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Legends 

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Follows a deep-cover operative named Martin Odum, who has an uncanny ability to transform himself into a different person for each job. But his own identity comes into question when a ... See full summary »

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2015   2014  

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Sean Bean ...  Martin Odum 20 episodes, 2014-2015
Morris Chestnut ...  Tony Rice 12 episodes, 2014-2015
Ali Larter ...  Crystal McGuire 10 episodes, 2014
Tina Majorino ...  Maggie Harris 10 episodes, 2014
Klára Issová ...  Ilyana Crawford 10 episodes, 2015
Amber Valletta ...  Sonya Odum 10 episodes, 2014
Aisling Franciosi ...  Kate Crawford 10 episodes, 2015
Mason Cook ...  Aiden Odum 10 episodes, 2014
Kelly Overton ...  Nina Brenner 10 episodes, 2015
Steve Harris ...  Nelson Gates 10 episodes, 2014
Ralph Brown ...  Terrence Graves 10 episodes, 2015
Steve Kazee ...  Curtis Ballard 10 episodes, 2015
Winter Ave Zoli ...  Detective Gabriella Laska 10 episodes, 2015
Ivan G'Vera ...  Prague Official 9 episodes, 2015
Gershwyn Eustache Jnr ...  Simon Hardy 9 episodes, 2015
Nikola Djuricko ...  Tamir Zakayev 9 episodes, 2015
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Follows a deep-cover operative named Martin Odum, who has an uncanny ability to transform himself into a different person for each job. But his own identity comes into question when a mysterious stranger suggests that Martin isn't who he thinks he is. Written by Anonymous

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Sean Bean's character in Game of Thrones was Lord Eddard Stark, who's sister, Lyanna, was played by Aisling Franciosi See more »

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Martin's son has dark brown eyes, but both he and the boy's mother have blue eyes. Genetically not possible. See more »

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Referenced in I Be Geniusen Stuff: Legends S2 (2017) See more »

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pretty good show starring Sean Bean
15 October 2014 | by blanche-2See all my reviews

"Legends" is the story of a man, Martin Odom (Sean Bean) who goes undercover for the FBI's Division of Covert Operations, a division that investigates terrorism. To go undercover, he takes on a "legend," which is a completely new character.

Martin is considered one of the best in the business, but his intensity and complete commitment to his legend has an effect on his personal life. He finds it difficult to come out of these legends, and it seems to have ruined his marriage. He's now divorced with a young boy.

Because he's considered psychologically unstable, his overseer, Crystal (Ali Larter) doesn't quite trust him, but the man above her (Steve Harris) has no problem sending him out on assignments.

As the first year of the series continues, we find out that Martin Odom may be a legend himself -- there is missing time in his life, after he was supposedly in a car accident. However, clues have surfaced that he was actually part of a covert mission in Afghanistan. So Martin starts trying to find out who he is and whether or not his ex-wife was involved in the cover-up of that part of his life.

Since the story has become more personal for Martin, the episodes have become more interesting. Sean Bean is a strong actor and excellent in the role. He provides a great anchor.

This is a dark show that sometimes can be a little confusing, but I found myself tuning in week after week. I like it.


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13 August 2014 (USA) See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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