My Name Is Ruby
Written by George Pelecanos & David Simon
Directed by Michelle MacLaren
Vincent balks at getting in deeper with Rudy, as expansion fever hits Frankie and Bobby. Candy gets a taste of directing, and enjoys the red-carpet perks of a major premiere. Alston finds himself in limbo at his precinct. Abby changes up the Hi-Hat's clientele; Sandra faces editorial and legal hurdles; Barbara and Thunderthighs connect with the wrong sort of clients; Vincent settles a score. C.C. encourages Ace, a onetime pimp, to get back in the game.
The actor behind the fan favorite reveals how she found out about Thunder’s fate, the care that went into crafting her personality and why we should all take a note from her character’s book.
The executive producer and director of the pilot and finale episodes talks about bookending the Season 1, telling the story honestly and the scene that gave James Franco his swagger back.
The Deuce cast reflects on “My Name Is Ruby,” as well as the pivotal moments for their characters this season.