A historical US crime drama set in New York in the 1860s during the American Civil War. Starring British actor, Tom Weston-Jones as Kevin Corcoran, an intense, rugged Irish-American cop working the New York's notorious Five Points neighbourhood. Corcoran is struggling to maintain his moral compass in a turbulent world, while on an emotional and relentless quest to learn the truth about the disappearance of his wife and the death of his daughter. Copper also stars Kyle Schmid as Robert Morehouse, a handsome bon vivant and part of Manhattan aristocracy; Ato Essandoah as Doctor Matthew Freeman, who secretly assists Corcoran with his work, Anastasia Grffith as the sophisticated and spirited Elizabeth Haverford and Franka Potente as Eva Heissen, a shrewd businesswoman and the madam of Eva's Paradise.