Upcoming Episodes

Tuesday, June 22

07:00 PM

Best Friends Gang

Demetrius Holloway quickly rose to become one of Detroit’s most notorious drug kingpins with the help of a gang started by four brot... Read more
08:00 PM

Vincent Smothers

Vincent ‘Vito’ Smothers was one of Detroit’s most notorious killers. But he didn’t start out that way. Born and raised on the ... Read more
09:00 PM

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger is one of the most notorious organized crime bosses in American history, not only for the murders he committ... Read more

Wednesday, June 23

11:00 PM

Best Friends Gang

Demetrius Holloway quickly rose to become one of Detroit’s most notorious drug kingpins with the help of a gang started by four brot... Read more

Thursday, June 24

12:00 AM

Vincent Smothers

Vincent ‘Vito’ Smothers was one of Detroit’s most notorious killers. But he didn’t start out that way. Born and raised on the ... Read more
01:00 AM

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger is one of the most notorious organized crime bosses in American history, not only for the murders he committ... Read more

Tuesday, June 29

07:00 PM

Raquel Hortencia Medeles-Arguello

In Houston, a city where the sex trade is booming, was an organization ruled by one madam, Hortencia Medelles-Arguella. “Tencha” ... Read more
08:00 PM

Ross William Ulbricht

The Dread Pirate Roberts was the alias of the man behind the Silk Road, an online marketplace for illegal drugs. The man behind the m... Read more
09:00 PM

Timothy McGhee

Known as the Monster of Atwater Village, Timothy McGhee was the shot caller for the Toonerville gang. An aspiring rapper who wrote lyr... Read more

Wednesday, June 30

11:00 PM

Raquel Hortencia Medeles-Arguello

In Houston, a city where the sex trade is booming, was an organization ruled by one madam, Hortencia Medelles-Arguella. “Tencha” ... Read more

Thursday, July 01

12:00 AM

Ross William Ulbricht

The Dread Pirate Roberts was the alias of the man behind the Silk Road, an online marketplace for illegal drugs. The man behind the m... Read more
01:00 AM

Timothy McGhee

Known as the Monster of Atwater Village, Timothy McGhee was the shot caller for the Toonerville gang. An aspiring rapper who wrote lyr... 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.