Forrest Bedford is a Southern lawyer in the late 1950s, generally content with his privileged life. But the winds of change are blowing, and he becomes increasingly involved with civil rights cases. Mean- while, Lilly Harper, who cares for his children, is on her own journey of political and personal awareness. Written by
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The character 'Forrest Bedford' was ranked #17 in TV Guide's list of the "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time" (20 June 2004 issue). See more
[Francie and John Morgan are fighting in the back seat
D.A. Forrest Bedford
If I have to stop this car somebody's going to regret it!
Referenced in Seinfeld: The Virgin