Show Me A Hero - New HBO Miniseries

Posted by Lee Goldup on July 17, 2015

David Simon, creator of The Wire and Generation Kill is currently filming a new 6 part miniseries for HBO called 'Show Me A Hero'.

The series set in New York in the late 80's is based on a book of the same name by Lisa Belkin and follows Oscar Isaac as Nick Wasicsko, a young Yonkers mayor who finds him self in a major crisis when federal courts ordered public housing built in the white, middle class side of town, dividing the city in a bitter battle fuelled by fear, racism, murder and politics.

Catherine Keener, Jim Belushi, Winona Ryder, Alfred Molina and Jon Bernthal also appear.

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