Every villain has a noble cause, and every hero has a dark side. In the gritty new action-drama Gang Related, Detective Ryan Lopez is a rising star in Los Angeles' elite Gang Task Force. What the world doesn't know is that long before Ryan became a cop, he pledged allegiance to a different band of brothers – a powerful Latino gang called Los Angelicos. When Ryan's best friend and police partner is senselessly killed by a notorious gang member, Ryan teams up with longtime Task Force member Cassius Green, who has been at the forefront of the city's war on organized crime. In this war between law enforcement and gangs, the series explores how only people who really know the streets can win the battle on the streets.
This unbelievable storyline unfolds around Ryan Lopez who is involved into a serious criminal gang. Once, a leader of a clan orders him to sneak into the police department of San Francisco. Now Ryan has a new life on the one hand and a past one on the other, which always reminds him about his mission in police. The protagonist of the Gang Related series has a lot of troubles working in the new sphere, where he has to tell lies and balance relations with different people: men from the gang, his criminal family and police mates, who are not aware of his plans, trust him completely and are ready to die for him. But this won’t last long and the day will come, when he has to frame his family and all friends whom he worked alongside with. Gang Related is a real discovery in a genre of a criminal action with criminals and policemen undercover. It makes an impression of a real story with intriguing plot and bright actors, being very convincing in their roles.Read more »