Original Title: Copper
Country, Channel: Canada, BBC America
Release Date: August 19, 2012
Creators: Tom Fontana, Will Rokos
Cast: Tom Weston-Jones, Andrew Jackson, Franka Potente,
Tanya Fischer, Dylan Taylor, Kevin Ryan, Aaron Poole, Joanne Boland,
Andrew Priestman, Lara Jean Chorostecki, Will Bowes
Runtime: 60 min
In 1864, Kevin Corcoran returns from fighting in the
Civil War. Appointed as a New York City police detective, he finds the
city full of corruption, class conflict, racial tension and violence.
The main events take place in the Five Points Irish neighborhood of New York City.