“Mob City” season 1, episode 1: “A Guy Walks Into a Bar” premieres tonight on TNT.
On the show’s debut, Hecky Nash bribes police detective Joe Teague to protect him during a dangerous blackmail scheme involving the Los Angeles mob. Seeing this as a perfect opportunity to bring down one of the city’s most infamous mobsters, the Los Angeles police force looks to Teague for key information in hopes of crippling the heart of L.A.’s organized crime.
A description of the show reads:
“Acclaimed filmmaker Frank Darabont (Walking Dead, Shawshank Redemption) brings 1940s Los Angeles to life in TNT’s eagerly anticipated television event, “Mob City.” Based on the real-life accounts of the cops and gangsters of the time, this is the seductive story of the violent crime underbelly of America’s most glamorous city and those who wanted to control it.”
“Mob City” season 1, episode 1: “A Guy Walks Into a Bar,” kicks off Dec. 4 at 9 p.m. EST, 8 p.m. CST on TNT.