Godfather of Harlem tells the true story of infamous crime boss Bumpy Johnson, who in the early 1960s returned from ten years in prison to find the neighborhood he once ruled in shambles. With the streets controlled by the Italian mob, Bumpy must take on the Genovese crime family to regain control. During the brutal battle, he forms an alliance with radical preacher Malcolm X – catching Malcolm's political rise in the crosshairs of social upheaval and a mob war that threatens to tear the city apart.

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Premiere Date: Sep/29/2019

Genre: Drama, Crime

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Godfather of Harlem season 1 episode 6

Season 1, Episode 6: Il Canto de Malavita

Elijah Muhammed tours Malcolm X's mosque where he meets Elise and asks her to spy on Malcolm. Chin finds out Teddy is alive, leaving Ernie Nunzi to correct his mistake. Esther James sues Adam Clayton Powell Jr. for slander....

Air Date: Nov 03, 2019

Godfather of Harlem season 1 episode 7

Season 1, Episode 7: Masters of War

Striking back at the Italians, Bumpy exploits Chin's dark past. Mayme and Elise put aside their differences and Bumpy sees his wife and children reunited before his war explodes....

Air Date: Nov 10, 2019

Godfather of Harlem season 1 episode 8

Season 1, Episode 8: How I Got Over

Chin and Bonnano are at war in Harlem. Mayme asks Bumpy to create a will where Bumpy finds out he and Mayme never formally adopted Margaret. Malcolm X and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. go to D.C. for the March on Washington....

Air Date: Nov 17, 2019

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