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 3 Worst Block

First Aired: October 21, 2000

Mannion meets resistance when he tries to clean up the most crime-riddled block in the city. To make matters worse, Temple is accused of pushing a drug dealer in front of a car. Also, Ella is shaken when a woman comes forward claiming to be Ricky's aunt. Mayor: John Amos. Ella: Lynne Thigpen. Mannion: Craig T. Nelson.

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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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