The District

A tough Washington, D.C., police chief struggles to shape up the demoralized department and reduce crime. `Mannion is an equal-opportunity abuser,' said the actor who played him, Craig T. Nelson. `As long as you're doing and implementing what he feels is correct, then you're on his team. The minute there is any kind of disallegiance or betrayal or ineff (more…)

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Season 1, Episode 10 The Santa Wars

First Aired: December 16, 2000

An anonymous phone caller, who claims Mannion mistreated him in the past, threatens the chief's life; a truckload of hot Christmas merchandise is stolen; two groups of warring Santas fight over the best corners to collect charitable contributions; a high-ranking senator is arrested for drunken driving. Reggie: Kevin Ramsey. Crawford: Ray Baker. Eddie: Richard Libertini. Polder: David Wohl. Mannion: Craig T. Nelson. Noland: Roger Aaron Brown. Nick: Justin Theroux.

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  • Premiered: October 7, 2000
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A tough Washington, D.C., police chief struggles to shape up the demoralized department and reduce crime. `Mannion is an equal-opportunity abuser,' said the actor who played him, Craig T. Nelson. `As long as you're doing and implementing what he feels is c… (more)

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