Ray Donovan is an American police drama series created by Ann Biderman for Showtime. The first season of twelve episodes premiered on June 30, 2013. The pilot episode broke all audience records, making it the biggest showtime debut ever. On February 4, 2020, Showtime canceled the series after seven seasons, and those 7 seasons have reached the HBO.
The drama takes place mainly in Los Angeles, California (during seasons 1-5) and mainly in New York City, New York (during seasons 6-7). The main character is Irish-American Ray Donovan (Liev Schreiber), a native of South Boston, who works for the powerful law firm Goldman & Drexler, representing the rich and famous.
Ray Donovan is already on HBO
” of crimes, who organizes bribes, rewards, threats and other illegal activities, to guarantee the result desired by the client. Good at his job, he is also usually dedicated to his children and siblings, but he has a complicated relationship with his wife. He experiences problems when his threatening father, Mickey Donovan (Jon Voight), is unexpectedly released from prison, while the FBI tries to overthrow him and his associates.