Spoilers – Treme Episodes for May

Sam McPherson April 23, 2010 0

HBO has released the details on May’s Treme offerings.  The drama has been renewed already, so check it out if you haven’t already.

Episode #4:  “At the Foot of Canal Street”

Debut:  SUNDAY, MAY 2 (10:05-11:05 p.m. ET/PT)

Other HBO playdates:  May 2 (12:10 a.m.), 4 (11:00 p.m.), 5 (3:15 a.m.), 6 (10:00 p.m.) and 20 (8:00 p.m.)

HBO2 playdates:  May 3 (11:05 p.m.), 7 (10:00 p.m.), 8 (9:00 p.m.), 9 (3:30 p.m.) and 15 (8:00 p.m.)

While Antoine (Wendell Pierce) heads to Baton Rouge for a holiday visit with his sons, LaDonna (Khandi Alexander) and Toni (Melissa Leo) probe a case of mistaken identity in New Orleans; Sonny (Michael Huisman) takes a gig in Texas, leaving Annie (Lucia Micarelli) behind; Albert (Clarke Peters) accepts a dinner invitation from Darius’ (Marc John Jeffries) aunt Lula (Tarra M. Riggs); Delmond (Rob Brown) considers a tour offer; Davis (Steve Zahn) and Creighton (John Goodman) decide to take their angst to the masses; Albert’s Indians bury their Wild Man.

Story by Eric Overmyer and George Pelecanos; teleplay by George Pelecanos; directed by Anthony Hemingway.

Episode #5:  “Shame, Shame, Shame”

Debut:  SUNDAY, MAY 9 (10:05-11:05 p.m.)

Other HBO playdates:  May 9 (12:10 a.m.), 11 (11:00 p.m.), 12 (2:00 a.m.), 13 (10:00 p.m.) and 20 (9:00 p.m.)

HBO2 playdates:  May 10 (11:05 p.m.), 14 (10:00 p.m.), 15 (9:00 p.m.), 16 (2:00 p.m.) and 22 (8:00 p.m.)

Albert presses Councilman Ron Singleton (Kerrell Antonio) to reopen housing projects; Davis enlists some top local musicians to cut a campaign CD; a Japanese jazz fan does a good turn for Antoine; Janette (Kim Dickens) cooks for four celebrity chefs; Annie fails to embrace Sonny’s house guest; the city celebrates the return of displaced residents with a second-line parade.

Story by David Simon & Eric Overmyer and Lolis Eric Elie; teleplay by Lolis Eric Elie; directed by Christine Moore.

Episode #6:  “Shoo Fly, Don’t Bother Me”

Debut:  SUNDAY, MAY 16 (10:10-11:10 p.m.)

Other HBO playdates:  May 16 (12:20 a.m.), 18 (11:00 p.m.), 19 (2:10 a.m.), 20 (10:00 p.m.) and 23 (9:00 p.m.)

HBO2 playdates:  May 17 (11:05 p.m.), 21 (10:00 p.m.), 22 (9:00 p.m.), 23 (2:30 p.m.) and 29 (8:00 p.m.)

Toni tracks down a former cop in search of clues about Daymo; Davis raises his profile on the streets and on TV; Delmond tours while Antoine toils; Janette considers suspending operations; Albert vents about the lack of tribe lodging; Sonny crosses a line with Annie; the Bernettes make a splash at the Krewe du Vieux parade.

Story by David Simon & Eric Overmyer and Tom Piazza; teleplay by Tom Piazza; directed by Brad Anderson.

Episode #7:  “Smoke My Peace Pipe”

Debut:  SUNDAY, MAY 23 (10:00-11:00 p.m.)

Other HBO playdates:  May 23 (midnight), 25 (11:00 p.m.), 26 (3:20 a.m.) and 27 (10:00 p.m.), and June 6 (9:00 p.m.) and 17 (8:00 p.m.)

HBO2 playdates:  May 24 (11:00 p.m.), 28 (10:00 p.m.), 29 (9:00 p.m.) and 30 (1:00 p.m.), and June 12 (8:00 p.m.)

A judge’s ultimatum gives hope to LaDonna and Toni; Albert makes a stand and pays the price; Antoine gets an airport gig but loses a mentor; Davis scores a get-out-of-jail pass; Janette takes her cooking skills on the road; Annie auditions for a Cajun gig.

Story by Eric Overmyer & David Mills; teleplay by David Mills & Davis Rogan; directed by Simon Cellan Jones.