Articles for The Firm Season 1

From novel to movie to TV series, The Firm has had many incarnations. This time, NBC has picked it up as its latest legal drama and has cast actor Josh Lucas as the lead. Based on John Grisham‘s acclaimed 1991 novel, The Firm stars Lucas as Attorney Mitchell McDeere, who rose to fame in his youth for overthrowing a Chicago mob posing as the prestigious law firm called Bendini, Lambert & Locke. Since then, he has stayed in the Federal Witness Protection program and continued his difficult journey, which is what the series focuses on. Read more »
Following the events of John Grisham‘s 1991 novel and the 1993 film starring Tom Cruise, NBC‘s upcoming series The Firm kicks off with a new life. It still revolves around lawyer Mitch McDeere, known for bringing down the Memphis law firm involved with the Chicago mob. But this time, he‘s moved on. Or rather, he‘s trying to.Video: John Grisham Discusses The FirmOn The Firm season 1, the McDeeres hope to make a new beginning as they emerge from the Federal Witness Protection Program. It‘s been ten years. Are they still in danger?With the unforgiving mob perpetually on their tail, the only answer to that is: yes.   Read more »
This is my viewpoint, from the far end of the couch...talking about the joys of comedy with improv star Jonathan Mangum, why I want Josh Lucas back on TV after the failure of The Firm, and that I want to hug Shawn Ryan right now.  Read more »

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