Tru Calling (2003–2005)

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A university graduate working in the city morgue is able to repeat the same day over again to prevent murders or other disasters.

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Series cast summary:
 Tru Davies (27 episodes, 2003-2005)
 Harrison Davies (27 episodes, 2003-2005)
 Davis (27 episodes, 2003-2005)
 Lindsay Walker (21 episodes, 2003-2004)
 Luc Johnston (18 episodes, 2003-2004)
 Meredith Davies (15 episodes, 2003-2004)
 Gardez (14 episodes, 2003-2004)
 Jack Harper (13 episodes, 2004-2005)


Tru Davies, a medical grad student in Boston whose grant is suddenly pulled out from under her, takes a job at a local morgue. There, she discovers that she has the power to "re-live" the previous day over again to help the people who wrongly ended up dead. She uses this gift not only to save lives, but to help her trouble-plagued family - her older sister Meredith, a lawyer and drug addict in denial; and her younger, irresponsible, slacker, gambling brother Harrison. Written by An Eliza Dushku fan

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Her destiny is calling...


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30 October 2003 (USA)  »

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Heath Freeman appears in Tru Calling: Pilot (2003) as Cameron, who was to have been a recurring character. He was removed from the series after negative reactions from test audiences. See more »


In many of the episodes, the personal effects of the victims are shown with the bodies. In practice, these items are removed as evidence by the police before handing over the body to the morgue See more »


Jeremy: [pickup line] You're not Tru. You're too good to be Tru.
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Remade as Ya otmeniyayu smert (2012) See more »


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Pretty good, but season 2 is GREAT.
22 July 2006 | by See all my reviews

I watched the first season of Tru Calling about year ago on Sky One, and thought it was OK. It didn't stand out at first and the writing wasn't very good, but it really started to pick up! The stories got better and the characters developed, and I enjoyed watching it.

I got the complete DVD set a couple of months ago, and wow, the second season (well, all 6 episodes!) is AMAZING. Suddenly the whole thing gets better, with more intricate characters and surprises. There is great interaction between "Tru" and "Jack" and the show is suddenly entertaining to watch. It is such a shame that it was cancelled after only 6 episodes of Season 2! If only they had shown Season 2 on TV, I'm sure people would have watched them. It's worth buying on DVD to see the whole thing, and remains one of my fave TV shows.

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