A look into what life is really like for a member of the American mafia, exploring all routes needed to be taken in order for somebody to become a made member and how to make money once initiated. This guide to mob life turns to the ultimate authority in order to get some answers, former Colombo family captain Michael Franzese.
Michael came to his position by following in his fathers footsteps, Colombo family underboss Sonny Franzese. In doing so he earned more money for the organization than anyone since Al Capone. Michael also made the bold move of doing what no man had done before, he publicly quit La Cosa Nostra without going into witness protection. Somehow he has lived to tale the tale.
This two hour special takes us on a step by step journey through the world’s most famous criminal organisation as lived by one of its most notorious members.