The Trials of O'Brien (1965–1966)

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A flamboyant Shakespeare quoting New York Defense Attorney always seems to get into trouble.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win. See more awards »
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 Daniel O'Brien (22 episodes, 1965-1966)
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A flamboyant Shakespeare quoting New York Defense Attorney always seems to get into trouble.

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Great TV Series

It's been a long time ago, but I know this was a critical success. When it was canceled, it caused a "save this show" letter-writing campaign, to no avail. It was about a rather deadbeat, but smart lawyer, fending off bill collectors and while taking on even more deadbeat clients. Falk did his usual great job and I think some of this character spilled over to Columbo. I would love to see if any of the 13 was it? episodes still exist. I would buy them all!


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