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 DateOctober 7th, 2019
GenreDrama
NetworkHBO
Production CompanyBlown Deadline Productions
ProducersLaura Schweigman, Marc Henry Johnson, Maggie Gyllenhaal
Executive ProducersNina Kostroff-Noble, George Pelecanos, James Franco
Number of Seasons3 Seasons
Number of Episodes25 Episodes
Plot Keywordspornography, prostitution, new york city
Chris Coy
Chris Coy
Paul Hendrickson
Maggie Gyllenhaal
Maggie Gyllenhaal
Eileen 'Candy' Merrell
James Franco
James Franco
Vincent Martino / Frankie Martino
Lawrence Gilliard Jr.
Lawrence Gilliard Jr.
Chris Alston
Margarita Levieva
Margarita Levieva
Abigail 'Abby' Parker
Emily Meade
Emily Meade
Lori Madison
Chris Bauer
Chris Bauer
Bobby Dwyer
Daniel Sauli
Daniel Sauli
Tommy Longo
Michael Rispoli
Michael Rispoli
Rudy Pipilo
Olivia Luccardi
Olivia Luccardi
Melissa
David Krumholtz
David Krumholtz
Harvey Wasserman
Sepideh Moafi
Sepideh Moafi
Loretta
Luke Kirby
Luke Kirby
Gene Goldman