Witchblade (2001–2002)

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Series cast summary:
 Det. Sara 'Pez' Pezzini / ... (23 episodes, 2001-2002)
 Det. Jake McCartey (23 episodes, 2001-2002)
 Kenneth Irons (23 episodes, 2001-2002)
 Det. Danny Woo (23 episodes, 2001-2002)
 Ian Nottingham (23 episodes, 2001-2002)
Lazar Rockwood ...
 Lazar (20 episodes, 2001-2002)
 Gabriel Bowman (19 episodes, 2001-2002)
 Vicky Po (16 episodes, 2001-2002)
 Captain Bruno Dante (10 episodes, 2001-2002)


Based on the comic with the same title, this series follows the adventures of police detective Sara Pezzini, the bearer of the Witchblade. The Witchblade is a powerful gauntlet-like weapon with a will of its own. Existing since the dawn of time, it chooses each time the right person to be merged with, and Sara is the chosen one of this generation. Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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A new force of justice hits the streets of New York


Fantasy | Action



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Boszorkánykard  »

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During the second season of the show, production was halted so that star Yancy Butler could seek treatment for alcoholism. When she completed the treatment, the show was cancelled. See more »


In the pilot, when Sara questions Kenneth Irons about Ian Nottingham, she shows him the newspaper photo she took from Jake McCartey's apartment with Ian in the background. The same photo Jake was seen looking at right after Sara had supposedly left with it. See more »


Ian Nottingham: Telekinesis, telepathy, synchronicity. Just because you don't see something, doesn't mean it isn't real.
Sara Pezzini: What I saw was a psychotic criminal who gave himself a sucking chest wound.
Ian Nottingham: But what did he see, Sara?
Sara Pezzini: A muzzle flash.
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13 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

In addition to the wonderfully detailed plots and excellent characters, Witchblade was a triumph in technical performance. The sets were consistently excellent. The crew took chances (and succeeded) with different styles of lighting and camera angles. Time lapse photography and stop action were used to good effect, and yet they did not jar the viewer. The soundtrack was recognized with award nominations, and rightly so. The dialog was extraordinarily well written, and stayed fresh throughout the series. Editing was tight and crisp; there were very few lags in tempo and yet was not too fast either. One of the best production teams in years! Witchblade is a real treat to watch!

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