Saddle Up: Meet Yellowstone's True Cowboys 

Taylor Sheridan, the creator of Yellowstone, brings authenticity to the show as a cowboy himself.

Forrie J. Smith, a former cowboy turned actor, convincingly portrays the character of Lloyd on Yellowstone.

jake Ream, with his extensive experience as a cowboy, adds realism to his role as ranch hand Jake on the show. 

Ryan Bingham, a former rodeo rider, not only acts in Yellowstone as Walker but also contributes his musical talents.

Ethan Lee, another real-life cowboy, brings his expertise as a rodeo trick rider to his portrayal of ranch hand Ethan on the show.

The inclusion of real cowboys on Yellowstone enhances the authenticity and immersion of the Yellowstone Dutton Ranch.

1. Yellowstone's multi-generational story revolves around the Dutton family's relentless struggle to preserve their legacy and survive.

1. Kevin Costner's portrayal of patriarch John Dutton showcases a character willing to go to any lengths for his family and their ranch.