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Posted Wednesday 8/01/18 at 1:35PM EDT
Showtime taps Oz creator Tom Fontana as showrunner of Kevin Bacon drama City on a Hill
Fontana will lead the drama set in a 1990s Boston that is rife with violent criminals emboldened by local law enforcement agencies, from executive producers Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.
Posted Thursday 5/17/18 at 2:40PM EDT
Showtime orders Kevin Bacon-starring drama City on a Hill, from producers Ben Affleck and Matt Damon
Source: Entertainment Weekly
Set in the racist and corrupt early 1990s Boston, City on a Hill stars Bacon as an FBI agent who is trying to subvert the city's entire criminal justice system. Bacon was previously attached to Syfy's failed Tremors pilot, the trailer of which has surpassed 2 million views on YouTube.
Posted Tuesday 12/12/17 at 5:50PM EST
Jill Hennessy joins Kevin Bacon on Showtime’s City on a Hill pilot
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
The Crossing Jordan alum will play the wife of Bacon’s “corrupt yet venerated” FBI agent character, “who has her own agenda.”
Posted Monday 11/13/17 at 2:17PM EST
Kevin Bacon and Aldis Hodge sign on for Boston-set City on a Hill drama pilot for Showtime
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are producing the pilot starring Bacon as a corrupt FBI agent and the Straight Outta Compton star as a district attorney who team up to stop a family of armored car robbers in Boston.