In 1715 on the Bahamian island of New Providence, home to the first functioning democracy in the Americas, the notorious pirate Blackbeard leads a nation of thieves and outlaws who represent a mounting threat to intentional commerce. To regain control, a trained undercover assassin named Tom Lowe is sent to take down Blackbeard. However, Lowe soon becomes an admirer of Blackbeard, thanks to his charisma, intelligence and political ideals.
NBC has ordered ten episodes of Crossbones, which will begin production in the fall.
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