With over 30 years as the head of the Colombo crime family, Carmine Persico stands as one of most enduring Godfathers in mafia history–but his time at the top came from a ruthless drive for power, a drive that earned him the nickname, “The Snake.”
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“Mobsters” features the true stories behind the mob legends who ruthlessly clawed their way to their own precarious versions of the American Dream.
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