Watch the trailer for The Deuce - A new series from the creator of The Wire

  • Posted 11 months Ago

Having already released a short teaser, a full trailer (although HBO call it an "official tease") has now been unveiled for HBO's new drama series The Deuce. Created by David Simon, the man responsible for one of the best ever boxsets, The Wire, it chronicles the rise of the porn industry in 1970s New York and how the famous porn film Deep Throat was born.

James Franco takes on the role (or roles) of twin brothers - one a gambler, the other a bartender - who become fronts for the Mob at Times Square. After teaming up with sex worker "Candy" (played by Maggie Gyllenhaal), the end up becoming pioneers of the legal US porn industry.

The Deuce will premiere on HBO on 10 September.