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Sons of Anarchy 

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A biker struggles to balance being a father and being involved in an outlaw motorcycle club.

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Kurt Sutter
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Charlie Hunnam ...  Jackson 'Jax' Teller 92 episodes, 2008-2014
Katey Sagal ...  Gemma Teller Morrow 92 episodes, 2008-2014
Mark Boone Junior ...  Robert 'Bobby Elvis' Munson 92 episodes, 2008-2014
Kim Coates ...  Alexander 'Tig' Trager 92 episodes, 2008-2014
Tommy Flanagan ...  Filip 'Chibs' Telford 92 episodes, 2008-2014
Theo Rossi ...  Juan Carlos 'Juice' Ortiz 90 episodes, 2008-2014
Dayton Callie ...  Wayne Unser / ... 88 episodes, 2008-2014
Maggie Siff ...  Dr. Tara Knowles / ... 79 episodes, 2008-2013
Ron Perlman ...  Clarence 'Clay' Morrow 79 episodes, 2008-2013
David Labrava ...  Happy Lowman / ... 71 episodes, 2008-2014
Ryan Hurst ...  Harry 'Opie' Winston 54 episodes, 2008-2012
William Lucking ...  Piermont 'Piney' Winston 49 episodes, 2008-2011
Michael Ornstein ...  Chuck 'Chucky' Marstein 46 episodes, 2008-2014
Winter Ave Zoli ...  Lyla Winston / ... 41 episodes, 2009-2014
Jimmy Smits ...  Nero Padilla 38 episodes, 2012-2014
Niko Nicotera ...  George 'Ratboy' Skogstrom / ... 38 episodes, 2011-2014
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Storyline

Sons of Anarchy, aka SAMCRO, is a motorcycle club that operates both illegal and legal businesses in the small town of Charming. They combine gun-running and a garage, plus involvement in porn film. Clay, the president, likes it old school and violent; while Jax, his stepson and the club's VP, has thoughts about changing the way things are, based on his dead father's journal. Their conflict has effects on both the club and their personal relationships. Written by Pia

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Taglines:

Let freedom ride

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 September 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Forever Sam Crow See more »

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

Chuck Zito, who is a former 25 year member of the Hell's Angels, was suing FX , saying they stole his idea after a meeting he had with FX President and V. President who later decline to do a motorcycle series. A year later they were in production with Sons of Anarchy. Zito went to court after a two year battle, lost summary judgment. Kurt Sutter hired Chuck to play Frankie Diamonds in the fifth season of Sons of Anarchy as a New York Nomad member who transfers to Charming. See more »

Goofs

the Landrover driven by the PSNI/RUC in the episodes set in Northern Ireland are shown to be canvas side. Due to the 20 years of political unrest in the country, all Police vehicles are Armour plated. See more »

Quotes

Jackson 'Jax' Teller: [voiceover, reading his fathers memoirs] A true outlaw finds the balance between the passion in his heart and the reason in his mind. The outcome is the balance of might and right.
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Crazy Credits

Season 3 episodes Sons of Anarchy: Lochan Mor (2010), Sons of Anarchy: Turas (2010), Sons of Anarchy: Fírinne (2010), and Sons of Anarchy: Bainne (2010) used an Irish rendition of the main theme song. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.116 (2012) See more »

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Why isn't anyone rating this series?
16 August 2009 | by toddf99See all my reviews

Cmon everyone, plug in your rating. Hard to believe this show hasn't received the minimum 5 votes. It obviously has received enough attention to garner a following. Perhaps the viewers of the series don't find it necessary to vote. However, I think it helps others all over the world get a sense as to whether the show is worth even checking out. In this case, it definitely is. At least for the guilty pleasure factor. The show could be a little better if they laid off some of the generic TV series scenes. But, ultimately it is better than 90% of what's out there. However, I have only seen the first 5 episodes, so it may be that I'm being set up for things to get a little darker. I'm enjoying catching up on the first season and look forward to the second season beginning in a few weeks. I appreciate F/X supporting a series like this, as TV needs to challenge the audience more. Shows like "The Sopranos", "Six Feet Under", "Big Love" are the gold standard, so let's keep it going.


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