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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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Ann Biderman
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Series cast summary:
Liev Schreiber ...  Ray Donovan 72 episodes, 2013-2019
Eddie Marsan ...  Terry Donovan 72 episodes, 2013-2019
Dash Mihok ...  Bunchy Donovan 72 episodes, 2013-2019
Katherine Moennig ...  Lena 72 episodes, 2013-2019
Pooch Hall ...  Daryll 72 episodes, 2013-2019
Kerris Dorsey ...  Bridget Donovan 72 episodes, 2013-2019
Devon Bagby ...  Conor Donovan 72 episodes, 2013-2019
Jon Voight ...  Mickey Donovan 72 episodes, 2013-2019
Paula Malcomson ...  Abby Donovan 60 episodes, 2013-2017
Steven Bauer ...  Avi 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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No one can ever know... (Season 1) See more »

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 June 2013 (USA) See more »

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Ray Donovan See more »

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16:9 HD
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The third season has Aaron Staton as Bridget's teacher, Ian McShane as Malcolm Finney, and Bronson Pinchot as a television talk show host. See more »

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Looks like another hit Original from Showtime
1 July 2013 | by lulzpharcydeSee all my reviews

I had to review this show after seeing the current reviews posted. At the moment there are 4 written reviews and all but one are HIGHLY critical and undeserved in my opinion.

The casting is brilliant. Acting is right on. Writing is great. Direction is fantastic. Cinematography is top notch. Am I watching a different show?

I could go on with praises of all the elements of Ray Donovan, but it would just be repetitive and monotonous, and I would run out of synonyms.

I truly think Showtime has it's next hit to fill in the gap left by Dexter next season.

I don't want to go into arcs, plot, etc. and spoil anything. I just wanted to make sure there was another positive review posted, so even more people give Ray Donovan a chance. Believe me, if you have liked Showtime's other amazing Originals, you'll love it as much as I do.


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