Nick Mancuso, the FBI agent from the mini-series, Favorite Son is back. This time in a series wherein he fights for justice, while having to deal with elements in his own government who sometimes oppose him.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 Nick Mancuso (20 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Eddie McMasters (20 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Kristen Carter (20 episodes, 1989-1990)
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Nick Mancuso, the FBI agent from the mini-series, Favorite Son is back. This time in a series wherein he fights for justice, while having to deal with elements in his own government who sometimes oppose him.

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The name Nick Mancuso is shared by a real-life actor, best known for the (also) NBC TV-series Stingray (1985), which initially caused him to protest the title character's name to his former network, without success. See more »

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The Best of Loggia
23 July 2006 | by (Middle Tennessee) – See all my reviews

Robert Loggia was at his best in this tale of a maverick FBI agent. Old and set in his ways, he was much more interested in seeing justice done than he was in meeting all of the Bureau's latest paperwork requirements or in playing the political games that were expected, especially of Special Agents assigned so close to the Bureau's Washington, D.C. headquarters. Nick Mancuso was what you want a TV cop (and real ones, for that matter) to be, hardworking, dedicated to the truth, and very bright, with a willingness to "let the chips fall where they may". The character had been in the miniseries "Favorite Son" which was shown on NBC the fall before Mancuso, F.B.I. came on. While the show was not renewed for a second season, NBC thought enough of it to rerun what they thought were the best episodes in the summertime four years later.


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