Lennie McPherson AKA “Mr Big” of Sydney’s underworld and Stan “The Man” Smith, two boys from Sydney who were sent to reform schools as petty crooks and emerged as ruthless gangsters. They rose to the top of organised crime in Sydney and remained there for three decades. Smith was McPherson’s protégé and his loyal enforcer.
Their rise to power was the direct result of the era they operated in. A time when Sydney was rampant with police corruption.
This new series exposes the life stories of notorious anti-heroes. Each episode recounts the life and crimes of two gangsters, connected by their criminal DNA. With interviews from crime figures like Mark “Chopper” Read, we’ll give viewers the real dirt on the who, what, where and why of the biggest names and darkest hearts in true crime.
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