Carrie Wells, a former police detective, has a rare ability to remember virtually everything she experiences including detailed visual recall. She returns to police work and uses her ability to solve crimes.
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 Carrie Wells (61 episodes, 2011-2016)
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 Al Burns (61 episodes, 2011-2016)
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 Jay Lee (39 episodes, 2013-2016)
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 Joanne Webster (35 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Eliot Delson (28 episodes, 2013-2015)
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 Cherie Rollins-Murray (26 episodes, 2013-2014)
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Carrie Wells, a former police detective, has a rare ability to remember virtually everything she experiences including detailed visual recall. She returns to police work and uses her ability to solve crimes.

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She can do anything but forget.

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Originally debuting in 2011 and then canceled by CBS after the first season, this show was revived as a summer series in 2013. It then ran for two more seasons before getting canceled a second time in late 2014. In early 2015, the cable network A&E picked it up, announcing another 13 episodes. A&E aired the first and second episodes of season 4 on the day after Thanksgiving (November 27, 2015), with follow-on episodes to air weekly on Friday. On February 16, 2016 A&E announced it had been canceled for a third time. See more »

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[voice-over at the beginning of each episode]
Carrie Wells: I'm Carrie Wells. Only a few people in the world have the ability to remember everything. I'm one of them. Pick any day of my life, and I can tell you what I saw or heard. Faces, conversations, clues - which comes in handy when you're a cop. If I miss something the first time, it's okay - I can go back and look again. My life is unforgettable.
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What's Wrong with You People???
13 November 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

How is it a fantastic show like "Unforgettable", that improves every week with wonderful character development, and a superb lead actress (Poppy Montgomery as Carrie Wells) fails to stimulate the US viewer? Yet ridiculous shows like "Amazing Race" or "Survivor" drone on year after year. I just don't get it.

Oh, wait... I *do* get it. Most viewers are not interested in any show that demands a bit of thinking. Hence the disappearance of such gems as "Life", "Dollhouse", "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip", just to name a few.

This imaginative show is quite reminiscent of "Monk", with a lead character who has a special ability - "a gift AND a curse" - and a cast of supporting characters who have to figure out their roles.

Dive in to this delicious soufflé - you'll love it!


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