The Deuce

The story of the legalization and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York’s Times Square from the early ’70s through the mid ’80s, exploring the rough-and-tumble world that existed there until the rise of HIV, the violence of the cocaine epidemic and the renewed real estate market ended the bawdy turbulence of the area.

TitleThe Deuce
First Air DateSeptember 10th, 2017
Last Air DateSeptember 16th, 2018
GenreDrama
NetworkHBO
Production CompanyBlown Deadline Productions
ProducersMaggie Gyllenhaal, Marc Henry Johnson
Executive ProducersJames Franco, George Pelecanos, Nina Kostroff Noble
Number of Seasons2 Seasons
Number of Episodes16 Episodes
Plot Keywordspornography, prostitution, new york city
James Franco
James Franco
Vincent Martino / Frankie Martino
Maggie Gyllenhaal
Maggie Gyllenhaal
Eileen 'Candy' Merrell
Gbenga Akinnagbe
Gbenga Akinnagbe
Larry Brown
Chris Bauer
Chris Bauer
Bobby Dwyer
Gary Carr
Gary Carr
C.C.
Chris Coy
Chris Coy
Paul Hendrickson
Dominique Fishback
Dominique Fishback
Darlene
Lawrence Gilliard Jr.
Lawrence Gilliard Jr.
Chris Alston
Luke Kirby
Luke Kirby
Gene Goldman
Margarita Levieva
Margarita Levieva
Abigail 'Abby' Parker
Emily Meade
Emily Meade
Lori
Michael Rispoli
Michael Rispoli
Rudy Pipilo