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The Defenders 

Two flashy Las Vegas defense attorneys go to the mat for their clients.
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Series cast summary:
Jim Belushi ...  Nick Morelli 18 episodes, 2010-2011
Jerry O'Connell ...  Pete Kaczmarek 18 episodes, 2010-2011
Jurnee Smollett-Bell ...  Lisa Tyler 18 episodes, 2010-2011
Tanya Fischer ...  Zoey Waters 18 episodes, 2010-2011
Teddy Sears ...  ADA Thomas Cole 10 episodes, 2010-2011
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Two flashy Las Vegas defense attorneys go to the mat for their clients.

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In Vegas even justice is hot.

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Crime | Drama

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English

Release Date:

22 September 2010 (USA) See more »

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Avocati în Las Vegas See more »

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Dolby Digital

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Despite sharing the same title, airing on the same network (CBS), and being about a pair of lawyers, this series is not a remake, updating, or connected in any way to The Defenders (1961). See more »

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Several episodes show Las Vegas Police and Clark County Sheriff's Office as two separate agencies when both are the same agency: the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. See more »

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Referenced in The 37th Annual People's Choice Awards (2011) See more »

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Amazing Duo
15 September 2013 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

Nick Morelli (James Belushi) and Pete Kaczmarek (Jerry O'Connell) are two best of partners defense attorneys in Las Vegas. They will do the craziest flashiest things for their clients. They are brash and loud. And they can always count on their assistant Lisa Tyler (Jurnee Smollett-Bell).

The chemistry between the two guys is amazing. They have a buddy duo comradary that's rare on TV. They have a great back and forth. Although I think most people may find them too loud and too brash. Sadly it last only 18 episodes and didn't get renewed. It definitely had enough fun to be renewed.


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