David Simon and George Pelecanos probably are considered godsends to some. The co-creators of classic show The Wire returned to television when they began The Deuce on HBO last year. Covering the seedy 1970’s when New York City was a haven for prostitutes, pimps and low-level pornographic filmmakers, the first season was heavily praised and the second season, which is currently airing, is considered no different. Unlike a lot of shows that will drag out their story years longer than they should have, it was announced today by co-creator Simon on his official Twitter page that the show has been renewed for a third and final season that will properly conclude the show. Check out the Twitter post below:
Without a doubt, Simon and Pelecanos will bring The Deuce to a fitting conclusion. Stay tuned!