What happens when a war veteran (not a hero to many people, but someone who served their country faithfully) returns home from a My Lai-type massacre? What happens when he and his best friend, who is black, can’t find anyone who wants to employ them much less spend an extended amount of time with them? Scarred by events he won’t discuss and struggling to reconnect with his wife, find purpose, an income and common ground with the civilians in his life, Mac Conway turns to the only thing he really knows: killing.
Series Synopsis, from Cinemax: When U.S. Marine Mac Conway returns home to Memphis from Vietnam in 1972, he finds himself shunned by those he loves and demonized by the public he fought for. While struggling with the nightmarish experiences he witnessed and took part in, Conway is unwillingly drawn into a network of killing that spans the length of the Mississippi River.
Logan Marshall-Green stars as Mac Conway, aka Quarry, who is trying to re-adapt to normal society after Vietnam. Struggling to make ends meet, he is lured into an underground killing network.
Jodi Balfour stars as Joni, the love of Macâ€™s life and a reporter at the local newspaper. Though devoted to him, Joni has outgrown her old life in his absence.
Peter Mullan stars as The Broker, a cunning, secretive crime boss who has a network of powerful criminals at his command and has taken a special interest in Conway.
Nikki Amuka-Bird as Ruth, a hardworking mother who is Joniâ€™s close friend
Jamie HectorÂ as Arthur, Ruthâ€™s husband and Macâ€™s best friend, who is also a Vietnam vet
Ann Dowd as Naomi, Buddyâ€™s doting but unconventional mother
Skipp Sudduth as Lloyd, Macâ€™s father
Josh RandallÂ as Detective Tommy Olsen, a dedicated member of the Memphis Police Department
Kurt Yaeger as Suggs, who has fallen within The Brokerâ€™s sights
Clip: The Offer
Check back in 2 weeks for ourÂ exclusive interview with Mustafa Shakir, who is introduced in Episode 3.
Quarry premieres Friday, September 9th at 10/9c on Cinemax.
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