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Release Date:
September 2008 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
One man. Two very different lives.
Plot:
Henry Spivey, an efficiency expert, lives a typical suburban life, right down to the wife, two kids... See more »
Awards:
1 win & 3 nominations See more »
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Some Terrific Acting But On A Flawed Premise See more (27 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 11 of 16)

Christian Slater ... Edward Albright / ... (9 episodes, 2008)

Mike O'Malley ... Raymond Carter / ... (9 episodes, 2008)

Saffron Burrows ... Dr. Norah Skinner (9 episodes, 2008)

Mädchen Amick ... Angelica 'Angie' Spivey (9 episodes, 2008)

Alfre Woodard ... Mavis Heller / ... (9 episodes, 2008)

Omid Abtahi ... Tony Nazari (9 episodes, 2008)

Taylor Lautner ... Jack Spivey (7 episodes, 2008)

Bella Thorne ... Ruthy Spivey (6 episodes, 2008)

James Cromwell ... Alistair Trumbull (6 episodes, 2008)

Mindy Sterling ... Arlene Scott (5 episodes, 2008)

Missy Yager ... Mary Grady (5 episodes, 2008)
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Series Directed by
David Semel (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Writing credits
Jason Smilovic (9 episodes, 2008)
Rafe Judkins (8 episodes, 2008)
Lauren LeFranc (2 episodes, 2008)
Tyler Mitchell (2 episodes, 2008)

Series Produced by
Kim Clements .... supervising producer (9 episodes, 2008)
John Eisendrath .... executive producer (9 episodes, 2008)
Michael Hissrich .... line producer / producer (9 episodes, 2008)
Courtney Kemp Agboh .... co-producer (9 episodes, 2008)
Robert Kravis .... co-producer (9 episodes, 2008)
Tyler Mitchell .... co-producer (9 episodes, 2008)
David Semel .... executive producer (9 episodes, 2008)
Jason Smilovic .... executive producer (9 episodes, 2008)
Patrick Ward .... co-producer (9 episodes, 2008)
Daniel Knauf .... co-executive producer (6 episodes, 2008)
Aida Rodgers .... co-producer (6 episodes, 2008)
Mark Rosner .... co-executive producer (6 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Original Music by
John McCarthy (9 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Cinematography by
Oliver Bokelberg (9 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Film Editing by
Henk Van Eeghen (3 episodes, 2008)
Paul Dixon (2 episodes, 2008)
Robert Florio (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Casting by
John Papsidera (9 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Production Design by
Steve Hardie (9 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Art Direction by
Val Wilt (9 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Barbara Cassel (8 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Costume Design by
Kathryn Morrison (9 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Makeup Department
Amy L. Disarro .... key makeup artist (9 episodes, 2008)
Mary Ann Valdes .... hair department head / department head hair stylist (9 episodes, 2008)
Rebecca Alling .... makeup department head (8 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Production Management
Devin Rich .... post-production supervisor (9 episodes, 2008)
Aida Rodgers .... unit production manager (9 episodes, 2008)
Tyler Romary .... assistant unit production manager (3 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Carla Graichen .... additional assistant director / additional second assistant director (9 episodes, 2008)
Frank Tignini .... second second assistant director (9 episodes, 2008)
Tyler Romary .... second assistant director (5 episodes, 2008)
Adam Ben Frank .... first assistant director (4 episodes, 2008)
Eric Tignini .... first assistant director (4 episodes, 2008)
Joe May .... additional second assistant director (3 episodes, 2008)
Sunday Stevens .... second assistant director (3 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Art Department
Fritz Ebner .... lead man / leadman (10 episodes, 2008)
Melissa Gelmo .... set dresser (10 episodes, 2008)
Lisa Goldsmith .... buyer (9 episodes, 2008)
Jason E. Hatfield .... set dresser (9 episodes, 2008)
Lizzy Jane Klein .... art department assistant / art department production assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Brook Mansbridge .... propmaker/gangboss (9 episodes, 2008)
Caroline Quinn .... set designer (9 episodes, 2008)
Bryan Turk .... general foreman (9 episodes, 2008)
Whit Vogel .... art department coordinator (9 episodes, 2008)
Kyle Michael Wilson .... art department assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Daniel Turk .... construction coordinator (8 episodes, 2008)
Briana Dorner .... assistant property master (6 episodes, 2008)
Douglas T. Madison .... property master (6 episodes, 2008)
Gary Dent .... set dresser (4 episodes, 2008)
Michael Panevics .... armourer (4 episodes, 2008)
Larry Morgan .... propmaker (3 episodes, 2008)
Kirk Graves .... on-set dresser (2 episodes, 2008)
Neal W. Zoromski .... property master (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Sound Department
Zeke Richardson .... sound editor (10 episodes, 2008)
Bruce M. Honda .... dialogue editor (9 episodes, 2008)
Ryan Maguire .... foley mixer (9 episodes, 2008)
Walter Newman .... sound supervisor (9 episodes, 2008)
Srdjan 'Serge' Popovic .... boom operator (9 episodes, 2008)
Bob Redpath .... sound supervisor (9 episodes, 2008)
Geoffrey G. Rubay .... sound re-recording mixer (9 episodes, 2008)
Martin Schloemer .... sound recordist (9 episodes, 2008)
Deron Street .... first assistant sound editor (9 episodes, 2008)
Ken Teaney .... sound re-recording mixer (9 episodes, 2008)
Ryan Young .... adr mixer (9 episodes, 2008)
Patrick Hanson .... production sound mixer (8 episodes, 2008)
Eric Maxwell .... foley editor (3 episodes, 2008)
Julie Altus .... adr recordist (2 episodes, 2008)
Rob Cunningham .... boom operator (2 episodes, 2008)
Jason Oliver .... adr recordist (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Special Effects by
Brendon O'Dell .... special effects supervisor (9 episodes, 2008)
Jake Valdez .... special effects technician (4 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Christopher D. Martin .... digital compositing supervisor (10 episodes, 2008)
Tyler Foell .... visual effects producer: Stargate Studios (9 episodes, 2008)
O.T. Hight .... visual effects artist (9 episodes, 2008)
Paul Linden .... visual effects supervisor (9 episodes, 2008)
Jon Rhinehardt .... compositor (9 episodes, 2008)
Victor Scalise .... visual effects supervisor (9 episodes, 2008)
Jeff Deflorio .... digital compositor (6 episodes, 2008)
Diego Galtieri .... digital compositor (6 episodes, 2008)
Ryan Wieber .... digital compositor (3 episodes, 2008)
Rodrigo Armendariz .... digital compositor (2 episodes, 2008)
Eric Belanger .... digital compositor (2 episodes, 2008)
Mark Fletcher .... screen graphics designer (2 episodes, 2008)
Jared Jones .... digital compositor (2 episodes, 2008)
Jason Korber .... digital compositor (2 episodes, 2008)
Brenda Li .... digital compositor (2 episodes, 2008)
Nobuteru Sasagawa .... visual effects (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Stunts
Ian Quinn .... stunt coordinator (9 episodes, 2008)
Marc Schaffer .... lead stunt double: Christian Slater / stunt double: Christian Slater (9 episodes, 2008)
Eyad Elbitar .... stunt performer / stunt performer: Russian #4 / ... (3 episodes, 2008)
Stephen W. Schriver .... stunts / stunt performer: Russian #5 (3 episodes, 2008)
Gianni Biasetti Sr. .... skydiving supervisor / stunts (2 episodes, 2008)
Thomas Rosales Jr. .... stunts (2 episodes, 2008)
Jimmy Sprague .... utility stunts (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Waide R. Allen .... lighting technician (10 episodes, 2008)
Kevin Kennedy .... key grip (9 episodes, 2008)
Frank Klepadlo .... key rigging grip / rigging key grip / ... (9 episodes, 2008)
Ryan Louden .... best boy / key grip (9 episodes, 2008)
Thomas McGough .... electrician (9 episodes, 2008)
Yen P. Nguyen .... second assistant camera (9 episodes, 2008)
George A. Olson Jr. .... assistant camera / first assistant camera: "b" camera (9 episodes, 2008)
Joel Perkal .... first assistant camera / first assistant camera: "a" camera (9 episodes, 2008)
Glade Quinn .... dolly grip (9 episodes, 2008)
Roger Sassen .... gaffer (9 episodes, 2008)
Tony Schultz .... second assistant camera (9 episodes, 2008)
Scott Fuller .... camera operator (8 episodes, 2008)
Richard Maxey .... dolly grip (8 episodes, 2008)
Michael G. Wojciechowski .... camera operator / director of photography: second unit / ... (8 episodes, 2008)
Todd Csernecky .... electrician (5 episodes, 2008)
Jack L. Zeman .... still photographer (3 episodes, 2008)
Eric Leach .... camera operator (2 episodes, 2008)
Adam L. Taylor .... still photographer (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Casting Department
Johnny Gidcomb .... adr voice casting (10 episodes, 2008)
Jennifer Cram .... casting associate (9 episodes, 2008)
Dylan Jury .... casting assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
E.L. Staehli .... extras casting (9 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Roger J. Forker .... key costumer (9 episodes, 2008)
Dana Kay Hart .... costume supervisor (8 episodes, 2008)
Elizabeth Abate .... costumer (2 episodes, 2008)
Kristen Evenson .... costumer (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Editorial Department
Christopher Currall .... on-line editor (9 episodes, 2008)
Fred Eldridge .... colorist (9 episodes, 2008)
Andrew Leven .... post-production assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Joey Reinisch .... post-production assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Brian J. Cavanaugh .... assistant editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Roger Fenton .... assistant editor (4 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Music Department
Kerri K. Drootin .... music supervisor (9 episodes, 2008)
Will Holliday .... assistant music editor (9 episodes, 2008)
Brad Segal .... music editor / composer: source music (9 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Transportation Department
John A. Brubaker .... transportation coordinator (9 episodes, 2008)
Adam Fox .... transportation dispatcher (9 episodes, 2008)
Fred Teague .... transportation captain (9 episodes, 2008)
Alberto Coto .... transportation (3 episodes, 2008)
Richard Denson .... driver (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Other crew
Jon Haaz .... armorer (10 episodes, 2008)
David J. Burke .... consultant (9 episodes, 2008)
Bryan Cogman .... assistant: writers (9 episodes, 2008)
Jason D'Alberti .... office production assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Patsy Fitzgerald .... key assistant location manager (9 episodes, 2008)
Nowell Grossman .... production accountant (9 episodes, 2008)
Tracy Hepler .... office production assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Karl Herrmann .... assistant: Mr. Kravis (9 episodes, 2008)
Kathleen Keller .... production coordinator (9 episodes, 2008)
Sean Kotzin .... script coordinator (9 episodes, 2008)
Eric Lombart .... office production assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Michelle Maloney .... assistant: Mr. Hissrich / assistant: Michael Hissrich / ... (9 episodes, 2008)
Lucas Moore .... studio teacher (9 episodes, 2008)
Sarah Quale .... assistant production coordinator (9 episodes, 2008)
Juliet Seniff .... assistant: director / assistant: Mr. Semel (9 episodes, 2008)
Riley Stearns .... assistant to writers (9 episodes, 2008)
Patience Thoreson .... script supervisor (9 episodes, 2008)
Martin Usher .... production assistant / set production assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Mark Zuckerbrow .... production secretary (9 episodes, 2008)
Jonathan Jansen .... location manager (8 episodes, 2008)
Erin Long .... first assistant accountant (8 episodes, 2008)
Ali Baldwin .... accounting clerk (6 episodes, 2008)
Scott Murphy .... executive story editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Johanna Silverman .... assistant: Mr. Cromwell (6 episodes, 2008)
Shea E. Butler .... additional script supervisor / script supervisor (4 episodes, 2008)
Fred Fein .... stand-in (4 episodes, 2008)
Michael D. Witman .... production assistant (3 episodes, 2008)
Jacob Gilbert .... production assistant / set production assistant (2 episodes, 2008)
Ian Larsson .... additional set production assistant (2 episodes, 2008)
Gregory Tapscott .... key assistant location manager (2 episodes, 2008)
 

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Henry and Edward are also the first names of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, respectively.See more »
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14 out of 21 people found the following review useful.
Some Terrific Acting But On A Flawed Premise, 9 December 2008
Author: kayaker36 from Queens, NY

Offered as a spy thriller about a super-secret and utterly ruthless American intelligence agency capable of operating anywhere in the world, the series featured a secondary story line about a seemingly average middle class family with relationship issues-- clearly meant to rope in the ladies. With the action lurching uneasily from one to the other, the two story lines didn't quite marry up.

The casual violence of the major plot was bound to turn off women viewers far more than they would be attracted by the domestic scenes featuring white bread blonde Madchen Amick. Many also would not "get" the references to major international issues that concern this shadowy and sinister Agency. These also put a date-stamp on the series.

Christian Slater is a Jack Nicholson sound-alike who also has Nicholson's sharp, worldly cynicism. Add the gritty physical intensity of a young Robert Blake, whom Slater generally resembles, and you have a great talent. There are some steamy love scenes between the 5'8" Slater and stunning English model turned actress Saffron Burrows--six feet tall and an avowed lesbian off-screen--who plays a psychiatrist on the staff the Agency. This match-up looks ludicrous on paper yet in action it is convincing. In the ironic intelligence of the writing and in its tribute to classic British fiction of the nineteenth century this series owes a debt to "House", the hit medical series on Fox Network.

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