Today Detective Brett Hopper will be accused of shooting state attorney Alberto Garza. He will offer his rock solid alibi. He will realize he's been framed. And he will run. Then he will wake up and start the day over again.

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 Detective Brett Hopper (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Rita Shelten (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Andrea Battle (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Jennifer Mathis (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Damien Ortiz (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Chad Shelten (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Buchalter (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Fencik (13 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Detective Spivak (12 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Detective Christopher Choi (12 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Shadow Man / ... (7 episodes, 2006-2007)
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 Preisser (7 episodes, 2006-2007)
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Brett Hopper is a police detective. One day when the day begins, he notices a few unusual things, and when he goes home, he is arrested. He is told that he's the suspect in the murder of a D.A. whom he says that he doesn't know. While in his holding cell, he is taken out and brought somewhere, where a man whom he doesn't know tells him something. That's when the sun goes down. He then wakes up and discovers he is reliving the day again. And armed with what little info he learned from the day before, he tries to find out why he is being framed. But comes up short but when the day ends he relives it again and again. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Detective Brett Hopper: [on the phone] Damien, I need to speak to Baxter
Damien Ortiz: Baxter? Well, if I see that fed I'll pass the word along
Detective Brett Hopper: Well, that should be easy 'cos I know he's stuffed in the back of your truck
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Good show
21 December 2006 | by (US) – See all my reviews

I really enjoyed DayBreak and realized early that if you didn't watch from the beginning you could get left behind. For this reason I never missed an episode. Yea! all 4 episodes :) On paper one might contend that a story line that repeats itself over and over should be easily accessible to first time viewers. In reality however the opposite was true.

The joy of watching the show was knowing the history.

I think the producers were on to the fact that drop-ins would be turned off if they thought they had missed the beginning. I say this because they had the wrong days on just about every episode. For instance every episode had more than one day but even by episode 4 the day was listed at 4 it was more like day 15.

I am sad the show was pulled, ABC promised to put the unaired episodes online but as of yet have not.

I thought Taye Diggs did a great job with the character.

I am 50-50 on whether his injuries carrying over were a good or bad idea.

I will miss the show I gave it a 10


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