Bad Blood is a Canadian crime drama six-part television miniseries. Filmed in Montreal, Quebec and Sudbury, Ontario, the series is a dramatization of the Rizzuto crime family, a Montreal-based mafia organization. It is based on the 2015 book Business or Blood: Mafia Boss Vito Rizzuto’s Last War, by Antonio Nicaso and Peter Edwards
Vito Rizzuto (Anthony LaPaglia) is the boss of a crime family, seeking to bring peace to Montreal’s criminal world. He succeeds, but, after being implicated and arrested for multiple murders committed in 1981, his empire crumbles. Upon his release in 2012, he sets out on a path of revenge.