The Closer Controlled Burn S04E01 (TNT)

A shark in the Shark Aquarium in Ocean Park, Hong Kong. I like this picture. It is a bit dark, but eerie once you know that the shadow is a shark!

The Closer is an American police drama starring Kyra Sedgwick, who plays a Deputy Chief of Police at the LAPD. Sedgwick plays Brenda Leigh Johnson, an ex-CIA interrogator. She is a southern belle and her easy going charm has surprised more than one criminal during an interrogation. She always gets the bad guys. She was put in charge of the Priority Homicide division of the LAPD.

She’s had to deal with conflict from Commander Taylor, chief of detectives, since she was promoted over him from the outside to her current position. Her team are seasoned veterans, some close to retiring like Lt Provenza, others like Sgt Gabriel just a few years into their police careers.

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The Closer Next Of Kin S03E14-15 (TNT)

The Closer is an American television police drama series. The show, which focuses upon the character of Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick), is shown on TNT (Turner Network Television). Since its inception, the show has chronicled the cases of Johnson, who comes from Atlanta to Los Angeles to head up a special unit of the LAPD that handles sensitive, high-profile murder cases (Priority Homicide Division). Johnson’s quirky personality and hard-nosed approach often rub her colleagues the wrong way, but her reputation as one of the world’s best interrogators eventually wins over even her toughest critics.

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Life Farthingale S01E08 (NBC)

Life stars Damian Lewis as Charlie Crews, a police detective who was recently exonerated of a series of murders after having spent 12 years in jail for life.

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Life A Civil War S01E07 (NBC)

Life stars Damian Lewis as Charlie Crews, a police detective who was recently exonerated of a series of murders after having spent 12 years in jail for life.

When two Iranian Americans are found murdered execution style in a convenience store, the LAPD is bracing for the fallout. Crews investigates incredibly and finds out that it wasn’t just a hate crime, it involved drugs and money as well.

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Life S01E06 Powerless (NBC)

Life stars Damian Lewis as Charlie Crews, a police detective who was recently exonerated of a series of murders after having spent 12 years in jail for life.

In this episode, Reese has to deal with some of her own demons. She ferrets out a case by listening to the confession of an AA member. At the same time, Crews continues to investigate his ex-partner Stark to see if he was involved in the Bank of LA heist.

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Life S01E05 The Fallen Woman (NBC)

Life stars Damian Lewis as Charlie Crews, a police detective who was recently exonerated of a series of murders after having spent 12 years in jail for life.

In this episode, Reese and Crews have to investigate the murder of a fallen woman, who was wearing angel wings at the time of her death. The media loves it. They pursue several avenues of investigation before getting clues about what really happened to her. It involves a tattoo artist and a known criminal, who is almost untouchable.

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Life S01E04 (NBC)

Life stars Damian Lewis as Charlie Crews, a police detective who was recently exonerated of a series of murders after having spent 12 years in jail for life.

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Life S01E03 (NBC)

As much as I hated the last episode of Pushing Daisies, I really liked the latest Life episode. It’s just a top notch show, so different in it’s conception and execution then any other crime based series.

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Life S01E02 (NBC)

Life stars Damian Lewis as Charlie Crews, a cop who was wrongfully convicted of a murder and put in jail. Twelve years later, thanks to DNA evidence, he is exonerated and back on the LAPD with a multi-million dollar settlement in his pocket.

His whole outlook in life changed him and he is still investigating the frame that put him in jail. A lot of people around him at the time were involved. In this case, he investigates the murder of a bride. The investigations leads them to consider all members of the bridal party. The groom is the initial suspect but Crews doesn’t think he is involved, even after he had to be wrestled into submission. The groom was covered in blood and falling into the pool was a good way of getting rid of part of the physical evidence on his body. Continue reading “Life S01E02 (NBC)”

Life S01E01 (NBC)

Life is a new series on NBC starring Damian Lewis, best recognized for playing Major Richard “Red” D. Winters in Band of Brothers. The series will premiere on the 26th of September on NBC at 10PM.

The series stars him as detective Charlie Crews who was released from prison after being exonerated for a crime he didn’t commit. He settled with the city for an undisclosed amount.

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