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My Own Worst Enemy 

Henry Spivey, an efficiency expert, lives a typical suburban life, right down to the wife, two kids, dog, and minivan. In contrast, Edward Albright is a lethal, multilingual operative. It ... See full summary »


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Series cast summary:
Christian Slater ...  Edward Albright / ... 9 episodes, 2008
Mike O'Malley ...  Raymond Carter / ... 9 episodes, 2008
Saffron Burrows ...  Dr. Norah Skinner 9 episodes, 2008
Mädchen Amick ...  Angelica 'Angie' Spivey 9 episodes, 2008
Alfre Woodard ...  Mavis Heller / ... 9 episodes, 2008
Omid Abtahi ...  Tony Nazari 9 episodes, 2008
Taylor Lautner ...  Jack Spivey 7 episodes, 2008
Bella Thorne ...  Ruthy Spivey 6 episodes, 2008
James Cromwell ...  Alistair Trumbull 6 episodes, 2008
Mindy Sterling ...  Arlene Scott 5 episodes, 2008
Missy Yager ...  Mary Grady 5 episodes, 2008
Rade Serbedzija ...  Yuri Volkalov 2 episodes, 2008
Eugenia Yuan ...  Theresa Chu 2 episodes, 2008
Louis Giambalvo ...  Proctor / ... 2 episodes, 2008
Delaina Mitchell ...  Henry's Mom / ... 2 episodes, 2008
Brent McGregor ...  Tom Grady Jr. 2 episodes, 2008


Henry Spivey, an efficiency expert, lives a typical suburban life, right down to the wife, two kids, dog, and minivan. In contrast, Edward Albright is a lethal, multilingual operative. It would seem the two men have nothing in common -- except for the fact that they inhabit the same body. When each personality finds himself out of his element, things go awry. Written by Anonymous

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One man. Two very different lives.


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September 2008 (USA) See more »

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Elsőszámú ellenségem See more »

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Christian Slater would later star in the television series "Mr. Robot", which deals with a similar concept regarding identity. See more »


Referenced in Séries express: Episode #1.4 (2008) See more »

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Has some potential, but some episodes leading to fatal mistakes
11 November 2008 | by judywalker2See all my reviews

I like Christian Slater and I think he does very, very well portraying both Edward and Henry. The whole premise is very interesting and the first few episodes peaked my interest as to where they would be taking this. Then they made a fatal error and allow Tom to be too visible and then the very fatal error of involving his wife. It was one thing to have Henry/Edward's wife involved, she at least is an essential character. But to involve Tom's wife well who cares! So now I don't know what to do about this show. Like Journeyman, of which I was a big fan, I wish the writers would do a better job and I wish the networks would give the shows a fighting chance by insisting on tight scripts. But I know it's all about the money and low rating means no money so good and potentially good shows are canceled. I fear the same thing will happen here if the writing and the ratings don't pick up.

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