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Season 1 2017

  • 2017-07-06T02:00:00Z on FX (US)
  • 42 mins
  • 7 hours, 57 mins
  • United States
  • English
  • Crime, Drama

A look at the early days of the crack cocaine epidemic in Los Angeles during the beginning of the 1980s

10 episodes

1x01 Pilot

  • Series Premiere

    2017-07-06T02:00:00Z — 58 mins

South Central street entreprenuer Franklin Saint takes a leap into the cocaine game. Disgruntled CIA officer Teddy McDonald allies with a Contra soldier. Luchador wrestler Gustavo "El Oso" Zapata makes inroads with a Mexican cartel family. Series premiere of a drama series set against the early days of the crack cocaine epidemic.

1x02 Make Them Birds Fly

  • 2017-07-13T02:00:00Z — 51 mins

Franklin struggles with the reality of his new enterprise. Teddy’s distrust of Alejandro escalates. Gustavo confronts his new partners.

1x03 Slow Hand

  • 2017-07-20T02:00:00Z — 48 mins

Franklin enlists help to retrieve his stolen property. In the midst of a weapons deal, Teddy receives an unexpected visitor.

1x04 Trauma

  • 2017-07-27T02:00:00Z — 45 mins

Franklin and Leon deal with the thief. Teddy goes to extreme measures to protect the CIA. Lucia and Gustavo connect in the aftermath of the previous night.

1x05 seven-four

  • 2017-08-03T02:00:00Z — 43 mins

Franklin’s indecision causes issues at Jerome’s 4th of July BBQ. Teddy and Alejandro are stranded. Lucia’s family vets Gustavo.

1x06 A Long Time Coming

  • 2017-08-10T02:00:00Z — 46 mins

Franklin turns to Jerome for guidance, resulting in an unexpected encounter. Teddy contemplates a different future for his family. Gustavo and Lucia enlist business partners from Gustavo’s past.

1x07 Cracking

  • 2017-08-17T02:00:00Z — 42 mins

Franklin, Leon and Kevin take a game‐changing road trip. Teddy deals with a sin from Alejandro’s past. Lucia makes Gustavo’s partnership official, much to Pedro’s dismay.

1x08 Baby Teeth

  • 2017-08-24T02:00:00Z — 43 mins

Franklin’s business ramps up, causing a rift in his inexperienced crew. Teddy pulls out all the stops to protect Alejandro. While visiting her dying father, Lucia has a realization.

1x09 Story of a Scar

  • 2017-08-31T02:00:00Z — 46 mins

Franklin suffers the cost of his business. As Teddy’s situation deteriorates, so does his mental state. Gustavo and Lucia struggle with how to proceed.

1x10 The Rubicon

  • 2017-09-07T02:00:00Z — 55 mins

Franklin solidifies his future. Teddy’s hand is forced. Lucia decides between business and family.