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Anita W. Addison in Brilliant But Cancelled: EZ Streets

Brilliant But Cancelled: EZ Streets

1996 NR

Created by Oscar-winning screenwriter Paul Haggis, this critically lauded TV drama follows the disparate but interconnected lives of a ruthless mob boss (Joe Pantoliano), a hardworking detective (Ken Olin) and a struggling ex-con (Jason Gedrick). Haggis and company produced only a handful of episodes before the innovative series -- which featured intricate scripts and complex characterizations -- got the ax.