In the aftermath of the Civil War, a young martial arts prodigy, newly arrived from China, finds himself caught up in the bloody Chinatown Tong wars.
Cinemax’s Warrior is based on a concept from the legendary Chinese Martial Artist, Bruce Lee. The series was created by Jonathan Tropper (Banshee) and Justin Lin (Fast and Furious). Set at the times of the Tong Wars in the late 1800s in San Francisco, California. The series follows Ah Sahm, a martial arts prodigy originating from China who immigrates to San Francisco and ends up becoming a hatchet man for the most powerful tong in Chinatown.