Mobs Mheiricea - Jimmy Burke
The IFTA nominated series Mobs Mhericea continues on TG4 on October 2nd at 10pm with the story of Jimmy 'the Gent' Burke and the real Goodfellas - the gangsters that inspired the film.
For over thirty years Jimmy Burke was one of the most powerful criminals in New York city. He was the basis for Robert De Niro's character in the film Goodfellas, which charted the relationship between Burke and another up and coming gangster - Henry Hill. In an exclusive interview Henry Hill reveals the true story behind his and Burke's exploits and how together they managed to pull off one of the biggest heists in US history - The Lufthansa Heist.
View a preview for this episode on our Mobs Mheiricea page.