A "political drama" that juxtaposes the stories of a young female F.B.I. agent (Bibb) and a mobster (Paymer).
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 Paige Van Doren (13 episodes, 2003-2005)
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 Lisa Cohen (13 episodes, 2003-2005)
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 Roy Ravelle (13 episodes, 2003-2005)
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 Jennifer Sampson (13 episodes, 2003-2005)
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 Amiel Macarthur (13 episodes, 2003-2005)
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 Todd Stevens (13 episodes, 2003-2005)
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 Donovan Stubbin (13 episodes, 2003-2005)
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 Jonah Malloy (13 episodes, 2003-2005)
Paul D'Elia ...
 Mobster (13 episodes, 2003-2005)
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 Janet Malloy (10 episodes, 2003-2005)
Stan Kelly ...
 Blair (8 episodes, 2003-2004)
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 Jada (6 episodes, 2003-2004)
Jaycee Porter ...
 Joanie Sampson (6 episodes, 2003-2004)
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A "political drama" that juxtaposes the stories of a young female F.B.I. agent (Bibb) and a mobster (Paymer).

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_Shadowhunters (2004)_ was filmed simultaneously in the same Richmond, Virginia hospital as some episodes of this series. See more »

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Paige Van Doren: As they lowered his coffin into the ground, I vowed to get the bastards.
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Has the balls to try something different.
16 January 2004 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This show is as good as anything on American TV at the moment. But alas it seems to be getting shot down for reasons that people don't worry about in shows like 'The Sopranos'. Yeah Cohen is out of control. But wait a minute don't we read about high ranking Law Enforcement officials screwing up all the time? Sampson has a family and is trying to balance FBI life with being a parent in an increasingly loveless marriage. But wait a minute. Isn't Tony Soprano trying to manage his family life and fragile marriage with his violent crime life? It is more likely to me that a leading FBI agent could have a sex and alcohol problem than it is that a Mob boss openly goes to see a shrink twice a week and has been doing so for years. And Malloy's muscle. Hell they are actually quietly sinister. Not like the Sopranos where everyone of Tony's crew are bad-a-bing stand up comedians from Bensonhurst.

And Paymer as Malloy is frickin' marvelous. Lets face it if you had never seen him in anything before you would be impressed. But like i predicted 'Car Pool' will always be held against him. I'm sorry but if a 5ft tall Joe Pesci can be a tough guy then so can Paymer. I think its called acting. Anyway so what if Malloy isn't hard. He's evil and real smart and to be a crime boss thats all you need.

I'm happy to see a new take on organized crime that offers a more modest look on the life than the wisecracking 'Sopranos'. Hopefully this show will be given the time and scope to reach the potential it undoubtedly has.

Will it reach the heights of the Sopranos? No chance. Infact its probably reaping the backlash of that show's popularity and dominance. But would Donovan Stubbins kick the $hit out of Tony Sope and his crew. NO doubt.


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