Mister Sterling (2003– )

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The scandal-free son of a former Governor of California is appointed to be Senator, whereupon it's discovered he's an independent. Modern day Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

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 Bill Sterling (10 episodes, 2003)
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 Leon Montero (10 episodes, 2003)
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 Jackie Brock (9 episodes, 2003)
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 Tommy Doyle (9 episodes, 2003)
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 Pat Conway (9 episodes, 2003)
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 Laura Chandler (8 episodes, 2003)
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 Karen (7 episodes, 2003)
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 Democratic Senate Majority Leader (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Sterling's Receptionist (5 episodes, 2003)
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 Arthur Peyton (5 episodes, 2003)
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Bill Sterling, Jr. - a non-politico teacher at a Los Angeles correctional facility - is selected by the governor of California as a replacement for a deceased U.S. Senator, primarily thanks to the popularity of his father, a former governor. Upon arrival in Washington, Senator Sterling declares that he is not a member of either major political party. He approaches his job with a refreshing honesty and vibrance that breeds loyalty and fascination in his staff and bitterness among his colleagues. Written by Anon

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This show was supposedly set in the same 'universe' as the The West Wing (1999), but there was at least one verbal reference to 9/11 in "Mister Sterling", and 9/11 was not incorporated into the "West Wing" 'universe' (unless you count the stand-alone episode "Isaac and Ishmael"). See more »

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Jackie Brock: Do you know what you're doing here? Do you? Or is this just some crazy roller coaster ride to nowhere that's gonna make us all look like idiots?
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Wonderful Show
4 April 2003 | by (Melbourne Florida) – See all my reviews

This is a great show and I am disappointed that it is already on hiatus. I hope the network realizes what a prize they have and brings it back for a longer period of time. I think Josh Brolin does a great job and the supporting cast is right on!


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