A group of ambitious young immigrants set out to create their own version of the American dream and change the face of crime forever.
Narrated by Emmy® Award-winning actor Ray Liotta, Making of the Mob: New York is an eight-part series that begins in 1905 and spans over 50 years. The docu-drama follows the rise of Charles “Lucky” Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel and other notorious gangsters from their beginnings as a neighborhood gang of teenagers to murderous entrepreneurs and bootleggers who organized the criminal underworld and turned the Mafia into an American institution. Utilizing an immersive blend of dramatic scenes, archival footage and groundbreaking VFX, The Making of the Mob: New York is AMC’s first ever docu-drama. The series features exclusive interviews with notable names, including former NYC Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, Meyer Lansky II, Chazz Palminteri, Drea de Matteo, Joe Mantegna, Frankie Valli, Mob attorney and former Las Vegas mayor Oscar Goodman and noted author and historian David Pietrusza, among many others.