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Shannon's Deal (1990–1991)

TV Series60 min.Drama
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AWARDS
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 2 nominations See all »
SUMMARY
Once a successful corporate lawyer at a prestigious Philadelphia law firm, Jack Shannon lost his marriage and his job, due in part to a compulsive gambling habit. While Shannon maintains a good relationship with his daughter, his professional career has hit rock bottom. He becomes a general practioner of law, gaining a loyal secretary in Lucy Acosta when he manages to free her boyfriend from jail. Shannon also gains an unlikely investigator in Wilmer Slade, a verbose enforcer for one of the many loan sharks to whom Jack is in debt. Although he has sworn off gambling, Shannon continues to use his skill as a cardplayer to help him work out his cases, and he always tries to work out deals for his clients without having to go to court. Written By Mark Limvere-Robinson  Less
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2 | 1 See all »
YEAR
1991 | 1990 See all »

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