Capital City (1989–1990)

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Mirroring the bear-pit attitudes of the time, this series follows the upwardly-mobile hopefuls at London-based investment bank, Shane Longman, as they try to scramble up the corporate ... See full summary »

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William Armstrong ...
 Max Lubin (23 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Declan / ... (23 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Chas Ewell (23 episodes, 1989-1990)
Joanna Kanska ...
 Sirkka Nieminen / ... (23 episodes, 1989-1990)
Trevyn McDowell ...
 Michelle Hauptmann / ... (23 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Hudson J. Talbot / ... (22 episodes, 1989-1990)
John Bowe ...
 Leonard Ansen (21 episodes, 1989-1990)
Anna Nygh ...
 Hannah Burgess (21 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Lee Wolf (18 episodes, 1989-1990)
Denys Hawthorne ...
 James Farrell (14 episodes, 1989-1990)
Joanna Phillips-Lane ...
 Wendy Foley (14 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Gail (14 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Jimmy Destry (13 episodes, 1989)
Emily Bolton ...
 Sylvia Roux Teng (11 episodes, 1989-1990)
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Mirroring the bear-pit attitudes of the time, this series follows the upwardly-mobile hopefuls at London-based investment bank, Shane Longman, as they try to scramble up the corporate ladder, taking risks, eating up the pressure, and following their instincts in search of that elusive deal that will finally announce their arrival in the city. Written by Bai

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Used the same dealing room set from the 1989 movie Dealers. See more »

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An Excellent Series
3 December 2004 | by (NYC, USA & Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

I remember this series so well. It was excellent - such strong and compelling characters, stylish and sexy ... and so different to everything else on offer at the time - and now ... I am sure that it inspired the also excellent Canadian drama "Traders".

Both season 1 and season 2 are available on DVD region 2 in the UK. Its a treat to watch the series again.

Season 1 is 13 episodes and season 2 seems to be 10 episodes.

Unfortunately, it seems to have ended after 2 seasons.

This series was a lot of fun.

Sometimes you can get it on special at Amazon.co.uk


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