Episode 5: "Shame, Shame, Shame" (May 9)
Albert presses Councilman Ron Singleton (Kerrell Antonio) to reopen housing projects; Davis enlists some top local musicians to cut a campaign CD; a Japanese jazz fan does a good turn for Antoine; Janette (Kim Dickens) cooks for four celebrity chefs; Annie fails to embrace Sonny’s house guest; the city celebrates the return of displaced residents with a second-line parade.
Story by David Simon & Eric Overmyer and Lolis Eric Elie; teleplay by Lolis Eric Elie; directed by Christine Moore.
TREME was created by David Simon and Eric Overmyer; executive producers, David Simon, Nina K. Noble, Eric Overmyer, Carolyn Strauss; co-executive producer, David Mills; producer, Anthony Hemingway; directors, Agnieszka Holland, Jim McKay, Ernest Dickerson, Anthony Hemingway, Christine Moore, Brad Anderson, Simon Cellan Jones and Dan Attias; writers, David Simon, Eric Overmyer, David Mills, George Pelecanos, Lolis Eric Elie, Tom Piazza and Davis Rogan.
Debut: SUNDAY, MAY 9 (10:05-11:05 p.m.)
Other HBO playdates: May 9 (12:10 a.m.), 11 (11:00 p.m.), 12 (2:00 a.m.), 13 (10:00 p.m.) and 20 (9:00 p.m.)
HBO2 playdates: May 10 (11:05 p.m.), 14 (10:00 p.m.), 15 (9:00 p.m.), 16 (2:00 p.m.) and 22 (8:00 p.m.)