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Outlaw Empires

Description: As an executive producer on `The Shield' and the creator of `Sons of Anarchy', Kurt Sutter has spent a good part of his adulthood writing about fictitious anti-heroes, the kind of guys he became fascinated with while relentlessly watching TV as a kid. "We all love the guys in black", he says. Spearheaded by Sutter's insight, `Outlaw Empires' presents stories of real American outlaws - gangs and families who have ruled the streets with a heavy hand and without sympathy. Each hour-long episode tells the complete history of a notorious crime ring, from the Crips in Los Angeles to biker gangs to the Italian Mafia and the Aryan Brotherhood, replete with commentary from members who lived the outlaw life.
Genre: ["Crime","History"]
Year Released: 2012
Number of seasons: 1
Number of episodes: 6
First episode air date: May 14, 2012
Network: Discovery Channel
Executive Producers: Kurt Sutter, Eli Holzman
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