. This is the second film narrated by Buck Taylor and the third film of the series exploring this sensitive time in America’s history.

Buck Taylor began filming his narration of “The Road to Valhalla” on April 26th and concluded on the 27th. This is an educational film that will be distributed by Lone Chimney Films. The two previous installments, “Touched by Fire” and “Bloody Dawn” have received amazing reviews and have been aired on PBS as fully accurate and educational documentaries. “Bloody Dawn: The Lawrence Massacre” is actually the other film in the series that was narrated by Buck Taylor. These videos have even been shown in classrooms to educate students on the events of this time, and are regarded as exciting tools to entertain and teach students.

Buck Taylor is best known for his work in Gunsmoke as the deputy Newly O’Brien that was watched from almost a decade in family’s living rooms. Gunsmoke introduced Taylor to millions of viewers every week that were interested in watching the development of Newly, and his weekly adventures. After this important role Buck Taylor participated in other American West projects, and found his artistic calling in the form of painting while on set. Taylor would paint in watercolors during breaks as a hobby and found that he had a real natural talent. He is now known as one of the top American West artists in the world, and his watercolor paintings can be found in collections all over the world. "Buck Taylor is a legend," says CEO of online reputation company Walter Halicki, "The entertainment industry would not be the same without him and Gunsmoke."

Buck Taylor is also known as the son of legendary actor Dub Taylor, and has always had an interest in the entertainment industry. From his roots he was a fixture on movie sets, and began to hone his craft later in his life. Currently Buck Taylor is known for his dedication to the preservation of the memory of the American West through Paintings, Movies, and through private commissions at various establishments. Buck Taylor can be seen in such films as Tombstone, The Alamo, and TV Shows like Bonanza and the Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet. Buck Taylor is one of the most well respected artists and advocates for the American West, which is why many are looking forward to viewing this last installment of this historical series “The Road to Valhalla”.


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