The Defenders: Taking the First

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An original production from the Showtime cable network, this feature is based on a well-regarded television series chronicling the lives of a family of lawyers. This episode centers on a heinous hate crime. The four chief suspects are jailed and promptly begin ratting on each other.


Beau Bridges
as Don Preston
Martha Plimpton
as M.J. Preston
Philip Casnoff
as John Walker
Jeremy London
as Wyman James
Jordan Bridges
as Mike Varnes
Diego Fuentes
as Bayo Roridguez
Chris Wiggins
as Elliot James
Mimi Kuzyk
as Camille Preston
Camilla Scott
as Liz Carter
Irene Lopez Kuchilan
as Mrs. Rodriguez
Marilo Nunez
as Rosalie Rodriguez
Nancy Palk
as Judge Lacey
Lili Francks
as Alice Rawls
Robert Bockstael
as Karl Munroe
Bernard Behrens
as Milton Lewis
Christopher Redman
as Steven Preston
J. Winston Carroll
as Judge Karnes
Sugith Varughese
as Dr. Caster
Deborah Pollitt
as Rally Woman
J.T. Evans
as Cedric
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