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When a twenty-something computer geek inadvertently downloads critical government secrets into his brain, the C.I.A. and the N.S.A. assign two agents to protect him and exploit such knowledge, turning his life upside down.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Zachary Levi ...  Chuck Bartowski 91 episodes, 2007-2012
Yvonne Strahovski ...  Sarah Walker 91 episodes, 2007-2012
Joshua Gomez ...  Morgan Grimes 91 episodes, 2007-2012
Vik Sahay ...  Lester Patel 91 episodes, 2007-2012
Scott Krinsky ...  Jeff Barnes 91 episodes, 2007-2012
Sarah Lancaster ...  Ellie Bartowski 91 episodes, 2007-2012
Adam Baldwin ...  John Casey 91 episodes, 2007-2012
Ryan McPartlin ...  Devon 'Captain Awesome' Woodcomb 88 episodes, 2007-2012
Mark Christopher Lawrence ...  Big Mike 87 episodes, 2007-2012
Bonita Friedericy ...  General Diane Beckman 78 episodes, 2007-2012
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Storyline

Since geeky Chuck accidentally became the mental host of the Intersect, an unprecedentedly powerful computer mind containing all information available to the US government, he's a primordial national security asset and risk. So CIA and NSA each appoint a top agent to guard Chuck, and often get involved with him in spy adventures. Meanwhile his identity must be kept secret from Chuck's sister, her perfect partner Devon, both surgeons, and Chuck's goofy colleagues in Buy More, the Burbank electronics store where he works as a cover. Written by KGF Vissers

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Not shaken... Just nerd. (Season 2) See more »

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

24 September 2007 (USA) See more »

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Chuck See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

In season four, episode seventeen, "Chuck Versus the First Bank of Evil", there are actually two references to Lost (2004). The first is when Vivian (Lauren Cohan) receives the bank card at Volkoff Industries, in which the card displays the famous numbers from Lost (2004) 4815162342. The second reference is at the National Bank of Macau. Guillermo Chan, the head of the bank, is played by François Chau, who also played Dr. Pierre Chang from the Dharma Initiative in Lost (2004). See more »

Goofs

The CIA does not (officially) perform "missions" within the United States; it deals with overseas intelligence. See more »

Quotes

Chuck Bartowski: Dad's going to walk you down the aisle.
Ellie Bartowski: You can't... say that Chuck. I know you want that for me, but we haven't heard from him in a really long time.
Chuck Bartowski: Yeah well, I'm going to find him. I'm a smart guy, I can do that. And when he hears about the wedding, he'll be here for you.
Ellie Bartowski: Come on. You really think he'll make it?
Chuck Bartowski: I guarantee it.
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Connections

Spin-off Chuck Versus the Webisodes (2008) See more »

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Short Skirt/Long Jacket
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Performed by Cake
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Best show on TV
26 March 2009 | by kknottSee all my reviews

I have a DVR and rarely watch shows the day they are recorded, the exception to this, is Chuck.

The best thing about this show is it's uniqueness. Most other shows on TV right now are cast from a few different molds. You have Cop / CSI dramas, reality shows (which are really getting stale), medical drams, and situational comedies. The closest you can compare this show to is Get Smart crossed with Alias crossed with Moonlighting added to a great work place comedy. Depending on which episode you watch there will be differing levels of comedy, drama, action, and even romance.

The amazing acting ability of Zachary Levi and Yvonne Strahovski, is a pleasure to watch.


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