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The Three-Card Monte Job 

An old enemy complicates matters for Nate and his crew as they try to help several small-time business people who were conned into committing crimes.

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Duty Officer
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Aaron Jacobs ...
Simakov
Leif Norby ...
Andrei
T.J. Newton ...
George Pimsleur (as TJ Newton)
Dan Falcone ...
Young Officer
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Young Nathan Ford
Todd Tolces ...
Evidence Officer
Alfredo Herard ...
Transport Officer #1
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His entire childhood, Nate could never find "the lady" hiding among the 3-Card Monte dealt by the flying fingers of Jimmy Ford (Tom Skerritt). Jimmy is out of prison and directing a Russian crew who blackmails innocent people into doing their bidding. Nate forces his way in--Jimmy is all talk, thinking he can outcon his son (the altar boy) while Nate is determined to find the Queen. Sophie fears the con will dissolve into a pissing contest but Nate knows how his father thinks. At least, he is betting the con that he knows better than Father... Written by LA-Lawyer

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8 August 2010 (USA)  »

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When Nate pretends to be Sophie's lawyer, he uses the alias "Jimmy Popodokolos". This is the same name he used during the con he and his crew ran in, in which his cover was also as a lawyer. Both episodes were season 2 and season 3 episode number 9, See more »

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Young Nate has brown eyes. Adult Nate has blue/green eyes. See more »

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[Jimmy Ford shows Nathan a map outlining their plan. Dissolve to Leverage HQ where the same data is rendered on Hardison's screens]
Nathan Ford: [pointing out locations] First Boston Independent, State Street branch of the Boston Bank, Commonwealth Loan and Securities. Now...
[Nathan walks over to the desk with Hardison, Sophie, and Eliot]
Parker: [Parker's at the screens] First Independent's got a Glenn-Reeder alarm system, series F-900. Two guards at the front...
Parker: [laughing] ... one guard in the back. Cameras record, *...
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