Rake (2014 TV series)

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Rake
GenreComedy
Legal Drama
Created byPeter Duncan
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)
Camera setupMulti-camera
Production company(s)Fedora Entertainment
Essential Media & Entertainment Pty Ltd.
Sony Pictures Television
Broadcast
Original channelFox
Chronology
Related showsBased on the Australian series Rake
 
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Rake
GenreComedy
Legal Drama
Created byPeter Duncan
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Greg Kinnear
  • Peter Duncan
  • Peter Tolan
  • Michael Wimer
  • Richard Roxburgh
  • Ian Collie
Camera setupMulti-camera
Production company(s)Fedora Entertainment
Essential Media & Entertainment Pty Ltd.
Sony Pictures Television
Broadcast
Original channelFox
Chronology
Related showsBased on the Australian series Rake

Rake is an upcoming American comedy-drama due to be broadcast as part of the 2013–14 United States network television schedule on Fox as a late fall/mid-season entry on Thursday nights. The series is an adaptation of the Australian series of the same name that was created by Peter Duncan, who will also serve as creator and producer with Greg Kinnear, Peter Tolan, Michael Wimer, Richard Roxburgh (who also stars in the Australian version), and Ian Collie on this version for Fedora Entertainment, Essential Media & Entertainment Pty Ltd. and Sony Pictures Television. On May 8, 2013, the series was added to the network's 2013–14 schedule.[1][2]

It will premiere on January 23, 2014.[3]

Premise[edit]

The series follows Keegan Deane, a criminal defense lawyer whose personal problems have lead him to self-destructive behavior that has him battling wits with everyone around him, including his ex-wife, the judges, the assistant district attorney, his bookie, and even the IRS.

Cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Goldberg, Lesley; Rose, Lacey (May 8, 2013). "Fox Drama Series Orders: 'Sleepy Hollow,' 'Rake,' 'Gang Related,' 'Almost Human'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved May 12, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Charm wins over as Rake remake secures slot at Fox" from The Age (Melbourne, Australia) (May 12, 2013)
  3. ^ "Listings for Rake". The Futon Critic. Retrieved December 20, 2013. 

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