set against the backdrop of the Wild West this modern-day western plunges into the  world of blackmail, crime and small-town politics. This series is created to craft a gripping tale of survival where trust is a rare commodity, and the line between friends and enemies blurs into uncertainty.

Following a secretive act of manslaughter, a high-profile politician finds his life hanging by a thread as dark secrets from his past threaten to unravel and expose him


Fletcher Miller, a Harvard-educated son of a wealthy Colorado ranch family, aspires to become the next governor of Colorado.  Never one to have much self-restraint or awareness of his limits, he lives a life with few morals, many excesses, and little regard for anyone who might derail his path. During a moment of intoxicated inattention, the trajectory of his campaign hits a roadblock. Teetering on the edge of ruin, his “fixer” and his wife must quickly act before everything spirals uncontrollably, ending his career and freedom.

Fletcher quickly discovers that those he trusted most will turn to preserve their own self-interests.  When authorities unearth the developing cover-up, he realizes that if elected, he’ll be owned.

What happens next sets the tone for an action-packed series plunging the viewer into the world of small-town politics, blackmail, romance, and murder.  The story lays bare a gripping tale of survival where trust is a rare commodity and the line between friends and enemies blurs into uncertainty.  

THE Tone & Mood

Horsepower TV Series, Joseph Sernio, Erin O'Brien, Malik Whitfield, Robert Davi


Located amidst the serene landscapes of Cortez, Colorado, and conveniently situated near Mesa Verde National Park, and the enchanting McElmo Canyon lies the historic Canyon of The Ancients Ranch. This setting provides an ideal stage for our jaw-dropping modern-day western tale. The charming "Wagstaff" cabin, nestled within the property, serves as the iconic centerpiece of The Fletcher Ranch, offering a captivating introduction to the turbulent realms of blackmail, criminal intrigue, and small-town politics. This rustic abode sets the mood for the evocative backdrop that enriches our narrative.

The ranch opens its doors to fellow enthusiasts who share their deep passion for history, archaeology, and the captivating beauty of Southwestern Colorado. Discover more about our unique experience. LEARN MORE

THE disruptors

Sheriff Jones - Robert Davi Horsepower The Series

Robert davi
Sheriff Jones

Fletcher Miller - Joseph Sernio - Horsepower The Series

joseph sernio
Fletcher Miller

Nikki Miller - Erin O'Brien - Horsepower The Series

erin o'brien
Nikki Miller

Peter Dobson - Aaron Muro - Horsepower The Series

peter dobson
Aaron Muro

Malik Charles Whitfield - Deputy Kiefer - Horsepower The Series

malik whitfield
Deputy Kiefer

Jimmy - Garry Cairns - Horsepower The Series

gary cairns
Jimmy Herring

WHY horsepower

In the current entertainment landscape, Western, political, and crime genres have emerged as the most popular and widely viewed categories in both film and television. The Horsepower series masterfully blends these genres together, delivering captivating storytelling that ensures viewers will be eagerly anticipating each new episode, keeping them on the edge of their seats.

Featuring this star-studded cast, this pilot plunges into the  tumultuous world of blackmail, crime and small-town politics, all set against the evocative backdrop of the Wild West crafting a gripping tale of survival where trust is a rare commodity, and the line between friend and foe blurs into uncertainty. 

With the resounding success of our latest project/series, "Loved," we have honed our ability to meticulously construct, plan, and execute professional productions, harnessing the expertise of the industry's finest independent filmmakers. By assembling a team of exceptional talents, we have cultivated an environment where creativity flourishes, resulting in thoughtfully crafted narratives that resonate with audiences. From conceptualization to post-production, we prioritize excellence and ensure that every aspect of our work showcases the remarkable skills and dedication of our team. "Loved" as well as all of our past production has served as a testament to our commitment to producing exceptional content, and we eagerly look forward to continuing this tradition of excellence in all our future endeavors. We can not wait to introduce you to our newest, modern-day western series, horsepower!

Thank You, 

Joseph Sernio 

Holly Lake Films

HorsePower TV, LLC  ™ ®