The show features a community leader whose efforts are undermined by the gang activity happening right under his nose.
Showtime has released the official trailer for Season 2 of its acclaimed drama series. City on a hill, itchy Kevin BaconFBI agent against Aldis hodgeassistant district attorney, when you don’t do yourself an occasional favor, of course.
Season 2 centers on a federal housing project in Boston’s Roxbury neighborhood that is plagued with drug violence and a legitimate mistrust of local law enforcement. As leader of the Grace Campbell coalition (Pernell walker) works tirelessly on behalf of the community, his efforts are undermined by the gang activity taking place right under his nose.
Enter irreverent FBI agent Jackie Rohr (Bacon), who is ready to exploit Boston’s flawed criminal justice system in a desperate bid to save his own career. Unfortunately for Jackie, Assistant District Attorney Decourcy Ward (Hodge) is on his opponent’s latest misstep. Over time, the personal antagonism between these two turns into an all-out war between the offices of the United States Attorney and the Suffolk District Attorney, and no one is safe from collateral damage.
Mark O’Brien Y Jill hennessy co-star with Lauren E. Banks, Amanda clayton Y Matthew Del Negro, while season 2 guest stars include Keiko elizabeth, Lucia Ryan, Cameron kierce, Shannon wallace, John doman, Y Michael O’Keefe.
Emmy Winner Tom fontana (Homicide: life on the street) serves as showrunner in City on a hill, who is also an executive producer along Ben affleck, Matt Damon, Jennifer Todd, Barry levinson, Chuck maclean, Michael Cuesta Y Jorge Zamacona. Bacon and Hodge are serving as executive co-producers along with Michele Giordano.
City on a hill returns to Showtime on Sunday, March 28 at 10 p.m. before moving on to 9 p.m. on April 18. Check out the trailer below and don’t sleep on this clever crime series, which deserves credit for its local flavor and authenticity.
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