Herald Sun - Switched On - - Weekly Preview - MAFIA’S GREAT­EST HITS, ONE, 9.30pm

IN the ab­sence of be­ing able to see any of th­ese characters in a glam­orous tele­vi­sion drama now that Board­walk Em­pire’s fin­ished for the year, here’s their less at­trac­tive real life ver­sion. Sam Gian­cana last week – did you see it? Pretty good. Pretty rich. Who knew there was so much money in gam­bling, huh? Tonight it’s Lucky Lu­ciano, and I tell you what, for some­one named Lucky he didn’t live that long. High stress job, of course, his line of work. Which was what ex­actly? Any­thing go­ing, ba­si­cally, but his big thing was coming up with the sys­tem that di­vided the New York mob into five fam­i­lies.

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