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Suburban mom Allison DuBois attempts to balance family life with solving mysteries using her special gift. The dead send her visions of their deaths or other crimes while she sleeps.
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Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 10 wins & 30 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Patricia Arquette ...  Allison Dubois / ... 130 episodes, 2005-2011
Miguel Sandoval ...  D.A. Manuel Devalos / ... 130 episodes, 2005-2011
Sofia Vassilieva ...  Ariel Dubois / ... 130 episodes, 2005-2011
Maria Lark ...  Bridgette Dubois / ... 130 episodes, 2005-2011
Jake Weber ...  Joe Dubois / ... 130 episodes, 2005-2011
David Cubitt ...  Detective Lee Scanlon / ... 121 episodes, 2005-2011
Miranda Carabello ...  Marie Dubois / ... 76 episodes, 2005-2011
Madison Carabello ...  Marie Dubois / ... 47 episodes, 2005-2011
Tina DiJoseph ...  Lynn DiNovi / ... 40 episodes, 2005-2011
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Housewife and mother Allison DuBois uses her psychic visions about dead people and the violence surrounding them to work as a part-time consultant with the local district attorney's office. Her husband, Joe, a science engineer, goes from being a skeptic to a bemused believer as Allison's gifts help solve crimes across the country. Written by Jwelch5742

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Seeing is believing. See more »


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According to Patricia Arquette, one of the producers of the show asked her to lose some weight. Arquette refused, arguing her character had three children and (like Arquette herself) had no problem with her mom-look. See more »

Goofs

The show is set in Phoenix, AZ, which is in Maricopa County. In at least a couple of episodes, when there is a scene in the courtroom, the court is called to order in "Mariposa County." Also, whenever they show the county seal in court or a state government building, it also reads "Mariposa County." See more »

Quotes

Allison Dubois: [to Joe] What? You told me to dream about anything other than Murcado. It's not my fault my brain picks Sin City.
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Referenced in Supernatural: #thinman (2014) See more »

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Written by Mychael Danna
Arranged by Jeff Beal
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Most believable paranormal show on Television
9 March 2005 | by roidessingesSee all my reviews

This show is great. The main character is very believable as an ordinary housewife with an extraordinary gift. The best ting about the show is the writing; the heroine is not infallible, neither is her husband. The two kids are also incredible. Neither of them is "precious" or precocious, they act like ordinary girls, and the little one is downright goofy, which makes here especially charming.

I have no idea why this show airs in the last hour of prime time, when there's very little to offend anyone. It's nowhere near as putridly disgustingly gory as any of the CSI shows which air in the middle time-slot. (Which I also love, but not for the gore)


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