The Deuce season 1
Air weekdate:Sunday Cast:James Franco, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Pernell Walker, Don Harvey, Method Man, Anwan Glover, Matthew James Ballinger, Jamie Neumann, Natalie Paul, Gary Carr, Michael Rispoli, Daniel Sauli, Emily Meade, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Chris Bauer, Chris Coy, Dominique Fishback, Margarita Levieva, Kim Director Genre:Drama Channel:HBO Status:Continuing
This series is a dramatic story about the development of porn industry in America. The action takes place in the 70-80s of the last century. The events take place in new York, Manhattan. This area was not considered the most prestigious in the city. So prostitution, drug addiction and AIDS has spread with an enormous speed here. James Franco plays a major role. He plays the role of two twin brothers. They are the pimps. And they put the porn BIZ to a new level. The desire to make huge profits made them indifferent to human troubles. The events of the series revolve around a girl named Eileen Merrell. She worked as a prostitute in the district of Manhattan. For customers she was known by the nickname Candy. She found out about a new business which created the twin brothers Vincent and Frankie Martino. Now she's starring in a porn movie and gets good money for that. Vincent has a girlfriend named Abby Parker. She is a student of the College and relates to a tear-off extreme young people. What the outcome of activities of the founders of the porn industry? How long will they feel like royalty? Watch this story on our website.
The Deuce season 1 episodes list:
Twin brothers Vincent and Frankie Martino navigate their way through the rough-and-tumble world of 1971 Times Square. Vincent crosses paths with other midtown denizens while plotting to improve his situation. Abby gets enlisted to buy amphetamines.
Vincent moves into a seedy hotel and contemplates an offer from mob capo Rudy Pipilo. Bobby hopes to take advantage of Vincent's new connections. filmmaking intrigues Candy. C.C. shows Lori the benefits of having a pimp; Larry feels unsettled.
The appearance of an unexpected partner surprises Vincent. Rudy buys into a rival's plan to reconfigure the Deuce. Candy considers entering the filmmaking business; Abby languishes in her new job. Darlene works overtime to compensate Larry.
Rudy dangles a lucrative offer in front of Vincent. Longo uses strong-arm tactics to restore order among Bobby’s unhappy construction workers. Candy attracts unwanted attention and is intrigued by a legitimate suitor. Paul questions his place at the Hi-Hat; Frankie hits a hot streak; Darlene gets a gift from Abby; Alston sees through Sandra. Bristling after a police shakedown, Vincent adds muscle in the person of Black Frankie, a Vietnam War vet.
Looking for a way out of his construction gig, Bobby tries to change Vincent’s mind about Rudy’s offer. Darlene returns from a trip home with a new girl, disappointing Abby. Roughed up by a john, Candy contemplates a change of careers. After getting busted, Paul explores the underbelly, and the exhilaration, of gay life in the city. With an assist from Alston, Sandra scores a key interview with a pimp.
An end-of-the-year crackdown by police in and around The Deuce sparks Vincent and Bobby. Candy tries to persuade Harvey, her adult-film director, that she can do more than act. Rudy witnesses a pivotal lower-court ruling on obscenity, and enlists Frankie and Big Mike to protect his interests in the peeps. Alston tries to convince Sandra that he’s not just a “source.”
With police pushing their business off the streets, C.C., Larry, Rodney and other pimps worry about becoming obsolete. Candy eyes a different job on Harvey’s set as Lori struggles with the demands of porn acting. At her wit’s end, Ashley hangs out with Frankie and, later, washes up on Abby’s door. Bobby is smitten with an employee while dealing with shakedowns, flare-ups and a medical emergency. Frankie is tasked by Rudy to turn a peep-show concept into reality. Alston finds himself singled out by the 14th Precinct’s new captain, McDonagh. Abby asks Vincent to be her escort at her family’s lavish party.
Vincent balks at getting in deeper with Rudy, as expansion fever hits Frankie and Bobby. Candy gets a taste of directing, and enjoys the red-carpet perks of a major premiere. Alston finds himself in limbo at his precinct. Abby changes up the Hi-Hat’s clientele; Sandra faces editorial and legal hurdles; Barbara and Thunder Thighs connect with the wrong sort of clients; Vincent settles a score. C.C. encourages Ace, a former pimp, to get back in the game.
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