Show Me a Hero (TV Miniseries)
- Original title
Show Me a Hero
- Running time
- 365 min.
- United States
David Simon, Lisa Belkin, William F. Zorzi
Nathan Larson (Songs: Bruce Springsteen)
Oscar Isaac, Carla Quevedo, Catherine Keener, Ilfenesh Hadera, Natalie Paul, Dominique Fishback, Alfred Molina, Winona Ryder, Bob Balaban, Peter Riegert, LaTanya Richardson, Clarke Peters, Terry Kinney, James Belushi, Michael Potts, Jon Bernthal, Danny Mastrogiorgio, Michael Stahl-David, Jeff Lima, Josh Salatin, Daniel Sauli, Jim Bracchitta, McKinley Belcher III, Brianna Horne, Saverio Guerra, Bruce Altman, Angela Pietropinto, Patrick Cooley, Laura Gómez, Ray Iannicelli, Aly Mang, Stephen Gevedon, Dan Ziskie, Allan Steele, Faith Logan
HBO, Pretty Pictures
TV Series. Drama | TV Miniseries. Based On A True Story. Politics. 1980s. Racism
- Synopsis / Plot
- This six-part miniseries explores notions of home, race and community through the lives of elected officials, bureaucrats, activists and ordinary citizens in Yonkers, NY. Nick Wasicsko, the young mayor of this mid-sized American city, is faced with a federal court order that says he must build a small number of low-income housing units in the white neighborhoods of his town. His attempt to do so tears the entire city apart, paralyzes the municipal government and, ultimately, destroys the mayor and his political future.
: Golden Globes: Best Actor in Miniseries/TV Movie (Oscar Isaac)
: Satellite Awards: 3 Nominations including Best Miniseries
: Critics Choice Awards: 3 Nominations including Best Miniseries/TV Movie
: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nom. for Best Director (Miniseries/TV Movie)
: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nom. for Best Adapted Screenplay (Long Form)
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