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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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Finally the loose ends are tied.


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Cast

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 »

Genres:

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 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

The Mark Gordon Company See more »
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Stereo | Dolby Digital

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

The character, Sully Sullivan (James Woods) is loosely based on Boston's infamous gangster, James "Whitey" Bulger. In the series, Mickey Donovan was a consultant in a film called "Black Mass", the same name of Bulger's real-life biopic starring Johnny Depp. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Hell's Kitchen: Crepe Grand Prix (2016) See more »

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Best family drama since The Sopranos?
7 July 2013 | by cybercipherSee all my reviews

I watched the first episode of Ray Donovan without knowing much about the plot or characters. Liev Schrieber is fantastic in the lead role and is reminiscent of Tony Soprano in that he is a dark, violent lead male under constant stress who is protective and nurturing of those he loves, while at the same time projecting an aura of violence and danger to those who would cross him. One scene, where Ray menaces a man who double-crosses him is particularly chilling. The supporting characters are also very solid. Paula Malcomson, (Ray's wife Abby) under-utilized in Deadwood is here allowed to flex her acting muscles in several scenes with Schreiber. Also in the show is the great Jon Voigt, who plays Ray's father. The conflict between them is set up right away in this first episode and one senses an Oedipal confrontation coming somewhere down the line. Most series start out weak and get better as the show grows and develops. This show, however, started out with a bang. If it gets BETTER it will very soon be the best show on television.


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