Beggars and Choosers (1999–2001)

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The amusing trials of the executive staff of a television network.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 nominations. See more awards »
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 Rob Malone (42 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Lori Volpone (42 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Malcolm Laffley (37 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Casey Lenox / ... (29 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Carey Malone / ... (22 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Brian Peske (22 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Herb Kolodny (22 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Nicky Krasnakov (22 episodes, 1999-2001)
Klodyne Rodney ...
 Latitia Martinez (21 episodes, 1999-2000)
Justin Carroll ...
 Nigel Gibney (20 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Kelly Kramer (19 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Irwin (17 episodes, 1999-2001)
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A look behind the scenes of network television. Rob Malone is the president of LGT, a television network fighting for ratings, and usually losing. Taking up the battle with Malone are Lori Volpone and casting executive, Malcolm Laffley. Each episode takes a look into how a network runs - how the executives deal with the stars, how they make big budget deals while trying to keep the network financially stable. Malone has too much on his hands, the owner of the company drifts in and out of a coma, the casting exec. is being accused of sexual harassment, and the VP in charge of development is doing everything she can, no matter how evil, to move up in the ranks. Written by Joshua Taj Bozeman <JBoze3131@aol.com>

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Side by side. Neck and neck. And always behind your back.

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bring it back!!!
30 March 2003 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I loved this series, I wish some one would put out video's for sale. this series could go on for ever. Rudolf Martin playing as Nicolai Krasnikove is forever great. Why did this show just stop? I hear it had low ratings, bull It way the best mini showtime had or has on! or give people a chance to own it.


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