Ally McBeal

A quirky show about a wistfully idealistic lawyer and her chaotic life at a Boston firm. The Emmy-winning David E. Kelley series was the rage for a time, but fans began to bail out when its perennially insecure heroine and her colleagues became entangled in increasingly outrageous storylines.

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Season 4, Episode 17 The Pursuit of Unhappiness

First Aired: March 26, 2001

Elaine asks Ally to help cover an infidelity; a son claims his father's good cheer is bad business; Jackson and Larry clash over building a pre-nup for a betrothed couple. Henry: Josef Sommer. Breen: Victor McCay. Kenneth: William R. Moses. Julie: Jenjer Vick Robin. Edith: Kathleen Nolan. Mathers: Christopher Neiman. Jackson: Taye Diggs. Elaine: Jane Krakowski.

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  • Premiered: September 8, 1997
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  • Premise: A quirky show about a wistfully idealistic lawyer and her chaotic life at a Boston firm. The Emmy-winning David E. Kelley series was the rage for a time, but fans began to bail out when its perennially insecure heroine and her colleagues became entangled i… (more)

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