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Series cast summary:
...  Amy Gray 138 episodes, 1999-2005
...  Bruce Van Exel 138 episodes, 1999-2005
...  Gillian Gray 138 episodes, 1999-2005
...  Peter Gray 138 episodes, 1999-2005
...  Lauren Cassidy 138 episodes, 1999-2005
...  Maxine Gray 138 episodes, 1999-2005
...  Donna Kozlowski 130 episodes, 1999-2005
...  Sean Potter 89 episodes, 2000-2005
...  Vincent Gray 76 episodes, 1999-2005
...  Kyle McCarty 66 episodes, 2001-2004
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A family drama focused on three generations of women living together in Hartford, Connecticut. Amy Brenneman plays Amy Gray, who left New York City behind and now works as a family court judge. Karle Warren plays Lauren, Amy's daughter; Tyne Daly is Maxine, Amy's tough, opinionated mother. Written by Anonymous

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Tyne Daly's biological daughter Kathryne Dora Brown plays an African American lawyer who wants to date Bruce, her character is Zola Knox. See more »

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Maxine: By the way, I'm getting married a week from Saturday. I expect you to be there.
Sean Potter: A week from Saturday? Maxine, why are you getting married a week from Saturday?
Maxine: So I can have sex, Sean. Why else would anyone get married?
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a dramatic silk purse from a sow's ear
13 October 2002 | by See all my reviews

This wonderful woman's drama is packed with great actors, and although the sheer implausibility of a judge living at home occasionally shines through, its quickly overshadowed by the fast pace of the episodic sub plots (court cases, social work machinations, etc). Tyne daly is great, reprising her role as Mary Beth Lacey...ooops! Maxine gray. Honestly, she is so good in this (and not to disparage Cagney and Lacey, because that show was terrific too) it makes you wonder what kind of career she could have had. Amy brenerman really demonstrates superb talent which was hidden by NYPD Blue's grunting, male oriented scripts.

Another example of how acting talent overcomes script originality deficits.


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