The Shield (2002–2008)

TV Series   |  TV-MA   |    |  Crime, Drama, Thriller

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Follows the lives and cases of a dirty Los Angeles Police Department cop and the unit under his command.




  • Benito Martinez at an event for The Shield (2002)
  • Franka Potente in The Shield (2002)
  • Michael Chiklis in The Shield (2002)
  • Walton Goggins in The Shield (2002)
  • Forest Whitaker and Shaun Toub at an event for The Shield (2002)
  • Michael Jace in The Shield (2002)

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Shawn Ryan

Did You Know?


According to Michael Chiklis, Jay Karnes had difficulty believing Dutch would be afraid of fighting Vic due to his size advantage. Karnes is 6'2" while Chiklis is 5'8". They debated for a while until Chiklis convinced Karnes that Dutch was afraid of Vic's violent temper.


Holland Wagenbach: Why does everyone like that asshole so much?


Plot Summary


Crime | Drama | Thriller

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