Nearly 20 years after being made into a movie, Herbert Asbury’s 1927 non-fiction novel The Gangs Of New York will all be released as a series. Because it’s the age of streaming and TV content, and stakeholders are trying to get the most out of it. Its.
Gangs of New York, directed by Martin Scorsese Leonardo DiCaprioDaniel Day-Lewis, Cameron Diaz It was nominated for ten Oscars. And now, Scorsese will help launch it by producing and directing his first two episodes, reports ‘Empire’ magazine.
The film follows DiCaprio’s Amsterdam Vallon as he returns to New York City’s Five Points neighborhood to seek revenge on his father’s killer, Bill the Butcher (Day-Lewis).
According to Empire, this new small-screen version is being led by Miramax TV and Brett C. Leonard, one of the executive producers of Apple TV+’s “Shantaram.” It will be a completely new work with characters different from the movie.
This isn’t the first time Scorsese has taken part in a “gangster” TV series. This version, which was advertised in 2013, was going to follow Big He Apple as well as “gangsters” in other cities.
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