A six-part miniseries from the creator of The Wire and the director of Crash depicts the true story of a young mayor (Oscar Isaac) whose attempt to fulfill a federal court order to build low-income housing in white neighborhoods tears his city apart.


“Easy to watch but always compelling.”

— The A.V. Club


INSIDE THE SERIES

The Truth Behind the Story

Star Oscar Isaac, creator David Simon and more discuss the true-life story that inspired Show Me a Hero.

EVENT COVERAGE

David Simon and His Crew Celebrate 20 Years of Storytelling

Simon and some of his favorite collaborators were at ATX Festival to share insight into the production company behind The Wire, The Deuce and more.

INTERVIEW

Alexa Fogel Talks Casting Oz, The Wire and Other HBO Favorites

The casting director looks back on memorable auditions, and reveals which role was the toughest to fill.

INTERVIEW

What David Simon and George Pelecanos Want You to Know About Their Shows

For stories about real cities and people, look no further than these series from the team behind The Wire.

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