With a new David Simon miniseries, "Show Me a Hero," set to debut, HBO today announced that it was ordering two more pilots for series from the creator of "The Wire."
And there is a possibility that one of them could be made in Maryland, which would be very good news in the wake of the departure of "Veep."
"The Deuce" will star James Franco and is set in the Times Square porn industry of the 1970s and '80s.
Simon wrote the pilot with George Pelecanos (HBO’s “The Wire” and “Treme”).
The second project, which is as yet unnamed, is set in the present in Washington and offers an "examination...