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City on a Hill 

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In early 1990s Boston, ADA Decourcy Ward forms an unlikely alliance with a corrupt venerated FBI veteran, Jackie Rohr. Together, they take on a case that changes the city's entire criminal justice system.

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Chuck MacLean
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2021   2019  
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Series cast summary:
Kevin Bacon ...  Jackie Rohr 13 episodes, 2019-2021
Aldis Hodge ...  DeCourcy Ward 13 episodes, 2019-2021
Mark O'Brien ...  Jimmy Ryan 13 episodes, 2019-2021
Amanda Clayton ...  Cathy Ryan 13 episodes, 2019-2021
Jill Hennessy ...  Jenny Rohr 13 episodes, 2019-2021
Lauren E. Banks ...  Siobhan Quays 12 episodes, 2019-2021
Nora Murphy ...  Marie Ryan 11 episodes, 2019-2021
Jonathan Tucker ...  Frankie Ryan 10 episodes, 2019
Jere Shea ...  Hank Signa 10 episodes, 2019
Kevin Chapman ...  J.R. Minogue 10 episodes, 2019
Catherine Wolf ...  Rosa Congemi 10 episodes, 2019-2021
Blake Baumgartner ...  Kick Ryan 10 episodes, 2019-2021
Grayson Eddey ...  Tony Ryan 10 episodes, 2019-2021
Sarah Shahi ...  Rachel Benham 9 episodes, 2019
Gloria Reuben ...  Eloise Hastings 9 episodes, 2019-2021
Leon ...  Reverend Isaiah Hughes 8 episodes, 2021
Zoe Margaret Colletti ...  Benedetta Rohr 7 episodes, 2019
Kevin Dunn ...  Nathan Rey 6 episodes, 2019
James Michael Cummings ...  Tommy Hayes 6 episodes, 2019-2021
Matthew Del Negro ...  Chris Caysen 6 episodes, 2019-2021
Owen Laheen ...  Maeve Regan 6 episodes, 2021
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In the early 1990s, Boston was rife with violence. Police corruption and racism were the norm - and then it all changed in what was called the "Boston Miracle." In this fictional account, Assistant District Attorney Decourcy Ward (Aldis Hodge) comes from Brooklyn and forms an unlikely alliance with a corrupt yet venerated FBI veteran, Jackie Rohr (Kevin Bacon). Together, they take on a family of armored car robbers in a case that grows to involve, and ultimately subvert, the entire criminal justice system of Boston. Written by SHOWTIME

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Only the bad understand.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Sarah Shahi and Kevin Chapman starred together in Person of Interest. See more »

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Featured in Conan: Kevin Bacon (2019) See more »

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Off to a good start
16 June 2019 | by pcliff069See all my reviews

First episodes do tend to try to much to establish characters - this one did to a certain extent but the show has not overly done this. Kevin Bacon is his usual excellent self. Looking forward to a long life for this one.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

City on a Hill See more »

Filming Locations:

Boston, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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Pearl Street Films See more »
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16:9 HD
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