Trevor Hale is attractive, witty, uncommonly intelligent - and he may be Cupid, the Greco-Roman god of erotic love. Probably not, but he thinks so. Trevor's insistence that he is Cupid ... See full summary »

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Rob Thomas
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1999   1998  
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Jeremy Piven ...  Cupid / ... 15 episodes, 1998-1999
Paula Marshall ...  Dr. Claire Allen 15 episodes, 1998-1999
Jeffrey D. Sams ...  Albert 'Champ' Terrace 15 episodes, 1998-1999
Paul Adelstein ...  Mike 10 episodes, 1998-1999
Daniel Bryant Daniel Bryant ...  Laurence 10 episodes, 1998-1999
Jeffrey Vincent Parise ...  Nick 10 episodes, 1998-1999
Noelle Bou-Sliman Noelle Bou-Sliman ...  Tina 8 episodes, 1998-1999
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Trevor Hale is attractive, witty, uncommonly intelligent - and he may be Cupid, the Greco-Roman god of erotic love. Probably not, but he thinks so. Trevor's insistence that he is Cupid lands him in a mental hospital, where he meets psychologist Claire Allen, a renowned authority on romance. Trevor tells Claire that he has been stripped of his godly powers by Zeus, and exiled from Mount Olympus as a punishment for arrogance. To win his way back among the gods, Trevor must unite 100 couples in everlasting love, without his bow and arrows. Claire does not believe in Cupid, but she risks her career by releasing Trevor from the hospital, assuming responsibility for his behavior. Trevor finds work as a bartender, and regularly disrupts Claire's group therapy sessions. All the while, he plots his campaign to promote romance, and earn his way back to Olympus. While encouraging sexual abandon in others, Trevor remains celibate; he believes sex with a mortal will confine him to Earth forever. Written by <starcro@gte.net>

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Finding love is never easy, but the odds just got a lot better. See more »


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"Trevor Hale" is also an anagram for "Rather Love," "Ever Harlot," "Hero Travel," "Lover Hater," "Love Her Art," "He Rat Lover," and "Lather Over." See more »

Quotes

Trevor Hale: She's not getting older, she's getting bitter.
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Referenced in Veronica Mars: Blast from the Past (2005) See more »

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Human
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Written by Shelly Peiken and Mark McEntee
Sung by Chrissie Hynde
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If any show needs a DVD release, this is it
7 March 2004 | by sleestakerSee all my reviews

It's a testament to the strength of the writing on this show that 5 years later people still bemoan its cancellation. This was the next to last show I watched regularly on network television (the last was Freaks & Geeks which has finally been released on DVD, thank God!).

This was a brilliant show. I tried to explain it to a friend and failed. The stars had an abundance of chemistry and the show was a great balance of comedy, romance and drama. I was hoping Bravo would show it on "Brilliant but Canceled" or Lifetime would show a marathon or something, but to no avail. Now I'm hoping for a DVD release.

Maybe Cupid fans should petition Rob Thomas.


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26 September 1998 (USA) See more »

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Chicago, Illinois, USA See more »

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