Go Behind the Scenes

Check out the videos, interviews and event coverage below for a deeper look at The Deuce.

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INSIDE SEASON 1

The Business of Sex

George Pelecanos, Maggie Gyllenhaal and more explain the drama's setting, and the dynamics that made sex-work a lucrative industry.

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FROM THE SET

The Cast Looks Back at Their Roots

Members of The Deuce cast share what it's like to work again with David Simon and George Pelecanos.

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INSIDE SEASON 1

The Deuce’s Triple Threat

Actor-director-producer James Franco shares how he tackled the world of 1970s New York City.

Featured Interviews

Check out these Q&A’s with the cast, and head to the episode pages for more. Spoilers follow.

EPISODE 2

The actor discusses her character’s cunning nature, and the joy of working with female directors.

EPISODE 3

The actor explains what attracted her to the role, and Abby’s openness to explore.

EPISODE 4

The actor shares what drew her to the complicated role, and how creating a backstory got her into character.

EPISODE 5

The actor goes into how his own personal experiences and relationships helped his character evolve.

EPISODE 7

The actor, director and executive producer talks about Frankie’s big episode and what it was like on both sides of the camera.

EPISODE 8

The actor reveals the care that went into crafting Ruby and why we should take a note from Thunder’s book.

Event Coverage

Season 1 Episode 1


Twin brothers Vincent and Frankie Martino navigate 1971 Times Square at the dawn of the pornography industry.

Season 1 Episode 2


Vincent is tempted by an offer from mob capo Rudy Pipilo; Candy gets a firsthand look at porno filmmaking.
Vincent opens the Hi-Hat; Candy eyes an entree into filmmaking.

Season 1 Episode 4


Rudy dangles a lucrative offer in front of Vincent. Candy attracts unwanted attention.

Season 1 Episode 5


Bobby tries to convince Vincent to accept Rudy's latest offer; Candy considers a career change.

Season 1 Episode 6


An end-of-the-year crackdown by police creates an opportunity for Vincent and Bobby.

Season 1 Episode 7


The Deuce's pimps face obsolescence; Candy eyes a higher profile; Vincent confronts Abby's past.

Season 1 Episode 8


Season One Finale. Vincent balks at getting in any deeper with Rudy; Candy sees the future of pornography.