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Body of Proof (2011–2013)

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Medical examiner Megan Hunt's unique approach to solving crimes puts her at odds with her superiors.

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Series cast summary:
 Megan Hunt (42 episodes, 2011-2013)
 Kate Murphy (42 episodes, 2011-2013)
 Ethan Gross (42 episodes, 2011-2013)
 Curtis Brumfield (42 episodes, 2011-2013)
 Lacey Fleming (36 episodes, 2011-2013)
 Detective Bud Morris (29 episodes, 2011-2012)
 Peter Dunlop (29 episodes, 2011-2012)
 Detective Samantha Baker (29 episodes, 2011-2012)


Having lost her medical license in the aftermath of a family tragedy, Megan Hunt M.D. joined the medical examiners and proved herself a forensic genius. Yet even diplomatic Medico-legal Investigator Pete Dunlop can't prevent her arrogant attitude and total disregard for any authority or social norm to cause grave aggravation all around. Still, as long as the perpetrators suffer most, the bulldozer approach pays off on the balance. Written by KGF Vissers

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Get away with murder? Over their dead bodies.


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25 January 2011 (USA)  »

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Body of Evidence  »

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In s2 ep1 Megan says to Ethan that he just couldn't handle a desperate housewife. Dana Delany who plays Megan starred in _"Desperate Housewives" (2007)_ See more »


Referenced in Rizzoli & Isles: Burden of Proof (2014) See more »

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Not as bad as I thought it was going to be after the first 5 minutes
30 March 2011 | by (Dallas, TX) – See all my reviews

It was often silly, with enough clichés to fill all the cheesecakes in Philadelphia, enough exposition to require a PowerPoint presentation, and enough irascible doctor/detective work to make you wonder if the main character was the love child of Monk, House, Patrick Jayne, Tim Roth, Alexx Woods, Jessica Fletcher, and maybe even Harriet Korn but by golly someone was found to have died of Lupus in the first episode, and you can't beat that with a stick!

The thing is, I love medical shows and I love detective shows, so it's hard to go wrong with a combination of the two, and how are you going to do that except by keying on the Medical Examiner? Like House, the medical part of it seems pretty accurate, and it's fun trying to beat Dr. Hunt to the diagnosis. Oh yeah, and I also enjoy shows where people notice a lot of seemingly unimportant things - it gives me an incentive to heighten my own sense of awareness.

So you've got the keep-it-simple cop, and the hunky blond guy, the hard nosed but incredibly good looking female boss, and the somewhat incompetent assistant all playing off of the irascible main character who's so good at her job you can't fire her. But at least it's a woman this time!

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