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The Deuce
1 Season | 8 Episodes | TV-MA

Created by George Pelecanos and David Simon (The Wire) and starring James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal, The Deuce explores the rough-and-tumble world at the pioneering moments of what would become the billion-dollar American sex industry.

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Candy gets career advice, C.C. and Larry confront new realities, and Vincent takes Abby on a nostalgic road trip. Discover synopses, images and more from ?There's an Art to This.?


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Lori eyes a sunny future, Frankie gets lucky, again, and Rudy sends a message to his rivals. Check out a preview of ?Seven-Fifty.?


A Look Back

Season 1 of The Deuce ended in 1972, and Season 2 picks up five years later. Check out some of the major cultural moments that happened in between.


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?Moving, brutal and informed with human mystery ? whose every chapter only whets the appetite for more. ... A smashing work all around."

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The Deuce Cast on Their Favorite HBO Women

Inspired by the many incredible women featured in and working on The Deuce, we asked the cast to name their favorite female HBO characters ? classic or current.

Valerie Cherish in The Comeback

?Lisa Kudrow. She?s pretty spectacular.?

Candy in The Deuce

?Maggie Gyllenhaal?s courage and unflinching commitment sets the tone for everybody.?

Issa Dee in Insecure

?I?m loving that show so hard, she makes me laugh so much.?

Samantha Jones in Sex and the City

?She said and did things people don?t say or do. I?d say she was the OG liberator.?

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