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Jericho 

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A small town in Kansas is literally left in the dark after seeing a mushroom cloud over near-by Denver, Colorado. The townspeople struggle to find answers about the blast and solutions on how to survive.
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Series cast summary:
Skeet Ulrich ...  Jake Green 30 episodes, 2006-2008
Lennie James ...  Robert Hawkins 30 episodes, 2006-2008
Ashley Scott ...  Emily Sullivan 29 episodes, 2006-2008
Kenneth Mitchell ...  Eric Green 27 episodes, 2006-2008
Brad Beyer ...  Stanley Richmond 26 episodes, 2006-2008
April Parker Jones ...  Darcy Hawkins 26 episodes, 2006-2008
Alicia Coppola ...  Mimi Clark 25 episodes, 2006-2008
Pamela Reed ...  Gail Green 24 episodes, 2006-2008
Bob Stephenson ...  Jimmy 24 episodes, 2006-2008
Gerald McRaney ...  Johnston Green 23 episodes, 2006-2008
Clare Carey ...  Mary Bailey 22 episodes, 2006-2008
Richard Speight Jr. ...  Bill 21 episodes, 2006-2008
Michael Gaston ...  Gray Anderson 20 episodes, 2006-2008
Erik Knudsen ...  Dale Turner 18 episodes, 2006-2008
Shoshannah Stern ...  Bonnie Richmond 18 episodes, 2006-2008
Sprague Grayden ...  Heather Lisinski 18 episodes, 2006-2008
Candace Bailey ...  Skylar Stevens 16 episodes, 2006-2008
Darby Stanchfield ...  April Green / ... 16 episodes, 2006-2008
Sterling Ardrey Sterling Ardrey ...  Samuel Hawkins 16 episodes, 2006-2008
Jazz Raycole ...  Allison Hawkins 14 episodes, 2006-2008
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Jericho is a drama about what happens in the aftermath of a nuclear explosion in the once peaceful town of Jericho. Following the battle with New Bern, the citizens of Jericho begin reconstruction efforts to restore the town's power and communication with the outside world. As the country's new leaders, the Cheyenne government, attempt to establish their stronghold in the region, Jericho's citizens become suspicious of their new leaders and question why their community is so important to this newly formed government. Written by ahmetkozan

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For the town of Jericho, the end of the world is just the beginning. See more »


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USA

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English

Release Date:

20 September 2006 (USA) See more »

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The web page which Hawkins accesses in episode 1.5 after the power is restored is the main page of MSN Turkey. See more »

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You can't see the Rocky Mountain Front Range from anywhere in NW Kansas. See more »

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Each episode's title card is accompanied with audio containing only Morse code (dots and dashes, or short and long beeps) which, when translated, provides a short hint (around 3 words) about the episode to come. See more »

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Small town, big bang.
23 December 2010 | by BlackTaterTotallyBlueSee all my reviews

It's a great series that deserved more of a fighting chance. It's easy to understand the many ardent fans of the show, but hard to understand Jericho's failure to attract more viewers than it did. The show is engaging, to the point of being dangerously addicting and whatever it lacks (see below), that's more than made up for by a consistently inventive story expansion. The show moves seamlessly from the original premise of 'USA - post nuke' into much unexpected territory. There's some filler episodes, but barely a bum one. What hampers the series is that odd but inevitable 'dated' feeling that almost all network dramas fail to shake, even the minute they arrive on our screens. Dramas like this just can't live up to the HBO/AMC cannon because of the demands on them to, eg: appeal to a large audience and produce 22-ish episodes per series - it can be simply backbreaking. One can't help but imagine how much better this show could have been with a studio like HBO behind it. It certainly deserves more care, with which it might have not been cancelled. Nevertheless, the fact one can imagine Jericho's greater potential is a credit to the strength of both the inventive writing, the smart political commentary and the many well-drawn characters which shine through occasional soft-focus, feel-good, pre-watershed moments of schmaltz and sentimentality. Those moments are thankfully few, but there's enough to make you wish there were less. The cast are all very capable, particularly Skeet Ulrich, Lennie James and Gerald McRaney who lend the show its gravitas. Bring it back! 4/5


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