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The Division 

Five female cops in San Francisco struggle with their personal and professional lives.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Bonnie Bedelia ...  Capt. Kate McCafferty 88 episodes, 2001-2004
Nancy McKeon ...  Inspector Jinny Exstead 88 episodes, 2001-2004
Lisa Vidal ...  Inspector Magdalena 'Magda' Ramirez / ... 88 episodes, 2001-2004
Jon Hamm ...  Inspector Nate Basso 66 episodes, 2002-2004
Taraji P. Henson ...  Inspector Raina Washington 66 episodes, 2002-2004
Tracey Needham ...  Inspector Candace 'C. D.' DeLorenzo / ... 66 episodes, 2001-2003
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It's a cop show with a twist. Lifetime's series explores the personal and professional lives of five very different policewomen in San Francisco. "The Division" features action, suspense, crime and cat-and-mouse chases. It also looks at the ups and downs of romance, family, motherhood and female friendships. It's good, old-fashioned drama about working women with real-life problems. Written by Anonymous

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Five Women, One Code: Justice.


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Official Sites:

Lifetime Entertainment

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 January 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Heart of the City See more »

Filming Locations:

San Francisco, California, USA See more »

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Runtime:

| (88 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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On the B.S Report podcast (02/04/09) on ESPN.com, Jon Hamm referred to the show as "Five Vaginas and a Dick". See more »

Quotes

Jinny: Oh come on, we knew that she was doing him before the first husband killed himself.
Magda: We don't know that for sure.
Kaitlyn: Well, he got married right away, Jinny's probably right. And if the stepson blame's his father's suicide on the affair, then he'd have reason to go after the stepfather. There's your motive, Shakespearian, straight out of "Hamlet." Claudius kills his brother, old Hamlet and marries Gertrude, his brother's widow. Hamlet finds out and plots to kill Claudius, of course goes a little ...
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Awesome show!!
21 January 2001 | by echobase46See all my reviews

This series brought Lifetime its biggest debut ratings in the network's history easily cracking the top 15 in the Nelsen's Ratings. Besides that, I'm sure the Division would soar on NBC or CBS but where ever it is its an awesome show...and its not too girly either, there's lots of action and intense situations (so far). And each week it just gets better. Its got awesome, interesting characters who are well crafted and very well acted! Anyway, in my opinion, this show is among the best dramas on tv currently!! I highly recommend it to anybody.


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