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Close to Home 

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Close to Home is a legal drama that tears away the facade of suburbia to reveal that sometimes quiet and tranquil streets can hide the darkest of crimes. Annabeth Chase is a young, ... See full summary »

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Jim Leonard
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2007   2006   2005  
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Jennifer Finnigan ...  Annabeth Chase 43 episodes, 2005-2007
Kimberly Elise ...  Maureen Scofield 43 episodes, 2005-2007
David James Elliott ...  James Conlon 22 episodes, 2006-2007
John Carroll Lynch ...  Steve Sharpe 21 episodes, 2005-2006
Cress Williams ...  Ed Williams 20 episodes, 2006-2007
Jon Seda ...  Ray Blackwell 20 episodes, 2006-2007
Christian Kane ...  Jack Chase 20 episodes, 2005-2006
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Close to Home is a legal drama that tears away the facade of suburbia to reveal that sometimes quiet and tranquil streets can hide the darkest of crimes. Annabeth Chase is a young, aggressive prosecutor with a perfect conviction record who tries the cases that come out of her own neighborhood. Returning to work after having her first child, Annabeth is ready to take on the most difficult cases, fueled by her passion to protect her community and her family. Challenging Annabeth's legal strategies is her new boss, Maureen Scofield, a no-nonsense lawyer not afraid to push her hard. Leading the team is Steve Sharpe, who is one of Annabeth's biggest supporters but is concerned about how her cases will play in the media. Annabeth's husband, Jack, is devoted to their family and is a rock for her to lean on when the challenges of her job start to infringe on their home life. Written by SoMeONe

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Steve Sharpe: You're taking money from a paralegal?
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Yesterday's newspaper
25 November 2005 | by lerafmotSee all my reviews

Aren't there any writers out there who can come up with an original thought. This show is a rehash of so many other legal and cop shows using the same old scenarios. Tonight's was really original. A gang leader was on trial and the gang was threatening one of the witnesses. Gee that was really a first. Then the prosecuting attorney's child is missing from the school ground. Did the gang steal her - You think!? Is the "Bad" defending attorney in on the plot to eliminate witnesses? You think!? How boring. An hour I can never get back (actually 45 minutes - I turned it off) I would give this show a couple of more episodes and then it's off to the world of "My Mother, The Car" Look that one up folks. It was almost as plausible as "Close to Home"


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4 October 2005 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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