Show Me A Hero
From David Simon and director Paul Haggis, this six-part miniseries explores notions of home, race and community and earned a Golden Globe for Oscar Isaac. See why on HBO NOW.
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About the Series
What Is Show Me a Hero?
A young politician's attempt to build low-income housing units in the white neighborhoods of his town tears the entire city apart, paralyzes the municipal government and, ultimately, jeopardizes his political future.
DGA Hands Out 9 Nominations to HBO
Directorial excellence was recognized across a variety of categories, including comedy, drama and films.
Oscar Isaac Wins Golden Globe
The actor was recognized for his portrayal of embattled Yonkers mayor Nick Wasicsko in the David Simon miniseries. See the full list of winners here.
HBO, Cinemax Earn Multiple Critics' Choice Award Nominations; Receive 17 in Total
David Simon's miniseries, Show Me a Hero, earned three nominations, including Best Movie Made for Television or Limited Series, as well as nods for actors Oscar Isaac and Winona Ryder.
Show Me a Hero Nabs WGA Award Nomination
The Writers Guild of America recognized Show Me a Hero, written by David Simon and William F. Zorzi, as one of 2015's best long-form adaptations. The miniseries is based on the book by Lisa Belkin.
See Justice at Work
Go behind the scenes of the new miniseries from David Simon and Paul Haggis.