History Series / TheCatch

16th May '17 6:59:00 AM littlewings
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* FakeGuestStar: ''Every'' recurring character was this, even important ones such as Alice Vaughan's brother and Felicity.

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* FakeGuestStar: ''Every'' recurring character Gina Torres as Justine Diaz in season two. She appeared in every episode, but was this, even important ones such always credited as Alice Vaughan's brother and Felicity.a guest star.
15th May '17 12:06:40 PM Merseyuser1
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* BunnyEarsLawyer: All of the members of the Kensington family are this as they're an oddball collection of LondonGangster con artists as well as killers. [[spoiler: It even applies to Ben and Margot's fifteen year old daughter Tessa.]]

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* BunnyEarsLawyer: All of the members of the Kensington family are this as they're an oddball collection of LondonGangster con artists as well as killers. [[spoiler: It even applies to Ben and Margot's fifteen year old daughter Tessa.]]]].


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* FakeGuestStar: ''Every'' recurring character was this, even important ones such as Alice Vaughan's brother and Felicity.
13th May '17 10:58:32 AM SparkyYoungUpstart
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It has also [[HollywoodHypeMachine been very popular]], to the extent people wanted to know more about the show.

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It has also [[HollywoodHypeMachine been very popular]], to the extent people wanted to know more about the show.
show. In spite of this it was cancelled after its second season in 2017.
7th May '17 9:38:35 AM littlewings
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** Reggie is also bisexual as he repeatedly oogles the other men of the show.

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** Reggie Rhys is also bisexual as he repeatedly oogles the other men of the show.



** Subverted again when Reggie and Margot end up joining the heroes.

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** Subverted again when Reggie Rhys and Margot end up joining the heroes.



* FriendlyEnemy: Margot and Reggie keep this status until they just become friendly period.

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* FriendlyEnemy: Margot and Reggie Rhys keep this status until they just become friendly period.



* HeelFaceTurn: Both Reggie and Margot go from being the show's BigBadEnsemble to co-stars on the heroes' side. This is, according to WordOfGod, in no small part due to John Simms and Sonya Walger's fan favorite status.

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* HeelFaceTurn: Both Reggie Rhys and Margot go from being the show's BigBadEnsemble to co-stars on the heroes' side. This is, according to WordOfGod, in no small part due to John Simms and Sonya Walger's fan favorite status.



* {{Retcon}}: Felicity [[spoiler: is revealed to be alive after being shot in the heart. This is believed by many to roll back Reggie's MoralEventHorizon from Season 1.]]

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* {{Retcon}}: Felicity [[spoiler: is revealed to be alive after being shot in the heart. This is believed by many to roll back Reggie's Rhys's MoralEventHorizon from Season 1.]]
5th May '17 10:51:38 PM CharlesPhipps
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* XmeetsY: ''Series/GreysAnatomy'' meets ''Series/BurnNotice''

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* XmeetsY: XMeetsY: ''Series/GreysAnatomy'' meets ''Series/BurnNotice''
5th May '17 10:51:24 PM CharlesPhipps
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* TheTheTitle: Like ''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'', ''every'' episode begins with "The", even the pilot episode.

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* TheTheTitle: Like ''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'', ''every'' episode begins with "The", even the pilot episode.episode.
* XmeetsY: ''Series/GreysAnatomy'' meets ''Series/BurnNotice''
5th May '17 10:50:39 PM CharlesPhipps
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** Averted as it turns out it was more Margot's UnreliableNarrator status as her mother took over after just fine. Given she turned out to have been a ''teenager'' at the time she left, it's also clear she may have had a bit of an entitlement issue. [[spoiler: An issue mirrored by her daughter when she tries to take over at age fifteen.]]
5th May '17 10:48:53 PM CharlesPhipps
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** Margot becomes this in Season 2.



** Reggie is also bisexual as he repeatedly oogles the other men of the show.



** Subverted again when Reggie and Margot end up joining the heroes.



** Switches around as the villains shift to becoming {{Antihero}} characters while the heroes remain good.
* BunnyEarsLawyer: All of the members of the Kensington family are this as they're an oddball collection of LondonGangster con artists as well as killers. [[spoiler: It even applies to Ben and Margot's fifteen year old daughter Tessa.]]



* FilleFatale: Tessa is a fifteen year old girl who ticks all these boxes. [[spoiler: Because she's Margot and Ben's daughter.]]
* FriendlyEnemy: Margot and Reggie keep this status until they just become friendly period.



* HeelFaceTurn: Both Reggie and Margot go from being the show's BigBadEnsemble to co-stars on the heroes' side. This is, according to WordOfGod, in no small part due to John Simms and Sonya Walger's fan favorite status.



* HollywoodHypeMachine: The show gets a lot of hype, even being billed the "next ''GameOfThrones''".

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* HollywoodHypeMachine: The show gets a lot of hype, even being billed the "next ''GameOfThrones''". Proved to be premature but the show has since settled into a comfortable status as possibly the next ''{{Moonlighting}}''.


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** Heavily subverted after the {{Retool}} for the second season where the story goes from being a crime drama to a much more comedic {{Dramedy}}. TropesAreNotBad turns out to be this case, however, as both critics as well as audiences agree the show has improved as a result.


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* {{Retcon}}: Felicity [[spoiler: is revealed to be alive after being shot in the heart. This is believed by many to roll back Reggie's MoralEventHorizon from Season 1.]]
* {{Retool}}: Goes from being a ''Series/HowToGetAwayWithMurder'' crime drama to being a DenserAndWackier show about con artists and private detectives teaming up against bad guys in Season 2.
21st Mar '17 10:22:20 PM littlewings
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* AlternateContinuity: It's part of [[TheVerse the same continuity]] as ''Series/GreysAnatomy'' but ''Series/Scandal'' and ''Series/HowToGetAwayWithMurder'' remain in their own separate Shondaland universes.
19th Mar '17 4:15:49 AM Merseyuser1
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It has also [[HollywoodHypeMachine been very popular]], to the extent people wanted to know what the show was, so much so it began pushing shows such as ''Series/TheWalkingDead'' and ''Series/GameOfThrones'' [[DeaderThanDisco out of the limelight and becoming less popular]].

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It has also [[HollywoodHypeMachine been very popular]], to the extent people wanted to know what more about the show was, so much so it began pushing shows such as ''Series/TheWalkingDead'' and ''Series/GameOfThrones'' [[DeaderThanDisco out of the limelight and becoming less popular]].
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* AlternateContinuity: Whilst it's in the Shondaland TheVerse and SharedUniverse, it's unclear as to whether it's in its own continuity or not.

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* AlternateContinuity: Whilst it's in It's part of [[TheVerse the same continuity]] as ''Series/GreysAnatomy'' but ''Series/Scandal'' and ''Series/HowToGetAwayWithMurder'' remain in their own separate Shondaland TheVerse and SharedUniverse, it's unclear as to whether it's in its own continuity or not. universes.



* MsFanservice: Aside from the protagonist, Alice Vaughan, [[CaptainObvious obviously]], Margot, Princess Zara Al-Salim, Holly, Rita and Robin all count as this, although only the first three get any CharacterDevelopment; the other two are minor characters/



** TheCaper: Another plot each week usually focuses on a con being run by [[spoiler:Benjamin]] and Margot.

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** TheCaper: Another plot each week usually focuses on a con being run by [[spoiler:Benjamin]] and Margot.Margot.
* TheTheTitle: Like ''WesternAnimation/TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'', ''every'' episode begins with "The", even the pilot episode.
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