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 8 The Jackal

First Aired: November 25, 2000

The city is terrorized by a criminal (Jack Noseworthy) who stalks elderly people, empties their bank accounts and then kills them; the Mayor comes clean about his sordid past; Ella is asked out on a date, but she's not sure if she should accept. Graham: John Finnegan. Donner: William Converse-Roberts. Hardin: William O'Leary. Favreau: Willie C. Carpenter. Poo Kim: Joanna Bacalso. Stanley: Jeff Corey. Ella: Lynne Thigpen. Mayor: John Amos. 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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