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The Finder 

An Iraq war vet suffers a brain injury that triggers the ability to see connections between seemingly unrelated events, objects or people.

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Hart Hanson
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Geoff Stults ...  Walter Sherman 13 episodes, 2012
Maddie Hasson ...  Willa Monday 13 episodes, 2012
Mercedes Mason ...  Isabel Zambada 13 episodes, 2012
Michael Clarke Duncan ...  Leo Knox 13 episodes, 2012
Christian Calloway 13 episodes, 2012
Toby Hemingway ...  Timo Proud 8 episodes, 2012
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Storyline

Walter Sherman is an Iraq war veteran who has suffered brain damage in an IED explosion. The brain damage triggers in Walter the ability to "find" things, he sees connections between seemingly unrelated events, objects or people that other investigators would miss. Walter is assisted by his "legal advisor" and bar owner Leo Knox, US Deputy Marshal Isabel Zambada, and teen parolee and thief Willa Monday, who is serving her probation with the team. The brain damage that gives Walter his "finder" talent has also left him with a case of paranoia and other mental idiosyncrasies. Walter refuses treatment because he does not want to lose his talent. The last time Walter failed to find someone, it was the IED explosive expert that was responsible for blowing up Walter's Humvee and killing 6 members of his unit. Written by Hamish Blair

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A different kind of detective.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Nepogrešivi instinkt See more »

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Culver City, California, USA See more »

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Dolby

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

In the original Richard Greener novels, Isabel had been a New York Times obituary reporter with a stutter. See more »

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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.101 (2012) See more »

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Great characters, great stories.
5 May 2012 | by uffbSee all my reviews

This is one of the best TV series out there. A very entertaining comedic drama... The regular characters are simply beautiful souls. The Finder's "Legal Adviser" stands out in this respect, but the other character each have their endearing quirks and come across as people anyone would love to have as a friend. Combine that with a quirky and engaging story line, and you have a series which is consistently one of the most entertaining and engaging things on TV these days. Sometimes the Rube Goldberg devices Walter creates to help his thought processes are clearly impossible for one person to create in under a month, but aside from the suspension of disbelief required for that, this series is essentially flawless.


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