The personal and professional lives of Boston`s most experienced litigators form the basis of this prime-time comedy-drama, which has been nominated for multiple Emmy Awards since its premiere in 2004. When attorney Brad Chase (Mark Valley) was transferred to Boston in Washington, D.C. to keep an eye on Denny Crane (William Shatner), senior partner at Crane, Poole & Schmidt, he had no idea what he was getting into. While Chase does his best to keep an eye on Crane, Alan Shore (James Spader) uses ethically questionable methods to win business that no one else will touch. Boston Legal, a spin-off of the Emmy-winning legal drama The Practice, also featured respected actors such as Candice Bergen, René Auberjonois and John Larroquette. If you`re looking for a metaphor to play with, you couldn`t be much better than Quantum Leap`s body jump premise. In the 21 years since the series aired, its star, Scott Bakula, has embarked on a range of flashy characters, with an initial focus on more science fiction (Star Trek: Enterprise), which is eventually offset by a move to naturalistic comedy-drama (Men of a Certain Age). But playing a policeman in a network procedure? Inexplicably, this seemingly inevitable move had turned out to be a leap too far. That oversight was finally corrected with Bakula`s role as the lead actor in NCIS: New Orleans, which premiered on CBS on September 23 in the coveted Tuesday window immediately following the franchise`s flagship series. Cast: James SpaderJohn LarroquetteChristian Clemenson. Conrad Gayson`s other wife is coming to town! NYPD Blue alumna Gail O`Grady has been cast as Conrad`s first wife in Revenge, TVGuide.com confirmed.
As first reported by E! Online, O`Grady`s character will surprise her former husband (Henry Czerny) and Victoria (Madeleine Stowe) when she unexpectedly reappears in episode 13. The character of O`Grady, whom Conrad abandoned for Victoria 25 years ago, is described as. Alan Shore and Denny Crane lead a brigade of high-priced civil litigators at a high-end Boston law firm in a series that focuses on the professional and personal lives of brilliant but often emotionally deficient lawyers. A spin-off of the long-running series The Practice. Thirty actors have won Emmys for his shows – will the stars of Big Little Lies be next? Part 1 of the series finale. Shirley is seeking an injunction to prevent a Chinese company from acquiring Crane, Poole. The personal and professional lives of Boston`s most experienced. More from Part 2 of the series finale. Shirley`s dream of a church wedding doesn`t go as she planned. Instead, she did. After Denny learns disturbing news about the progression of his Alzheimer`s disease and that an experimental drug could help him.
After 40 years in the business, five Emmys and two hit TV shows, Michael J. Fox is still not afraid of challenges. Example: when the TV vet was tasked with climbing 100 steps in New York City Hall during the filming of the pilot episode of Michael J. Fox`s show. “After he did, he said something like, `These were most of the stairs I literally walked into.