Rollie Tyler, a special effects expert, helps his detective friend solve crimes by making criminals see what they want to see. But what is real and what is illusion?
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 Roland 'Rollie' Tyler (39 episodes, 1996-1998)
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 Angela 'Angie' Ramirez (39 episodes, 1996-1998)
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 Captain Marvin Van Duran (39 episodes, 1996-1998)
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 Detective Francis Gatti (39 episodes, 1996-1998)
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 Detective Leo McCarthy (22 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 Colleen O'Malley (22 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 Lucinda Scott (22 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 Detective Mira Sanchez (18 episodes, 1997-1998)
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Rollie Tyler, a special effects expert, helps his detective friend solve crimes by making criminals see what they want to see. But what is real and what is illusion?

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Carrie-Anne Moss who stars in the first season as Lucinda Scott, and Cameron Daddo were also regular cast members on another show called Models Inc. (1994). See more »

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Follows F/X2 (1991) See more »

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F-A-N-T-A-S-T-I-C show!
14 December 1998 | by (Seattle, WA, USA) – See all my reviews

Based of the movies of the same name (and characters) the series took F/X to a whole new level... and a whole new reality. It got you inside "the business", inside the characters' heads, inside their lives. It was a spectacular show.

F/X: The Series was one of the few shows in the past... 10 years or so that I watched religiously. It was a smart blend of action, adventure, intrigue, crime, mystery, romance, and whatever else you want to name to add in.

As I write this, I'm wondering what's the point to it? The show was cancelled after its second season (I can't imagine why?!--unless it had something to do with its impossible to locate and/or watch timeslots). F/X will probably always remain one of my favorite series.


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