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Lucky 

TV-14 | | Comedy, Drama | TV Series (2003)
A dark comedy dealing with the lives and addictions of compulsive gamblers set in Downtown Las Vegas.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
John Corbett ...  Michael 'Lucky' Linkletter 13 episodes, 2003
Billy Gardell ...  Vincent Sticcarelli / ... 13 episodes, 2003
Craig Robinson ...  Buddy LeGendre / ... 13 episodes, 2003
Ever Carradine ...  Theresa 10 episodes, 2003
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Lucky is a comedic romp through gambling and addiction starring "Sex and The City's" John Corbett. Corbett plays a compulsive gambler, Michael "Lucky" Linkletter, who is trying to regain his life after losing a million dollars and his wife. Written by Joey Pluggz

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The odds keep getting odder.

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Comedy | Drama

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TV-14

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 April 2003 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

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Stereo

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Due to his commitment to the show, John Corbett had to decline to reprise his role as Ian Miller in the My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) spin-off, My Big Fat Greek Life (2003). See more »

Quotes

Reporter: Mr. Linkletter, what are you going to do with all your winnings?
Michael 'Lucky' Linkletter: Lose it.
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User Reviews

Great new show, wish it was an hour instead of only 30 minutes.
22 April 2003 | by damoeSee all my reviews

This show is definitely unique and ORIGINAL. It has taken the timeslot that was previously reserved for "The Shield", which was a show I watched religiously since it first came out. I expected to be disappointed by the comparison of the quality between the two shows but the truth is, there is no comparison. They are two completely different types of tv show. FX has really come through once again with "Lucky" with complete originality and believability of the characters. This is what tv shows need today. I find that I cant wait until the next episode and have watched the re-runs almost every time they have aired which is something I have NEVER done with any tv show in all my years of life. This show has enabled me to enjoy watching television once again! Great Job!!


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