A darkly comic swamp noir story of two best friends set in the late 1980s. Based on the novels by Joe R. Lansdale, the series follows Hap Collins, an East Texas white boy with a weakness for Southern women, and Leonard Pine, a gay, black Vietnam vet with a hot temper.
Hap and Leonard must fend for themselves; Trudy makes a confession to Hap; Hap makes a discovery.
Soldier and Angel force Leonard to dig up the money but a surprise awaits them; Trudy stands her ground while Hap and Leonard seek a way out.
The gang buys cocaine in order to resell it for a profit. An unexpected duo meets the group in an office.
As they close in on the stolen money, Hap, Leonard and Trudy revisit their pasts. Loyalties are tested at Leonard's house.
Enticed by Trudy, Hap and Leonard begin their search for the lost loot with new compatriots Howard, Chub and Paco. Leonard receives distressing news about his Uncle Chester.
After lifelong best friends Hap and Leonard lose their jobs, a seductive figure from Hap's past resurfaces with a shadowy plan to score some major cash. Meanwhile, a menacing pair descends upon the duo’s hometown.