Show Me a Hero

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Show Me a Hero
Genre Drama
Based on Show Me a Hero (1999 book) by Lisa Belkin
Written by
Directed by Paul Haggis
Starring
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Executive producer(s)
Camera setup Single-camera
Production company(s)
Release
Original channel HBO
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)

Show Me a Hero is an upcoming American miniseries based on the 1999 nonfiction book of the same name by Lisa Belkin.[1] The book details a middle-class neighborhood's resistance to a public housing development in Yonkers, NY, and how these tensions affected the city as a whole. The miniseries was written by David Simon and William F. Zorzi and will be directed by Paul Haggis.[1] Six episodes have been ordered by HBO[1] and will premiere on August 16, 2015.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c Andreeva, Nellie (July 30, 2014). "HBO Greenlights David Simon Miniseries Starring Oscar Isaac & Catherine Keener". Deadline.com. Retrieved August 10, 2014. 
  2. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (May 20, 2015). "'Show me a Hero' to Premiere on HBO Sunday August 16th at 9PM". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved May 20, 2015. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h "James Belushi, Terry Kinney & Michael Stahl-David Join HBO’s ‘Show Me A Hero’". Deadline.com. August 15, 2014. Retrieved August 15, 2014. 

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