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Maggie Gyllenhaal Joins HBO’s David Simon 1970s Porn Drama ‘The Deuce’

The Honourable Woman star Maggie Gyllenhaal has signed on for a co-starring role opposite James Franco in The Deuce, HBO's hour-long drama pilot set in the porn scene in 1970s New York which hails from The Wire and Show Me A Hero creator David Simon.

HBO Orders 70s Porn Drama, ‘Capitol Hill’ Pilots From ‘The Wire’ Creator David Simon

HBOHBO is staying in business with The Wire creator David Simon. The premium cable network has given the greenlight to two hour-long drama projects from Simon. The first, starring James Franco, is set in the world of the porn industry in the 1970s; while the second is a contemporary political drama set on Capitol Hill.