City on a Hill

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City on a Hill
Premiere June 16, 2019
Airs Sundays at 9PM
Creator Chuck MacLean
Network Showtime
Style 60-minute crime drama
Company The Levinson/Fontana Company,
Little Mountain Films,
Pearl Street Films
Seasons 1
Episodes 10 (ordered)
(List of episodes)
Status Currently airing season 1
Origin USA

Based on an original idea by Ben Affleck and Chuck MacLean, City on a Hill is set in Boston in the early '90s when the city was rife with violent criminals emboldened by local law enforcement agencies, in which corruption and racism was the norm, until it all suddenly changed.

The drama is a fictional account of what was called the "Boston Miracle" and centers on an African-American District Attorney who comes in from Brooklyn advocating change and the unlikely alliance he forms with a corrupt yet venerated FBI veteran who is invested in maintaining the status quo. Together they take on a family of armored car robbers from Charlestown in a case that grows to encompass and eventually upend Boston's city-wide criminal justice system.



Actor Character
Main Cast
Kevin Bacon Jackie Rhodes
Aldis Hodge District Attorney Decourcy Ward
Jonathan Tucker Frankie Ryan
Mark O'Brien Jimmy Ryan
Lauren E. Banks Attorney Siobhan Quays
Amanda Clayton Cathy Ryan
Jere Shea Investigator Hank Signa
Kevin Chapman Officer Dickie Minogue
Jill Hennessy Jenny Rhodes
Supporting/Recurring Cast
Sarah Shahi Rachel Behnam
James Remar Richy Ryan
Gloria Reuben Eloise Hastings


Season  Premiere Finale #
Season One June 16, 2019 August 18, 2019 10


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There are no DVD releases for this show.

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