A free spirited yoga instructor finds true love in a conservative lawyer and they got married on the first date. Though they are polar opposites; her need of stability is fulfilled with him, his need of optimism is fulfilled with her.
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 Dharma Finkelstein Montgomery (119 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Greg Montgomery (119 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Pete Cavanaugh (119 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Abby O'Neil (119 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Larry Finkelstein (119 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Edward Montgomery (119 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Kitty Montgomery (119 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Jane (96 episodes, 1997-2001)
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There could hardly be an odder match, but love knows no reason- assistant DA Greg Montgomery, the golden spoon son of successful businessman Edward Montgomery and his bossy spouse Kitty, the queen of socialite snob-ism, falls madly in love with the utterly unconventional free spirit Dharma Finkelstein, truly the daughter of hippie couple Larry Finkelstein and Abby O'Neil, who never fail to go against whatever even smells like convention. Even if they can't break the couple up, both in-law families -who never agree on anything else- never cease to stir as much as they are shocked by these incompatible lifestyles. Neither do the best friends help, Greg's lazy and incompetent, parasitic 'colleague' Pete Cavanaugh and Dharma's even more bizarre, bossy Jane, between which two another improbable hate-love chemistry develops. Written by KGF Vissers

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He's old school. She's new age. Together, they're just right. See more »

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Actors Alan Rachins and Mitchell Ryan, who play the respective fathers of the titular characters, have both played attorneys at Los Angeles law firms that employed an attorney played by Amanda Donohoe. Alan Rachins starred in all 8 seasons of the TV series "L.A. Law" (1986-1994), which also starred Donohoe for seasons 5-6. Mitchell Ryan appeared in the Jim Carrey film 'Liar, Liar' (1997). Additionally, Mitchell Ryan guest starred in an episode of "L.A. Law." See more »

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Greg: [marches with Pete, Larry, and Edward down a hallway like astronauts while triumphant music plays in the background]
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Greg: What the hell are we doing?
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The end of the opening montage for the series has several pairings of word expressing opposites, such as: sun and moon, yin and yang, sugar and spice. See more »

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This show inspired me in real life
17 November 2005 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

Dharma & Greg is my all-time favorite TV show, and I was in hog heaven with the re-runs. I wish they were still on regularly. I always considered the character of "Dharma" as "my idol" and really loved the idealistic marriage portrayed on the show, peppered with real issues that happen with real relationships. I yearned to have such a loving, happy marriage. Then, last year, on the first date with my now-husband, we discussed the show and it turned out he loved it and felt the same way about it. We are now in a wonderful, Dharma&Greg-esquire marriage filled with surprises, kookiness, hot, adventurous sex and lots of communication and love. Thanks for the inspiration!


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