The Cleaner

2008, TV Show

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VIDEO: An Ordinary Man

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An Ordinary Man
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Length: 02:02
Aired: 8/4/2009

Hospital administrators call on William after a nurse collapses in the O.R. William finds himself going head-to-head with a genius transplant surgeon who contends that his addiction makes him a better doctor. watch

VIDEO: The Cleaner: Season 2

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The Cleaner: Season 2
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Length: 00:19
Posted: 9/17/2014

Inspired by the true story of real life extreme interventionist Warren Boyd, The Cleaner stars Benjamin Bratt as William Banks, a recovering addict who must balance his unwavering dedication to helping others get clean with an increasingly rocky personal life and the ghosts of his addictions. Banks and his teammates Akani Cuesta (Grace Park) and Arnie Swenton (Esteban Powell) employ an unconventional and often by any means necessary approach to getting addicts and those who surround them to realize they've reached rock-bottom and help them begin the process of recovery. With every success and failure, William wrestles with his commitment to his work and his love for his wife Melissa (Amy Price-Francis) and their children through an unusual relationship with God. watch

VIDEO: The Cleaner: Path Of Least Resistance

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The Cleaner: Path Of Least Resistance
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Length: 00:29
Posted: 9/17/2014

In this week's episode of The Cleaner on A&E, a self-help guru's drug addicted son disappears right before the release of her second book, so she turns to William for help. William and his team search for her son and once William finds the estranged young man, he learns her son struggles with gender dysphoria. William tries to get him to confront both his addiction issues and his gender dysphoria honestly and without pressure from his ambitious mother. Stars Benjamin Bratt, Esteban Powell, Amy Price-Francis, and Grace Park. Guest stars Julia Campbell, Dean Norris, George Newbern and Lisa Long. Catch new episodes of The Cleaner, Tuesdays at 10pm ET/PT on A&E. Become a Facebook Fan of The Cleaner. More information available at watch

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Private Practice Finale Scoop: Who Is Addison's New Mystery Man?

Just as Addison (Kate Walsh) and Sam's relationship has fallen apart on Private Practice, a mystery man enters the picture with a very tempting proposition for Addison.

Law & Order alum Benjamin Bratt discusses playing the new guy and what he might have to offer. "He is... read more

Benjamin Bratt Joins Private Practice

Benjamin Bratt has joined Private Practice as a series regular, has confirmed.

There are no details on Bratt's role, but the actor will make his first appearance in the ...
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A&E Cancels The Cleaner

A&E has canceled The Cleaner, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

The network has opted to not renew the rehab drama starring Benjamin Bratt. This news comes on the heels of the cancellation of A&E's only other scripted program, the Patrick Swayze drama The Beast, and, interestingly, the Emmy win of A&E's Intervention, which is like an unscripted version of The Cleaner.

See photos of Benjamin Bratt through the years

The show's second — and now final — season concluded earlier this month.

Watch full episodes of The Cleaner in our Online Video Guide and follow on Twitter for more breaking news and scoop

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Tonight's TV Hot List: Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009

Biggest Loser
8/7c NBC
The Biggest Loser gang are back for an eighth season, this time with a "second chances" theme. Last season's heaviest contestant, Daniel Wright, returns to the ranch to finish his weight loss. The other 15 players are new to the competition and include a social worker, who is the heaviest player in Biggest Loser history; a youth pastor; and a teacher, who has endured a terrible tragedy. In tonight's premiere, the contestants visit Dr. Huizenga for a preliminary health assessment.

Read on for previews of Ruby & the Rockits, Big Brother 11, More to Love and The Cleaner. read more

Tonight's TV Hot List: Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009

More to Love
9/8c Fox
Melissa's first "real" date turned out to be her last one with Luke, and with potty-mouthed Lauren getting the boot as well, our hefty hunk is now down to his "sexy six." This installment features a day at the beach, plus some dancing and (this being a reality contest) plenty of wine drinking, but the ring ceremony that follows won't exactly be a day at the beach for two of the gals. The promo seems to be promising agita involving Mandy, Kristian and Tali, but we shall see.

Readon on for previews of Warehouse 13, Rescue Me, The Cleaner and Nova scienceNow. read more

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Season 2, Episode 13
William must help an old friend, who chooses heroin and speed over his wife and two kids,...
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Season 2, Episode 12
A former client of William's calls on him to save his drug-addicted girlfriend, who also...
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Premiered: July 15, 2008, on A&E
Rating: TV-14
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Premise: A recovering addict-turned-interventionist leads a team in missions to help other addicts.



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