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Life after Hurricane Katrina as the residents of New Orleans try to rebuild their lives, their homes, and their unique culture in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the USA.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 5 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »
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 Larry Williams 29 episodes, 2010-2013
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 Jacques Jhoni / ... 26 episodes, 2010-2013
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 George Cotrell 21 episodes, 2010-2013
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 Davina Lambreaux 19 episodes, 2010-2013
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 C.J. Liguori 18 episodes, 2011-2013
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 Randall Batiste 17 episodes, 2010-2013
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 Mrs. Brooks / ... 16 episodes, 2010-2013
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Life after Hurricane Katrina as the residents of New Orleans try to rebuild their lives, their homes, and their unique culture in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the USA.

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Won't Bow Don't Know How.

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Drama | Music

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TV-MA | See all certifications »

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11 April 2010 (USA)  »

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Tremej  »

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Trivia

Davina Lambreaux crosses paths twice with Kimberly Rivers Roberts. The second time, Roberts gives her a CD with a documentary she helped making. In real life, Kimberly Rivers Roberts documented the Katrina experience on her neighborhood on video, and played an integral part on the Oscar nominated documentary Trouble in the Water (2008). See more »

Goofs

The computer John Goodman's character uses is running Windows Vista and Office 2007 (you can tell from the user interface), yet that software wasn't released when the series took place (in 2005). See more »


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Treme Song
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(main title)
Performed by John Boutte
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A Great Slice of Life Drama
9 May 2010 | by See all my reviews

This is definitely one of the best shows on HBO. It shows how New Orleans is coping with the disaster of Katrina with not only great scripts but with great characters such as Davis (Steve Zahn), Ladonna (Khandi Alexander), Antoine (Wendell Pierce) and "Big Chief" Albert (Clarke Peters). In fact, the character of Davis is truly a one of a kind character. He is both passionate and manic and you can truly feel his passion as well as his anger over the disaster that destroyed his adopted hometown. Also, this definitely captures the spirit of New Orleans, both good and bad and the true star of the show is the city of New Orleans itself with This definitely has a chance of becoming a true classic and hopefully the audience will continue to grow for this wonderful show.


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