NYPD Blue

This gritty, acclaimed crime drama from Steven Bochco elevated the genre and altered the boundaries of what network censors would allow. The series initially caused controversy with its frank language, realistic violence and nudity, but it became a critical darling, garnering 27 Emmy nominations in its first year alone. There were many awards (and cast (more…)

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Season 11, Episode 3 Shear Stupidity

First Aired: October 7, 2003

Sinclair calls in a surprise character witness to discredit Haywood's closing arguments in Fraker's case, leaving Tony (Esai Morales) fearing for his career. Meanwhile, a woman begs Andy and John to find her missing husband; and a barber begs innocence after the partner he's into for ten grand is brutally assaulted. Sinclair: Daniel Benzali. Haywood: Garcelle Beauvais-Nilon. Olivera: Vanessa Marcil.

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  • Premiered: September 21, 1993
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: This gritty, acclaimed crime drama from Steven Bochco elevated the genre and altered the boundaries of what network censors would allow. The series initially caused controversy with its frank language, realistic violence and nudity, but it became a critica… (more)

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