An outspoken and self-destructive criminal defense lawyer takes on the most challenging cases.
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 Keegan Deane (13 episodes, 2014)
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 Ben Leon (13 episodes, 2014)
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 Maddy Deane (13 episodes, 2014)
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 Scarlet Leon (13 episodes, 2014)
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 Melissa 'Mikki' Partridge (13 episodes, 2014)
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 Leanne Zander (13 episodes, 2014)
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 David Potter (13 episodes, 2014)
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 Finn Deane (13 episodes, 2014)
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 Gloria Barzmann (10 episodes, 2014)
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 Roy (9 episodes, 2014)
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 Bruce / ... (7 episodes, 2014)
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 Max Leon (7 episodes, 2014)
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 Zoe Leon (7 episodes, 2014)
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 Adam Leon (6 episodes, 2014)
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Follows the chaotic world of criminal defense lawyer Keegan Deane. Brilliant, iconoclastic and innately self-destructive, he has a mind-numbing lack of discretion and a total inability to pause before speaking his mind. From bigamists to cannibals and everything in between, the clients Keegan loves most are those whose cases appear to be utterly hopeless without him realizing that he, himself, is perhaps the most desperate case of all. Written by Fox

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Titular character name of Cleaver Greene from the Australian original (Rake (2010)) was changed to Keegan Deane for the US remake as head writer Peter Duncan said he would otherwise have original actor Richard Roxburgh in his mind. See more »

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I find it hilarious and brilliant
1 March 2014 | by See all my reviews

I have not see the original Aussie version, which is fine with me. Kinnear is perfect and brilliant in this show. It stands on its own. I am absolutely riveted and I love the smart, witty writing and excellent acting. Every character and every actor is perfection.

The women are complex and not your typical female stereotypes. The relationship he has with the bookie's "hitman" for lack of a better word, is hilarious.

I laugh harder than most other shows I watch. I have no idea how anyone could not at the very least appreciate this show. I really hope the network will give it time to develop and not cancel it because some snobs can't see how great it is. More marketing is needed too!


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