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NBC has Deception in its midseason lineup, and it's a new thriller that centers around a female protagonist mixed up with a wealthy family. If that description reminds you of ABC's Revenge at all, you're not alone, and when the cast and creators came to the Winter TCA today, they had the opportunity to clarify how this show is different. Read on for that and what the stars, including Meagan Good and TV veterans Victor Garber and Tate Donovan, had to say about their new series. Executive producer Liz Heldens addressed the Revenge comparisons right away and said she wasn't taking a cue from the soapy drama. Rather, Heldens said that two of her favorite movies are Donnie Brasco and The Departed, so she was wondering whether an undercover cop show with a female protagonist would work. Specifically, she wondered, "Could Donnie Brasco and the movie Sabrina have a baby? »

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