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Banshee 

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An ex-con assumes the identity of a murdered sheriff in the small town of Banshee, Pennsylvania, where he has some unfinished business.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Antony Starr ...  Lucas Hood 38 episodes, 2013-2016
Ivana Milicevic ...  Carrie Hopewell / ... 38 episodes, 2013-2016
Ulrich Thomsen ...  Kai Proctor 38 episodes, 2013-2016
Frankie Faison ...  Sugar Bates 38 episodes, 2013-2016
Matt Servitto ...  Deputy Brock Lotus / ... 38 episodes, 2013-2016
Hoon Lee ...  Job 38 episodes, 2013-2016
Ryann Shane ...  Deva Hopewell 38 episodes, 2013-2016
Lili Simmons ...  Rebecca Bowman 38 episodes, 2013-2016
Matthew Rauch ...  Clay Burton 33 episodes, 2013-2016
Rus Blackwell ...  Gordon Hopewell 32 episodes, 2013-2016
Trieste Kelly Dunn ...  Deputy Siobhan Kelly 34 episodes, 2013-2016
Demetrius Grosse ...  Deputy Emmett Yawners 22 episodes, 2013-2016
Ben Cross ...  Mr. Rabbit 21 episodes, 2013-2015
Anthony Ruivivar ...  Alex Longshadow 18 episodes, 2013-2015
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Storyline

Lucas Hood, an ex-con and master thief, assumes the identity of a murdered sheriff where he continues his criminal activities. His past seems to haunt him by those he betrayed years earlier. This ex-con imposes his own brand of justice where violence erupts at every turn in the not so quiet Amish town of Banshee, Pennsylvania. Written by megcak555

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It only ends one way. (Season 4) See more »


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16 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 January 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Banshee: La città del male See more »

Filming Locations:

Charlotte, North Carolina, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Despite having several sex scenes, Antony Starr (Lucas Hood) is a self proclaimed "prude". See more »

Goofs

The USMC Marines from Camp Genoa are seen in town in their digital (deployment) uniforms. Marines cannot wear those off base other than being in actual field training or combat. For the bar and town scenes, they would be in some combination of the Alpha or Bravo uniform, the dress green blouse and trousers with the Khaki shirt and tie. Or at more formal events, in their blues. See more »

Quotes

Sugar Bates: [looking at three dead bodies, & a recently released ex-convict, in his bar] It's what you call in the bible "a clusterfuck of epic proportions"
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Crazy Credits

During the first season, the opening credits show a safe being unlocked. The numbers shown are 42-15-68, and these numbers have meaning. 42 is the amount of deaths that occur during the first season, 15 is the number of years Hood spent in prison, and 68 is a reference to Revelations 6:8 which was spoken by Kai Proctor in episode 1.7, 'Behold a Pale Rider'. See more »

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3 December 2014 | by fearthewordSee all my reviews

IMDb needs a review, this show is excellent.

I apparently require ten lines...

The initial storyline of this show makes you wonder where it can possibly go, but as soon as you are a few episodes in the characters really flourish.

The web of lies that has ensnared all involved is truly entertaining.

Lots of good, aggressive sex.

Some really well choreographed violence, mixed with sex sometimes... Very well done.

The first season left me really, really wanting more.

Ukrainian gangsters, always a great dynamic.

This is a show I fear could get better and better but may fall victim to a lack of overall interest and get cancelled.

I recommend you watch the entire first season and then start telling people about it.

Is that enough?

Are you intrigued?

There, reviewed.


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