TV Series | | Drama
Once a successful corporate lawyer at a prestigious Philadelphia law firm, Jack Shannon lost his marriage and his job, due in part to a compulsive gambling habit. While Shannon maintains a ... See full summary »
Writer and Director John Sayles wrote the teleplay for the pilot, and directed one of the episodes. He also has a cameo role in the premiere episode "Words to Music", as a jealous boyfriend who gets into a confrontation with Jack Shannon.
Let me put it to you this way: You're a good father, you're a good lawyer, and if you paid me on a regular basis, you'd be a good boss.
Jack Shannon: Wouldn't want to be perfect.