In the 1990s, Boston was rife with criminals emboldened by local law enforcement agencies in which corruption and racism was the norm - and then it all changed in what was called the “Boston Miracle.” In this fictional account, assistant district attorney Decourcy Ward comes from Brooklyn and forms an unlikely alliance with a corrupt yet venerated FBI veteran. Together, they take on a family of armored car robbers in a case that grows to involve the entire criminal justice system of Boston.
Decourcy pursues justice in and out of the courtroom. Despite his maneuvering, Jackie discovers that he can't escape his past, while Jenny finally confront hers. Cathy says goodbye to the root of her struggles. Siobhan sets her sights on a new dream.
'City On A Hill' Renewed For Season 3 Showtime announced today that City on a Hill has been picked up for a third season. The news arrives two weeks after the crime drama concluded its sophomore run, which at eight episodes was down two from the 10 it aired in Season 1.
Set in the early 1990s, City on a Hill follows an unlikely alliance that forms between a Boston assistant district attorney, played by Aldis Hodge, and a corrupt yet respected FBI agent, played by Kevin Bacon. Together, they take on a family of armored car robbers from Charlestown in a case that grows to involve, and even subvert, the entire criminal justice system of Boston.
The cable network has ordered another eight episodes for Season 3, which is slated to return in 2022.