Mayor Nick Wasicsko took office in 1987 during Yonkers' worst crisis when federal courts ordered public housing to be built in the white, middle class side of town, dividing the city in a bitter battle fueled by fear, racism, murder and politics.

  1. David Simon


Series Cast

  1. Oscar Isaac

    Oscar Isaac

    Nick Wasicsko

    6 Episodes

  2. Bob Balaban

    Bob Balaban

    Leonard B. Sand

    6 Episodes

  3. James Belushi

    James Belushi

    Angelo Martinelli

    6 Episodes

  4. Jon Bernthal

    Jon Bernthal

    Michael H. Sussman

    6 Episodes

  5. Dominique Fishback

    Dominique Fishback

    Billie Rowan

    6 Episodes

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Show Me a Hero

Season 1

2015 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of Show Me a Hero premiered on August 16, 2015.

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Status Ended


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  • TV-MA


    This program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17

Type Miniseries

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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