Upcoming Episodes

Thursday, November 05

06:00 PM

Mafia Cops

Louis Eppolito and Stephen Caracappa were two men who had sworn to protect and serve, but instead provided their Mafia cohorts with vi... Read more
07:00 PM

David Thai

David Thai was the leader of the Born to Kill gang, a group of ruthless young men who terrorized Chinatown. The gang extorted shop own... Read more
08:00 PM

Vito Rizzuto

Vito Rizzuto was the head of the Montreal Mafia, overseeing a multi-million dollar international empire reportedly fueled by drug traf... Read more
09:00 PM

Harvey Hustlers

The Harvey Hustlers were a notorious gang that dominated the streets of Harvey, New Orleans for three decades. The gang had a virtual ... Read more
10:00 PM

Mafia Cops

Louis Eppolito and Stephen Caracappa were two men who had sworn to protect and serve, but instead provided their Mafia cohorts with vi... Read more
11:00 PM

David Thai

David Thai was the leader of the Born to Kill gang, a group of ruthless young men who terrorized Chinatown. The gang extorted shop own... Read more

Friday, November 06

12:00 AM

Vito Rizzuto

Vito Rizzuto was the head of the Montreal Mafia, overseeing a multi-million dollar international empire reportedly fueled by drug traf... Read more
01:00 AM

Harvey Hustlers

The Harvey Hustlers were a notorious gang that dominated the streets of Harvey, New Orleans for three decades. The gang had a virtual ... Read more

Saturday, November 07

06:00 PM

Anthony Shea and the No-Name Gang

This episode follows Anthony Shea, one of the most prolific bank and armored truck robbers, and his "no name" gang out of Charlestown,... Read more
07:00 PM

The Queenpin: Jemeker Thompson

This episode explores the case of The Queenpin--Jemeker Thompson. Thompson rose to the top of the cocaine trade during the peak of the... Read more
08:00 PM

King Blood: Luis Felipe

This episode explores the case of Luis Felipe, also known as "King Blood." From a prison cell, Felipe founded the New York chapter of ... Read more
09:00 PM

Machine Gun Johnny: Johnny Eng

This episode features the rise and fall of Johnny Eng, one of the most notorious drug traffickers in the history of Manhattan's Chinat... Read more
10:00 PM

Anthony Shea and the No-Name Gang

This episode follows Anthony Shea, one of the most prolific bank and armored truck robbers, and his "no name" gang out of Charlestown,... Read more
11:00 PM

The Queenpin: Jemeker Thompson

This episode explores the case of The Queenpin--Jemeker Thompson. Thompson rose to the top of the cocaine trade during the peak of the... Read more

Sunday, November 08

12:00 AM

King Blood: Luis Felipe

This episode explores the case of Luis Felipe, also known as "King Blood." From a prison cell, Felipe founded the New York chapter of ... Read more
01:00 AM

Machine Gun Johnny: Johnny Eng

This episode features the rise and fall of Johnny Eng, one of the most notorious drug traffickers in the history of Manhattan's Chinat... Read more

Thursday, November 12

06:00 PM

Richard "Iceman" Kuklinski

Richard Kuklinski was one of the most notorious killers in American history, convicted of the murders of four people, but likely respo... Read more
07:00 PM

Kaboni Savage

Kaboni Savage was a ruthless drug dealer and murderer whose drug ring pushed hundreds of kilos of cocaine onto the streets of North Ph... Read more
08:00 PM

John Gotti

John Gotti was the last of the classic gangsters, the “Boss of Bosses” of New York City’s five Mafia families. Unlike other Mafi... Read more
09:00 PM

Sammy the Bull

Salvatore “Sammy the Bull” Gravano is the most notorious turncoat in Mafia history. Once a loyal Underboss for John Gotti in the G... Read more
10:00 PM

Richard "Iceman" Kuklinski

Richard Kuklinski was one of the most notorious killers in American history, convicted of the murders of four people, but likely respo... Read more
11:00 PM

Kaboni Savage

Kaboni Savage was a ruthless drug dealer and murderer whose drug ring pushed hundreds of kilos of cocaine onto the streets of North Ph... Read more

Friday, November 13

12:00 AM

John Gotti

John Gotti was the last of the classic gangsters, the “Boss of Bosses” of New York City’s five Mafia families. Unlike other Mafi... Read more
01:00 AM

Sammy the Bull

Salvatore “Sammy the Bull” Gravano is the most notorious turncoat in Mafia history. Once a loyal Underboss for John Gotti in the G... Read more

Saturday, November 14

06:00 PM

The Mayor Of Harlem: Alberto "Alpo" Martinez

This episode profiles the rise and fall of Albert "Alpo" Martinez, dubbed the Mayor of Harlem. Alpo and two childhood friends, Azie Fa... Read more
07:00 PM

The Godmother: Griselda Blanco

Griselda Blanco, "The Godmother," is suspected of scores of murders while transporting cocaine from Colombia to New York, Miami, and S... Read more
08:00 PM

The First Kingpin: Juan Raul Garza

This episode follows the case of Juan Raul Garza, the first drug kingpin. Garza and his gang made millions of dollars running drugs ac... Read more
09:00 PM

The Ultimate Outlaw: Harry ‘Taco’ Bowman

Bowman, as international president of the Outlaws Motorcycle Club, ordered kidnappings, firebombings, assaults and murders. He joined ... Read more
10:00 PM

The Mayor Of Harlem: Alberto "Alpo" Martinez

This episode profiles the rise and fall of Albert "Alpo" Martinez, dubbed the Mayor of Harlem. Alpo and two childhood friends, Azie Fa... Read more
11:00 PM

The Godmother: Griselda Blanco

Griselda Blanco, "The Godmother," is suspected of scores of murders while transporting cocaine from Colombia to New York, Miami, and S... Read more

Sunday, November 15

12:00 AM

The First Kingpin: Juan Raul Garza

This episode follows the case of Juan Raul Garza, the first drug kingpin. Garza and his gang made millions of dollars running drugs ac... Read more
01:00 AM

The Ultimate Outlaw: Harry ‘Taco’ Bowman

Bowman, as international president of the Outlaws Motorcycle Club, ordered kidnappings, firebombings, assaults and murders. He joined ... Read more

About Gangsters: America’s Most Evil

Gangsters: America’s Most Evil is a cinematic documentary series that explores the rise and fall of some of the most nefarious and notorious criminals brought to justice by the United States government. From thugs to lethal beauties, outlaws to kingpins, each episode profiles these gangsters and reveals their sinister motives, transgressions and the circumstances that eventually led to their downfall.

 

Which Movie Gangster Are You?

Are you more of a Don Corleone or a Henry Hill? Take our quiz to see which movie gangster you are.

Three New Series and Three New Specials Join Your Favorites This Fall on Reelz

A lineup full of “Real Lives. Real Stories. Real Celebrities” is coming your way starting Sept. 10 on REELZ. New series include Rich and Acquitted, Hollywood Homicide Uncovered and Scandal Made Me Famous. New documentary specials include Titanic: Sinking the Myths, Karen Carpenter: Goodbye to Love and Reagan: From Movie Star to President. Rounding out new fall programming are returning series Autopsy: The Last Hours of… and Gangsters: America’s Most Evil.