The Closer

A strong, quirky woman leads an elite Los Angeles crime unit that tackles high-profile cases. Originally from Atlanta, the junk-food-loving Southern belle is a CIA-trained interrogator who's an expert at obtaining confessions that lead to convictions. From the creative team behind 'Nip/Tuck.'

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Tue Feb 19 8:00am
Hostile Witness(Season 7, Episode 16) LIFE

The seventh and final season resumes with Brenda tangling with her nemesis, lawyer and suspected rapist-murderer Philip Stroh. Brenda pulls a shock-and-awe courtroom maneuver that may jeopardize an entire case, putting her at odds with the new D.A.

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Tue Feb 19 9:00am
Fool's Gold(Season 7, Episode 17) LIFE

Provenza tries to help his ex-wife locate her wedding ring, but he stumbles into red-faced fumbles that include a robbery, an evidence-destroying canine and a frenetic appraiser.

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Tue Feb 19 10:00am
Drug Fiend(Season 7, Episode 18) LIFE

Brenda investigates after a popular cancer doctor is savagely killed and his drug supply is stolen. Meanwhile, a new assignment causes Brenda to question Raydor's loyalty to Pope; and a game-changing development involves Gabriel.

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Wed Feb 20 8:00am
Last Rites(Season 7, Episode 19) LIFE

The squad investigates the slaying of a priest, stirring up friction with the Catholic Church and causing Brenda and Pope to clash. Elsewhere, Brenda's parents arrive as her father continues his cancer treatments.

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Wed Feb 20 9:00am
Armed Response(Season 7, Episode 20) LIFE

The investigative focus is on a young couple after a decorated veteran is found dead. Brenda snoops, but her investigation is hampered by a meddling D.A.'s office. Elsewhere, Raydor and Pope inch closer to finding the leak in the department.

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Wed Feb 20 10:00am
The Last Word(Season 7, Episode 21) LIFE

In the series finale, Brenda leads an investigation that she thinks will finally bring nemesis Philip Stroh to justice, but her obsession with him soon puts her career—and her life—in jeopardy.

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Thu Feb 21 8:00am
Pilot(Season 1, Episode 1) LIFE

Quirky but strong Atlantan Brenda Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick), newly relocated to Los Angeles to head the elite Priority Murder Squad, investigates a murder at a computer exec's home. Allison Smith and John Rubinstein guest star. J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds.

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Thu Feb 21 9:00am
About Face(Season 1, Episode 2) LIFE

Brenda investigates the murder of a film star's wife, a model who was killed by nicotine poisoning. Also: Brenda acclimates herself to Los Angeles and accepts a dinner invitation from Fritz (Jon Tenney). Brad Rowe and Helen Tucker guest star.

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Thu Feb 21 10:00am
The Big Picture(Season 1, Episode 3) LIFE

Brenda investigates the murder of a Russian prostitute, whose clientele includes famous people. In other events, Brenda mulls over her ambiguous relationship with Fritz.

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Fri Feb 22 8:00am
Show Yourself(Season 1, Episode 4) LIFE

Brenda tangles with a manipulative retired Marine colonel (Richard Roundtree) while on the hunt for a sniper who's targeting Los Angeles gang members. Kyra Sedgwick, Jon Tenney.

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Fri Feb 22 9:00am
Flashpoint(Season 1, Episode 5) LIFE

Brenda's past comes back to haunt her when she investigates the murder of a prominent psychiatrist. Consumed by the case, she unknowingly breaks off a date with Fritz.

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Fri Feb 22 10:00am
Fantasy Date(Season 1, Episode 6) LIFE

Brenda investigates when the daughter of a congresswoman (Meredith Baxter) is murdered and suspects that the crime is connected to an Internet personal ad. Later, Brenda is marked for death.

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Fri Feb 22 11:00am
You Are Here(Season 1, Episode 7) LIFE

Brenda investigates the execution-style slaying of a prominent judge, but the case becomes more complex when the judge's autistic son emerges as the only witness to the crime. Meanwhile, Brenda's budding relationship with Fritz remains undefined. Kyra Sedg (more…)

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Mon Feb 25 8:00am
Batter Up(Season 1, Episode 8) LIFE

Squad tensions escalate when Brenda investigates a spate of hate crimes, which culminate in the beating death of a gay man. On a personal note, Brenda continues to date Fritz and encounters an acutely infatuated morgue attendant. Kyra Sedgwick, Jon Tenney (more…)

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Mon Feb 25 9:00am
Good Housekeeping(Season 1, Episode 9) LIFE

False leads, a tragic twist and a trip to Mexico mark Brenda's investigation of the murder of an immigrant girl, the daughter of a maid in an opulent Los Angeles home. Kyra Sedgwick.

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Mon Feb 25 10:00am
The Butler Did It(Season 1, Episode 10) LIFE

A wealthy old man, newly married to a young stripper, is found dead---and the butler is the main suspect. Meanwhile, Brenda's co-workers continue to disrespect her authority. Kyra Sedgwick.

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Tue Feb 26 8:00am
L.A. Woman(Season 1, Episode 11) LIFE

Brenda and her team investigate the murder of an Iranian businessman. When it's discovered the victim was on a terrorist watch list, the FBI muscles in on Brenda's case. Kyra Sedgwick, Jon Tenney.

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Tue Feb 26 9:00am
Fatal Retraction(Season 1, Episode 12) LIFE

A death-row inmate is released from jail when the corpse of one of the women he allegedly burned to death shows up in the morgue. Elsewhere, Taylor continues to make an issue of Brenda's rank.

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Tue Feb 26 10:00am
Standards & Practices(Season 1, Episode 13) LIFE

Brenda and her team investigate the murder of an esteemed Hollywood producer. Meanwhile, Brenda is charged with “conduct unbecoming.”

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Wed Feb 27 8:00am
Blue Blood(Season 2, Episode 1) LIFE

Brenda investigates the slaying of a detective and the drug dealer he was investigating, both of whom were found dead in an abandoned L.A. warehouse. Meanwhile, Brenda's undefined relationship with Fritz blossoms when they discuss living together.

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Wed Feb 27 9:00am
Mom Duty(Season 2, Episode 2) LIFE

Brenda's fastidious and conservative mother (Frances Sternhagen) arrives from Atlanta, disrupting Fritz's plans to move in with Brenda. Meanwhile, Brenda investigates the mysterious death of a female juror in the trial of an Armenian mob kingpin.

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Wed Feb 27 10:00am
Slippin'(Season 2, Episode 3) LIFE

Brenda digs up clues to the apparent gang-related slaying of three youths---one of whom has a personal connection to Taylor. On the personal front, Brenda's mother (Frances Sternhagen) continues to complicate Brenda's life during her stay in Los Angeles.

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Thu Feb 28 8:00am
Aftertaste(Season 2, Episode 4) LIFE

Brenda cooks up an investigation when a woman is found murdered at a ritzy Los Angeles eatery. Surfacing as the prime suspects are an unsavory investor and a driven chef. Meanwhile, Brenda deals with a scary milestone---her 40th birthday.

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Thu Feb 28 9:00am
To Protect and to Serve(Season 2, Episode 5) LIFE

Provenza and Flynn discover a corpse in Provenza's garage as they prepare to leave for a Dodgers baseball game; and the investigation is thrown a curve when the body vanishes, leading to a potential negligence case.

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