Netfilx’s ‘Longmire’ to shoot season 6 in New Mexico

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Netflix series “Longmire” will return to New Mexico to produce its sixth and final season.

The Santa Fe New Mexican reports (http://bit.ly/2e8Jv4F ) that Santa Fe Film Office Director Eric Witt says production on the 10-episode season will begin in March. He says the series will use locations in and around Santa Fe, Pecos, Los Alamos and Las Vegas.

The contemporary crime drama is set in Wyoming and based on the “Walt Longmire” mystery novels authored by Craig Johnson.

The series stars Robert Taylor, Lou Diamond Phillips and Katee Sackhoff and is produced by The Shepherd/Robin Co. in association with Warner Horizon Television.

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Information from: The Santa Fe New Mexican, http://www.sfnewmexican.com