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A CNBC Prime Documentary Series

Empires of New York is the first-ever premium documentary series commissioned by CNBC Prime. This six-part epic chronicles the near-death and stunning re-birth of New York City from the late 1970’s through the end of the 80’s. This fast-paced and deeply entertaining series explores the financial, political, and cultural explosion that transpired during that time, and how the ramifications of that explosion is still felt today.

Directed by Matthew Galkin

Executive Producers
Matthew Galkin
Eli Holzman
Aaron Saidman

The series is produced by IPC and Fairhaven