Godfather of Harlem 1x1 "By Whatever Means Necessary"
Godfather of Harlem tells the "true story of infamous crime boss Bumpy Johnson, who in the early 1960s returned from ten years in prison to find the neighborhood he once ruled in shambles. With the streets controlled by the Italian mob, Bumpy must take on the Genovese crime family to regain control. During the brutal battle, he forms an alliance with radical preacher Malcolm X – catching Malcolm’s political rise in the crosshairs of social upheaval and a mob war that threatens to tear the city apart. Starring Forest Whittaker as Bumpy Johnson.
Bumpy Johnson was one of the greatest Black Organized Crime figures who was seen as a Robin Hood figure who controlled Harlem during the Great Renaissance and had the respect and admiration of the community. After ten years in prison Bumpy finds himself in world of the 60's where things have drastically changed.