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Lucky 

A dark comedy dealing with the lives and addictions of compulsive gamblers set in Downtown Las Vegas.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
John Corbett ...  Michael 'Lucky' Linkletter 13 episodes, 2003
Billy Gardell ...  Vincent Sticcarelli / ... 13 episodes, 2003
Craig Robinson ...  Buddy LeGendre / ... 13 episodes, 2003
Ever Carradine ...  Theresa 10 episodes, 2003
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Lucky is a comedic romp through gambling and addiction starring "Sex and The City's" John Corbett. Corbett plays a compulsive gambler, Michael "Lucky" Linkletter, who is trying to regain his life after losing a million dollars and his wife. Written by Joey Pluggz

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The odds keep getting odder.

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Comedy | Drama

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TV-14

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 April 2003 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

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Stereo

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1.33 : 1
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Due to his commitment to the show, John Corbett had to decline to reprise his role as Ian Miller in the My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) spin-off, My Big Fat Greek Life (2003). See more »

Quotes

Reporter: Mr. Linkletter, what are you going to do with all your winnings?
Michael 'Lucky' Linkletter: Lose it.
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Congrats on an interesting, cool look at all the levels of Vegas
13 May 2003 | by marewaitSee all my reviews

Ensemble acting with unique individual performances...the best of both worlds in one television program...thank God it's on FX and you get to see encores...it's so good, the time flies so fast...you want to come back to Vegas right away! Love the characters and the unfolding bits of plot in each episode...the levels multiply, things get wacky, things get sane for a bit and everything explodes again...just like a quick trip to Vegas. The music is great! Adds so much to the feel of the show,and John Corbett...HOORAYYYY!!!! YOU GET TO FINALLY SHINE! You've been 'exposed' in the 'North' and 'Visited' Earth and now you have a character that allows you to anchor your talented star for keeps! Billy,Craig,Ever,Dan and the entire supporting cast..YES! YES! YES! You guys rock! WATCH THIS SHOW!!! YOU'LL LOVE IT!!!!!!!!Mare


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