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Pete and Nick must bend the rules while defending a young man charged with murder.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x1
Airdate: Wednesday September 22nd, 2010

Alternate Airdates:

Russia Jan 28, 2011
UK (FOX) Apr 08, 2011

  • Currently 8.4/10
8.4/10 (23 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
Cole Jensen
As Sammy
Michael Adler
As Dr. Pitts
Natalie Zea
As Meredith
Teddy Sears
As Ada Cole
Gizza Elizonda
As Ana Mendez
Stephen Root
As Judge Taylor

Co-Guest Stars
Ashley Bates
As Cocktail Server (uncredited)
Frank Sinatra, Jr.
As Frank Sinatra, Jr.
Max Adler
As Robert
Nate Reese
As Deputy Jerry
Main Cast
Jerry O'Connell
As Pete Kaczmarek
Jim Belushi
As Nick Morelli
Tanya Fischer
As Sophie
Jurnee Smollett
As Lisa Tyler


The scene opens with Pete and a woman in a motel and they kiss. She is a flight attendant and she leaves. Pete arrives at the office and meets Lisa Tyler outside. He walks with her inside and Meredith comes in. Pete introduces Lisa to Meredith. But, Meredith is less than polite and says that Lisa is not going to be able to lap dance her way through the court case. Pete tells her not to worry about Meredith and that she has a simple case. They walk into the courtroom and Raymond is on trial. He leaves Lisa by herself and tells that it is just an arraignment and the plea is not guilty. Pete tells that he has to go. Pete meets Nick, his law partner, and Nick shows pictures of his wife, Jessica, and another man. Pete tells that he can’t have her followed. He tells that he better stop or he will put a restraining order on him. Suddenly Pete gets a call from Sophie. Pete tells Nick that Dan Shepherd needs them. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorKevin Kennedy (4)  |  Niels Mueller
Executive ProducerDavis Guggenheim  |  Niels Mueller  |  Kevin Kennedy (4)
Co-Executive ProducerLewis Abel
Production DesignerBill Eigenbrodt
EditorFarrel Jane Levy
Director of PhotographyChecco Varese
Warning: The Defenders season 1 episode 1 guide may contain spoilers
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