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The Shield

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Police Procedural
Broadcast on: SABC3, Sony Channel, actionX, M-Net Action, ShowMax

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Seasons

Season 5

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
FX 10 Jan 2006 21 Mar 2006 Tuesdays, 22h00 - 23h00 11
actionX 18 Sep 2006 27 Nov 2006 Mondays, 20h00 - 21h00 11
Sony Channel 04 Mar 2010 13 May 2010 Thursdays, 21h20 - 22h10 11


Season 5

The series follows Detective Vic Mackey and his elite strike force, located within an inner-city Los Angeles police precinct. The team is tough, sometime brutal and for the most part effective.

But it's never that simple. Their methods are questionable and their motives are often corrupt.

Mackey faces a difficult time at home and struggles to balance his professional and personal lives. The precinct captain, Aceveda, is uneasy about the strike team yet uses them to further his political ambitions.

Add to these characters a temperemental and volatile young team of detectives and the resulting clashes are not always just with the criminals.

In the Season 5 premiere: frustrated with his informant’s inability to get anything on tape, Kavanaugh (Forest Whitaker) plants a listening device inside the Strike Team’s clubhouse, hoping to ambush Vic (Michael Chiklis).

Meanwhile, an illegal immigrant helps lead Dutch (Jay Karnes) to the body of a murder victim.

The Shield creator Shawn Ryan and Scott Brazil are executive producers, with Glen Mazzara and Charles H. Eglee serving as Co-Executive Producers. The Shield is produced by Fox Television Studios in association with Sony Pictures Television.


Season 5 Cast

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Vic Mackey

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Danni Sofer

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Shane Vendrell

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Julien Lowe

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Curtis Lemansky

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Holland Wagenbach

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David Aceveda

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Claudette Wyms

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Corrine Mackey

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Ronnie Gardocki

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Tina Hanlon

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Steve Billings

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Kern Little

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Antwon Mitchell

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Halpern White

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Kleavon Gardner

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Art Gadway

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Detective Paul Reyes

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Guardo

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Lt. Jon Kavanaugh

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Mikula Popovich

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Rebecca Doyle

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Rubin

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Sadie

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Tori Burke

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Wendell

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Mariano


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