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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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Never say "One last mission". (Season 5) See more »

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Action | Comedy | Drama

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 September 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

In seasons one through three, Big Mike (Mark Christopher Lawrence) has a marlin on the wall of his office that features in several episodes. In season four, Morgan Grimes (Joshua Gomez) has a "Billy the Big Mouth Bass" on the wall behind his desk. See more »

Goofs

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

Quotes

Ellie Bartowski: What about you any revelations? Any ideas what you'll do next?
Chuck Bartowski: Uh, yeah, a few.
Ellie Bartowski: If you say pilot the Millennium Falcon, I *will* hit you.
Chuck Bartowski: Uh, why would I say that? That's absurd. I'm going to be a ninja assasin.
Ellie Bartowski: No! Try again.
Chuck Bartowski: Um. Olympic...
Ellie Bartowski: Uh uh.
Chuck Bartowski: [slight pause] Secret Agent.
Ellie Bartowski: This is what happens when you sit in front of the television set too long.
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Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Sigourney Weaver/The Ting Tings (2010) See more »

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Short Skirt/Long Jacket
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Performed by Cake
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Chuck = Best Drama-dy on Television
16 March 2009 | by sidn6170See all my reviews

Out of all of the shows on television, I would have to say that without a doubt, Chuck is the best show. It has the Perfect blend of drama and comedy. It is one of those shows that only gets better with time and I am hoping, no no, I am praying that Chuck gets a third season. Each one of the actors/characters brings something special to the show that makes it a huge success. Zachary Levi is a hilarious actor and he and Yvonne Strahovski have amazing chemistry. Adam Baldwin is always there to keep the show in line and his quirky one lines are perfectly timed. I hope they are given the chance to prove to the world that they are worth it!


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