NEWS


Q'orianka Kilcher portrays Chickasaw performer and historical figure in film ‘Te Ata’

12/16/2021

Mary Frances “Te Ata” Thompson Fisher embraced her culture and heritage as she traversed cultural barriers and became one of the greatest First American performers of all time.

Gil Birmingham brings Chickasaw historical figure to life in film ‘Te Ata’

12/16/2021

In the “Twilight” film series, he portrays Billy Black. On television’s “Yellowstone,” he fills the role of chairman Thomas Rainwater.

Women of Chickasaw-produced western embody traditional lifeways

12/14/2021

The film “Montford: The Chickasaw Rancher,” is inspired by the life of Montford Johnson, a Chickasaw man who survived great hardships and tragedy to establish a vast ranching empire along the famous cattle highway of the American West, the Chisholm Trail.

Graham Greene portrays Governor Douglas H. Johnston in “Te Ata”

12/07/2021

Graham Greene portrays Chickasaw Nation Governor Douglas H. Johnston in Chickasaw Nation Productions’ feature film “Te Ata” (pronounced TAY’ AH-TAH).

Tommy Flanagan plays Holden in “Montford: The Chickasaw Rancher”

12/06/2021

The all-star cast of “Montford: The Chickasaw Rancher” includes veteran actor Tommy Flanagan, who plays the role of the antagonist, Holden.

Horses pivotal to Johnson’s cattle operation and film depiction

11/30/2021

Horses and cattle play a huge role in bringing authenticity to the Chickasaw Nation Production “Montford: The Chickasaw Rancher.”

Chickasaw rancher Montford T. Johnson inducted into Hall of Great Westerners

11/19/2021

Chickasaw rancher Montford Johnson was inducted into the Hall of Great Westerners in ceremonies at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum recently.

Chickasaw Nation Productions’ documentaries to air on Hastings Public Access Channel

11/19/2021

The Chickasaw Nation Productions’ documentaries “Bearer of the Morning: The Life of Te Ata Thompson Fisher” and “Pearl Carter Scott: On Top of the World” from the Chickasaw Heritage Series will be shown in Nebraska on Hastings Public Access Channel found at Charter Cable 181 and Allo Cable Channel 16.

Chickasaw Nation-produced documentaries to air on Channel 4, Iowa City

11/18/2021

The Chickasaw Nation Productions’ documentaries from the Chickasaw Heritage Series and feature films “Bearer of the Morning: The Life of Te Ata Thompson Fisher,” “Pearl,” “Pearl Carter Scott: On Top of the World” and “First Encounter” will show on Iowa City, Iowa, Channel 4 at CityChannel4.com.

Chickasaw Nation-produced documentaries to air on South Portland Community Television

11/18/2021

The Chickasaw Nation Productions’ documentaries from the Chickasaw Heritage Series and feature films “Bearer of the Morning: The Life of Te Ata Thompson Fisher,” “Pearl,” “Pearl Carter Scott: On Top of the World” and “First Encounter” will be shown on South Portland Community Television, Maine.

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