Luck (2011–2012)

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A TV series centered around characters who are tied to the same horse-racing track.

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 Chester Bernstein (10 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Gus Demitriou (10 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Turo Escalante (10 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Joey Rathburn (10 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Jo (10 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Walter Smith (10 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Marcus (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Lonnie (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Renzo (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Jerry (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Rosie (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Ronnie Jenkins (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Leon Micheaux (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
Miguel Delgado
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 Claire Lachay (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Nick DeRossi (6 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Michael (5 episodes, 2012)
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 Isadore Cohen (5 episodes, 2012)
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 Lizzy (5 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Lorelei (5 episodes, 2012)
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A TV series centered around characters who are tied to the same horse-racing track.

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Leave nothing to chance.

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Two horses were injured during filming and later euthanized. The American Humane Association released a statement saying that both racehorses suffered severed fractures that were checked by veterinarians and deemed inoperable. The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals criticized HBO over the injuries and euthanization of the horses. After the death of a third horse, HBO suspended any filming involving horses while investigations by the AHA took place. It was determined that the third horse was not injured during filming. HBO decided to cancel the series rather than risk any further animal injuries. See more »

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I still know a peach when I see one
20 December 2011 | by (South Africa) – See all my reviews

"I still know a peach when I see one"

Depth and character , extremely promising series..

The first thing that strikes me when I saw the pilot was the incredible choice of music , it carries the expectation of what is about to unfold perfectly. Acting is first grade as with most HBO productions and the cinematography superb, the only aspect greater than the series itself are the incredible animals and the romance the wicked mix of gambling and limits of animal performance has to offer.

Knowing the success of "Deadwood" I am willing to bet my gold stake that this series will deliver and cannot wait to see more.


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