The Handler (2003–2004)

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 Joe Renato (16 episodes, 2003-2004)
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 Darnell (16 episodes, 2003-2004)
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 Lily (16 episodes, 2003-2004)
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 Marcy (16 episodes, 2003-2004)
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 Heather (16 episodes, 2003-2004)
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FBI agent Joe Renato trains and handles rookie agents who go undercover to solve crimes at all levels of Los Angeles' diverse society, interfacing with government and local law enforcement agencies. They come to him for help with both long-term and quick sting operations. Written by Anonymous

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CBS was going to give this show a full-season of 22 episodes but it didn't happen because the series only aired 14 episodes and then was canceled with two episodes remaining unaired. See more »

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Joe Renato: What's happening? Let's go! I don't have much time ... I gotta go kill a guy.
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a resounding yes
10 October 2003 | by (arlington, va) – See all my reviews

Even though there are a lot of shows about law enforcement out there, this one supports the case that there's always room for one more. Joe Pantolino, is convincing and human enough as a down-to-business FBI agent who sends people on undercover assignments, to make the show work. The plots are engaging enough to make for a worthwhile hour, and the supporting cast shines through here


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