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Ray Donovan 

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Ray Donovan, a professional "fixer" for the rich and famous in Los Angeles, can make anyone's problems disappear except those created by his own family.

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Series cast summary:
Liev Schreiber ...  Ray Donovan 72 episodes, 2013-2019
Paula Malcomson ...  Abby Donovan 60 episodes, 2013-2017
Eddie Marsan ...  Terry Donovan 60 episodes, 2013-2017
Dash Mihok ...  Bunchy Donovan 60 episodes, 2013-2017
Steven Bauer ...  Avi 60 episodes, 2013-2017
Katherine Moennig ...  Lena 60 episodes, 2013-2017
Pooch Hall ...  Daryll 60 episodes, 2013-2017
Kerris Dorsey ...  Bridget Donovan 60 episodes, 2013-2017
Devon Bagby ...  Conor Donovan 60 episodes, 2013-2017
Jon Voight ...  Mickey Donovan 60 episodes, 2013-2017
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Storyline

Set in the sprawling mecca of the rich and famous, Ray Donovan does the dirty work for LA's top power players as the go-to guy who makes the problems of the city's celebrities, superstar athletes, and business moguls disappear. This powerful drama unfolds when his father is unexpectedly released from prison, setting off a chain of events that shakes the Donovan family to its core. Written by ahmetkozan

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Calm. Cool. Connected. (Season 2) See more »

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Crime | Drama

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TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 June 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ray Donovan See more »

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Production Co:

The Mark Gordon Company See more »
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Stereo | Dolby Digital

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

In the show, Terry is oldest brother. In actuality, Liev Schreiber is eight months older than Eddie Marsan. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Chase: Episode #4.1 (2014) See more »

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Not for the Dim-Witted
10 July 2013 | by F_Hugh_SeekaySee all my reviews

If you enjoy subtly, watch this show. If you need things spelt out for you, step-by-step, explicitly with poor writing, don't watch this show. If you like character-driven drama with quality acting, watch this show. If you have a short attention span and need action sequences every second minute to avoid channel surfing to the next thing, don't watch this show.

Ray Donovan is a well-written, superbly-acted, character-driven drama. After two episodes, it is clear that Liev Schreiber and Jon Voight have bought in fully to their roles and they are nailing them. Supporting performances are also very strong, in my opinion.

I expect plenty of people to be confused by the plot, because the writers don't feel the need to spoon-feed the audience. You have to pay attention and not everyone has that ability. In my opinion, this is everything a quality TV Show should be, when it is written, directed, and produced for an intelligent audience.


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