Premise

The ongoing saga of a well-to-do but down-to-earth California clan of diverse personalities, from a liberal gay lawyer to a conservative talk-show host, and how their lives change after the death of a patriarch reveals that the family business is in trouble.

Cast

Guest Stars

Peter Gerety
Dennis York
12 Episodes (2009-2010)
Denis O'Hare
Travis March
12 Episodes (2007-2009)
Emily Rose
Lena Branigan
10 Episodes (2007-2008)
Jason Lewis
Chad Berry
8 Episodes (2007-2009)
Josh Hopkins
Warren Salter
8 Episodes (2006-2007)
Marika Dominczyk
Tyler Altamirano
8 Episodes (2006-2011)
Roxy Olin
Michelle McCormack
8 Episodes (2007-2011)
Tom Skerritt
William Walker
7 Episodes (2006-2009)
David Burke
Jack Bishop
7 Episodes (2006-2007)
Ryan Devlin
7 Episodes (2010-2011)
Beau Bridges
Nick Brody
6 Episodes (2011-2011)
Danny Glover
Isaac Marshall
6 Episodes (2007-2008)
Eric Christian Olsen
Kyle DeWitt
6 Episodes (2008-2009)
Matt Letscher
Alec Tyler
6 Episodes (2009-2010)
Nigel Havers
Roger Grant
6 Episodes (2009-2010)
Richard Chamberlain
Jonathan Byrold
6 Episodes (2010-2011)
Steven Weber
Graham Finch
6 Episodes (2007-2008)
Paul Cassell
Gary Morris
6 Episodes (2007-2007)
Will McCormack
Ethan Tavis, Ethan Travis
6 Episodes (2008-2009)
Justine Dorsey
Sofia McCallister, Sophia McCallister, Sophie McCallister
6 Episodes (2007-2009)
Amy Aquino
Dr. Joan Avadon
5 Episodes (2009-2010)
John Terry
Dr. Karl West
5 Episodes (2010-2011)
Jon Tenney
Dr. Simon Craig
5 Episodes (2009-2010)
Jay Karnes
Roy Scovell
5 Episodes (2010-2010)
Eric Winter
Jason McCallister
5 Episodes (2007-2008)
Odette Yustman
5 Episodes (2010-2011)
Max Burkholder
Jack McCallister
5 Episodes (2007-2009)
Edwina Findley
5 Episodes (2011-2011)
Jayne Brook
Bertha Wandell
4 Episodes (2008-2011)
Matthew Settle
Jonathan Sellers
4 Episodes (2006-2007)
Peter Coyote
Mark August, Prof. Mark August
4 Episodes (2007-2007)
Jay Huguley
Whit Peyton
4 Episodes (2006-2007)
Jeremy Davidson
Jack Randall
4 Episodes (2010-2010)
Chris Flanders
Reporter, Steve
3 Episodes (2007-2010)
Keri Lynn Pratt
Amber Trachtenberg
3 Episodes (2006-2006)
Marion Ross
Ida Holden
3 Episodes (2007-2010)
Michael Nouri
Milo Peterman
3 Episodes (2007-2007)
Michael O'Keefe
Wally Wandell
3 Episodes (2008-2009)
Sonja Sohn
Trish Evans
3 Episodes (2008-2009)
Cheryl Hines
Buffy McCreary
3 Episodes (2010-2010)
John Aylward
Joe Rawling
3 Episodes (2010-2010)
Kay Panabaker
Young Kitty Walker
3 Episodes (2010-2010)
Marin Hinkle
Courtney McCallister
3 Episodes (2007-2011)
Tyler Posey
Gabriel Whedon
3 Episodes (2006-2007)
Chevy Chase
Stan Harris
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Cotter Smith
Gordon Alexander
2 Episodes (2009-2009)
David Andrews
George Lafferty
2 Episodes (2008-2008)
Douglas Spain
Brian Garcia
2 Episodes (2011-2011)
Garry Marshall
Jack, Maj. Jack Weiner
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Joe Morton
Prof. Madsen, Prof. Peter Madsen
2 Episodes (2009-2009)
Laraine Newman
2 Episodes (2006-2007)
Maia Danziger
Dierdre Holder, ER Nurse
2 Episodes (2008-2009)
Margot Kidder
Emily Craft
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Marguerite Moreau
Gallery Owner
2 Episodes (2010-2010)
Michael Beach
Noah Guare
2 Episodes (2006-2007)
Michael Hyatt
Dr. Katherine Cortez
2 Episodes (2010-2010)
Michele Green
Gov. Eve Kern
2 Episodes (2009-2009)
Mitch Pileggi
Browne Carter
2 Episodes (2008-2008)
Parry Shen
Dan Silk
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Sonia Braga
Gabriela Laurent
2 Episodes (2010-2011)
Treat Williams
David Morton
2 Episodes (2006-2006)
Cristine Rose
Dean Danielle Whitley
2 Episodes (2010-2011)
Anita Finlay
Judge Marsha Forrest
2 Episodes (2011-2011)
Colin Egglesfield
Young William Walker
2 Episodes (2010-2010)
Evan Jones
2 Episodes (2011-2011)
Kaitlin Doubleday
Chelsea Yeager
2 Episodes (2009-2009)
Matthew Kimbrough
Prof. James Gray
2 Episodes (2009-2010)
Stephanie Lemelin
Beklee Makowska, Berklee Makowska
2 Episodes (2011-2011)
Tyler Neitzel
Young Aaron
2 Episodes (2010-2010)
Cody Longo
Young Tommy Walker
2 Episodes (2010-2010)
Bobby Soto
Mateo Paresa
2 Episodes (2010-2010)
Pedro Pascal
2 Episodes (2011-2011)
Anna Wood
Young Sarah Walker
2 Episodes (2010-2010)
Rob Kazinsky
Dr. Rick Appleton
2 Episodes (2011-2011)
Paula Rhodes
B-Movie Victim, Miss Mitchell
2 Episodes (2008-2009)
Alice Evans
Dr. Felicity Milton
1 Episode (2011)
Bre Blair
Ms. Nadine
1 Episode (2010)
D.W. Moffett
Michael Pellington
1 Episode (2007)
Danny Lopes
Delivery Guy
1 Episode (2007)
Dave Foley
Paul
1 Episode (2008)
David Brisbin
Sen. Wade Newman
1 Episode (2009)
David Denman
Brent Lewinsky
1 Episode (2010)
David Paymer
Donald Dudley
1 Episode (2007)
Debra Monk
Alexandra Kirby
1 Episode (2010)
Jenna Elfman
Lizzie Jones-Baker
1 Episode (2007)
Joel Grey
Dr. Jude Bar-Shalom
1 Episode (2007)
John Benjamin Hickey
Maj. Guiness
1 Episode (2006)
John Glover
Henry Mittner
1 Episode (2009)
Ken Howard
Boyd Taylor
1 Episode (2008)
Lyle Lovett
Himself
1 Episode (2007)
Megan Follows
Maggie Stephens
1 Episode (2009)
Michael Gross
Edward LeMonde
1 Episode (2011)
Ned Bellamy
Cutler Weeks
1 Episode (2007)
Ned Vaughn
Michael Gladstein
1 Episode (2008)
Paul Ganus
Handsome Man
1 Episode (2011)
Perry King
Curtis Jones
1 Episode (2007)
Phill Lewis
Dr. Peter Edwards
1 Episode (2007)
Stephen Collins
Charlie
1 Episode (2010)
Susan Blakely
Celia Calmartin
1 Episode (2010)
Tess Harper
Beth Ridge
1 Episode (2007)
Tom McGowan
Luther Reeves
1 Episode (2007)
Christina Chang
Prof. Jane Condon
1 Episode (2009)
Deirdre Lovejoy
Marissa Crandall
1 Episode (2011)
Janet Carroll
Sloane Dodelson
1 Episode (2006)
Ron Canada
Brig. Gen. Hendricks
1 Episode (2006)
Susan Sullivan
Miranda Jones
1 Episode (2007)
Tom Virtue
Dr. Bob Rosen
1 Episode (2008)
Nicki Micheaux
Michele Yearwood
1 Episode (2006)
Rick Worthy
Off. Collins
1 Episode (2008)
Maria Shriver
Herself
1 Episode (2007)
David Purdham
Barry Henderson
1 Episode (2009)
Elaine Kagan
Judge Driscoll
1 Episode (2006)
Kathe Mazur
Ann Waterman
1 Episode (2010)
Richard Doyle
Benjamin Wright
1 Episode (2010)
Al Faris
Dr. Bernard Kruger
1 Episode (2006)
Bob Pescovitz
Rabbi Rothholtz
1 Episode (2006)
Carol Kiernan
Cousin Margaret
1 Episode (2007)
Diva Zappa
Nora's classmate No. 1
1 Episode (2007)
George Gerdes
Vincent Johanssen
1 Episode (2006)
Irene White
Staff Member
1 Episode (2007)
Jim Gleason
Walter Geary
1 Episode (2009)
Jim Jansen
Gov. Clay Adamson
1 Episode (2008)
John Prosky
Ron Robinson
1 Episode (2008)
Joseph Soria
Garret Fernandez
1 Episode (2007)
Kathryn Zenna
Cousin Catherine
1 Episode (2007)
Kristina Lear
Dr. Pat Michaels
1 Episode (2009)
M.J. Karmi
Cynthia Carter
1 Episode (2008)
Maura Soden
Dr. Barbara Riley
1 Episode (2008)
Pat Destro
Staci Hancock
1 Episode (2007)
Paul Keeley
James Friedman
1 Episode (2009)
Phil Abrams
Harold Wallace
1 Episode (2009)
Roz Witt
Attendant
1 Episode (2006)
Sarah Rafferty
Gloria Pierson-Davenport
1 Episode (2010)
Sonya Leslie
PFC Mandeville
1 Episode (2007)
Sophina Brown
Bitsy Fairbank
1 Episode (2010)
Stana Katic
Karen Wells
1 Episode (2007)
Susan Grace
Andrea Osborn
1 Episode (2010)
Tim Ransom
Human Resources Representative
1 Episode (2010)
Tom Kopache
Berkeley Goldschmidt
1 Episode (2008)
Traber Burns
Judge Arthur Gray
1 Episode (2009)
Tyrees Allen
Dr. John Massey
1 Episode (2009)
Wylie Small
Connie Robinson
1 Episode (2008)
Ryan Eggold
Randy Stewart
1 Episode (2006)
Andy Hoff
Aaron Ziven
1 Episode (2008)
Dileep Rao
Arlo Natterson
1 Episode (2009)
Emily Hahn
Margaret Hartley
1 Episode (2010)
Leonard Wu
Christopher Chao
1 Episode (2009)

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