<-- Previous EpisodeNext Episode -->

The Lawless Years: Louy K: Part 3 Birth of the Organization

Not long after being released from Sing Sing prison, former rabbinical student Louis Kassoff helps to form a powerful crime syndicate.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 3x5
Airdate: Friday June 09th, 1961

Guest Stars
Paul RichardsPaul Richards
As Louis Kassoff
Jack WestonJack Weston
As A. J.
Carol Eve RossenCarol Eve Rossen
As Anna Kassoff
Naomi StevensNaomi Stevens
As Rose Kassoff
John DennisJohn Dennis
As Dutch Schultz
John VivyanJohn Vivyan
As Lepke Buchalter
Robert EllensteinRobert Ellenstein
As Jack "Legs" Diamond
Henry CordenHenry Corden
As Waxey Gordon
Stanley AdamsStanley Adams
As Charlie Gurrah
Norman AldenNorman Alden
As Lucky Luciano
Peter HornsbyPeter Hornsby
As Bugsy Siegal
Dick Wilson (2)Dick Wilson (2)
As Little Augie Gorman
Jay DellaJay Della
As Longie Zwillman
Main Cast
James GregoryJames Gregory
As Barney Ruditsky
Episode Notes
The character of A. J., played by Jack Weston in this episode, had previously been played by Terence de Marney in The Maxie Gorman Story. De Marney would return to the role in Little Augie.

Episode Quotes
Louhy: You're smart, A.J. You're real smart. You're smart enough to stay out of my personal business.

Louhy: What do you figure with, Lepke? You've gotta have brains to figure.

Louhy: We got ourselves three million dollars a month. Are you interested?
Schultz: You kiddin'? Whadda you want me to do?

A.J.: I don't like to be kept waiting. No matter how big you get, Louhy, don't keep me waiting.

Louhy: A. J., can I trust you?
A. J.: Not as much as I can trust you.

Other Episode Crew

ProducerJack Chertok
CastingRalph Acton
Program ConsultantBarney Ruditsky
Production ExecutiveHarry Poppe
Missing Information
Click here to add Music
Click here to add Episode Goofs
Click here to add Cultural References
Click here to add Episode References
Click here to add Analysis