A photographer suffers from "strange luck," and is the victim of both good and bad coincidences that involve him in the problems of others.

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 Chance Harper / ... (17 episodes, 1995-1996)
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 Audrey Westin (17 episodes, 1995-1996)
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 Dr. Anne Richter (17 episodes, 1995-1996)
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 Angie (17 episodes, 1995-1996)
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 Spirit (8 episodes, 1995-1996)
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Having survived a plane crash as a child in which all aboard, including his mother, perished, Chance Harper's every decision leads to incredible displays of luck, both good and bad. Chance tries to cope with the everyday results of his 'luck' with the help of his close circle of friends and the hope that someday he will find his long-lost brother, mysteriously taken away from his family shortly before the fatal accident. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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15 September 1995 (USA)  »

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Drôle de chance  »

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Episode #11, "Brothers Grim," has Chance's brother Eric telling him to contact Fox Mulder of the FBI - a reference to "X-Files, The" (1993). See more »

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Chance Harper: Do you know what it is?
Billy-Mac: What do I look like, Alfred Einstein?
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Followed by Strange Luck: Soul Survivor (1995) See more »

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12 August 1998 | by (Iowa City, IA) – See all my reviews

An adult version of creator Karl Schaeffer's "Eerie, Indiana," Strange Luck mixes film noir, a smattering of the supernatural, and just plain goofiness (two brothers fight over a potato that looks like Elvis) that seems to be mocking the very type of contrived plot "coincidences" that most shows rely on for their serious plots. Catch it if you can.


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