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The Shield (TV Series)

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Original title
The Shield (TV Series)
Running time
45 min.
United States United States
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Shawn Ryan, Kurt Sutter, Scott Rosenbaum, Glen Mazzara, Charles H. Eglee, Adam Fierro, Elizabeth Craft, Kim Clements, Sarah Fain, Lisa Randolph, Kevin Arkadie, James Manos Jr., Elizabeth A. Hansen, John Hlavin, Gary Lennon, Reed Steiner
Vivian Romero
Ronn Schmidt, Richard Cantu
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Broadcasting by FX
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Synopsis / Plot
TV Series (2002-2008). 7 Seasons. The Shield is an American police crime drama television series notable for its controversial portrayal of corrupt police officers. The first season gained the most Emmy nominations ever for a basic cable drama.
The story of an inner-city Los Angeles police precinct where some of the cops aren't above breaking the rules or working against their associates to both keep the streets safe and their self-interests intact.
2005: Emmy: Nominated for Best Actress (Close) and Supp. Actress (Pounder)
2003: Emmy: Nominated for Best Actor in Drama Series (Michael Chiklis)
2002: Emmy: Best Actor (Michael Chiklis). 3 Nominations
2002: Golden Globes: Best Mini-Series or TV and Actor TV Series-Drama (Chiklis)
2004: Golden Globes: Nominated Best Actor in TV Series - Drama (Chiklis)
2008: American Film Institute (AFI): Top 10 - TV Programs of the Year
2004: American Film Institute (AFI): Top 10 - TV Programs of the Year
2002: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Nom. Best Actor in a Drama Series (Chiklis)
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