As of May 2015, eight seasons of "Heartland" have aired, with a ninth season due to return in the fall of 2015. "Heartland" is a family drama series centering on the ups and downs of a Western family. It is produced by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
"Heartland" is the longest-running Canadian one-hour dramatic series and has won the Directors Guild of Canada Award for best family TV series each year from 2009 to 2013, which makes it the only series to win five consecutive awards from the Guild. It stars Amber Marshall as Amy Fleming and Graham Wardle as Ty Borden.