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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

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 Patrolman Catana (1 episode, 1981)
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 Charles "Lucky" Luciano (1 episode)
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 Benjamn "Bugsy" Siegel (1 episode)
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 Michael Lasker (1 episode)
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 Stella Siegel (1 episode)
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 Ruth Lasker (1 episode)
Chad Redding ...
 Joy Osler (1 episode)
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 Chris Brennan (1 episode)
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 Goodman (1 episode)
Louis Giambalvo ...
 Al Capone (1 episode)
James Andronica ...
 Frank Costello (1 episode)
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 Vito Genovese (1 episode)
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 Salvatore Maranzano (1 episode)
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 Vincent "Mad Dog" Coll (1 episode)
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 Thomas E. Dewey (1 episode)
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 Dutch Schultz (1 episode)
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 Narrator (1 episode)
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 Rothstein (1 episode)
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 Farmer (1981) (1 episode)
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 Farmer's wife (1981) (1 episode)
(1 episode)
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 Owney Madden (1 episode)
Thom Rachford ...
 Charlie Solomon (1 episode)
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The Gangster Chronicles: An American Story  »

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The character of Michael Lasker was based on Meyer Lansky. The name was changed because Lansky was still living at the time. See more »

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the best yet and i have seen many
8 January 2004 | by (the metroplex--texas) – See all my reviews

superbly written and acted. easy to follow and engaging. i am a fan of the godfather trilogy but i like this better!!!! the only miniseries that i stopped what i was doing or rushed home to watch. michael nouri and brian benben were outstanding. basically you are drawn to the charators.


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