The story of the rise, rule, and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and the entire era it encompassed.

Series Cast

  1. Samuel L. Jackson

    Samuel L. Jackson

    Reader (voice)

    3 Episodes

  2. Jeremy Irons

    Jeremy Irons

    Reader (voice)

    3 Episodes

  3. Josh Lucas

    Josh Lucas

    Reader (voice)

    3 Episodes

  4. Patricia Clarkson

    Patricia Clarkson

    Eliza Hackett

    3 Episodes

  5. Adam Arkin

    Adam Arkin


    3 Episodes

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season


Season 1

2011 | 3 Episodes

Season 1 of Prohibition premiered on October 2, 2011.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Miniseries

Original Language English

Runtime 110m



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