The show follows a crime, usually adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court.
Jesse L. Martin,
Deputy Police Chief Brenda Johnson runs the Priority Homicide Division of the LAPD with an unorthodox style. Her innate ability to read people and obtain confessions helps her and her team solve the city's toughest, most sensitive cases.
Except for Vonda Shepard's annoying voice and her predictability in song choice --- Shepard seems to be the only singer the show can get -- Ally McBeal was a groundbreaking show for it's time, especially for the feminist crowds.
A family drama focused on three generations of women living together in Hartford, Connecticut. Amy Brenneman plays Amy Gray, who left New York City behind and now works as a family court ... See full summary »
The song 'Battersea' by Hooverphonic was used at the end of both the series premiere, and the series finale. See more »
The 55th precinct building is nicknamed "Camelot" because it
is supposedly located at the intersection of King St. and Arthur St. This is impossible because while King St. is located in Manhattan, Arthur St. is in Queens. See more »
I hear both of his oars aren't in the water.
I don't even think he has a boat.
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