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Human Target 

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A unique bodyguard protects his clients by secretly infiltrating their lives in order to draw out and eliminate threats.
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2011   2010  
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Mark Valley ...  Christopher Chance 25 episodes, 2010-2011
Chi McBride ...  Winston 25 episodes, 2010-2011
Jackie Earle Haley ...  Guerrero 25 episodes, 2010-2011
Indira Varma ...  Ilsa Pucci 13 episodes, 2010-2011
Janet Montgomery ...  Ames 11 episodes, 2010-2011
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Christopher Chance is a highly discreet problem solver, specializing in desperate causes. He works with retired police detective Winston, who acts mainly as back-office, and Guerrero, a scary computer wizard and former gangster. Christopher is, and needs to be, a fearless unbeatable commando as well as handy and clever as MacGyver, assuming all kinds of identities, from bodyguard to monk and from lawyer to sports professional. Written by KGF Vissers

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Jackie Earle Haley's character is named Guerrero. It's the Spanish word for "warrior". Ironically, Guerrero never fights, using his intelligence and abilities as a counterstrike spy, defeating his enemies without a fight. (EDIT: Guerrero has been involved in plenty of fights. Fist and gun fights. ) See more »

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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.40 (2010) See more »

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Excellent "Bodyguard with a mysterious past" Series
9 February 2010 | by rajuk84See all my reviews

this is a truly excellent show. although a single episode appearance on fringe, mark valley leaves a strong impression here with his witty, strong, intelligent, suave , and, for a change, a non-horny American spy-cum-bodyguard. each episode takes a lethal premise, and spins a charming spell on it, where action and humor go hand in hand. chi McBride and watchmen's Rorschach share a hilarious laurel-hardy relation, and u cant help but smile wen McBride has to accompany valley in the "field"... i just love this show... each episode has an attractive woman which doesn't gets screwed by our hero, and for American shows, that's truly a rarity. i've read it's based on a comic, and i hope it gets a wee bit darker... 2 thumbs up...


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17 January 2010 (USA) See more »

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