Big Mike is a recurring character on HBO' s The Deuce. He is portrayed by Mustafa Shakir. Frankie invites Big Mike ( Mustafa Shakir), who came up with the idea of the privacy stalls, to “ christen” them; when he steps into the booth, he doesn’ t view a porn loop but a cartoon. Watch Series - The Deuce - Season 1 - This drama series follows the legalization and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York from the early 1970s through the mid- 1980s, exploring the rough- and- tumble world of midtown Manhattan. Her relationship with CC has been simmering for a while as her star rose in the porn. Nov 01, · Big Mike was a great addition to the crew but he was introduced in such a weird way: At first he seemed like a violent junkie who would be dangerous and then suddenly he' s consistently quiet and tactful.
It felt as if it was two entirely different people. James Franco stars as real- life twin brothers who were players in the Times Square world and became fronts for mob control of the volatile and lucrative sex. Big Mike might be the clearest microcosm for what Deuce co- creators David Simon and George Pelecanos are attempting with the series: On the surface, he’ s mysterious and more than a little. Oct 08, · The Deuce recap: season two, episode five – Red Hot poppin' Candy.