History Series / Wiseguy

6th Jan '17 12:20:40 AM Morgenthaler
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''This page is about the show. If you were redirect here from a link referring to a member of the mob, see TheMafia.''

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''This page is about the show. If you were redirect redirected here from a link referring to a member of the mob, see TheMafia.''
6th Jan '17 12:20:28 AM Morgenthaler
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''This page is about the show. If you were redirect here from a link referring to a member of the mob, see TheMafia.''
6th Jan '17 12:19:06 AM Morgenthaler
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* IncrediblyLamePun: After loan shark Johnny "Coke Bottles" (for his thick glasses) is DrivenToSuicide, the next day's headline reads "Bottles Cashes In"
24th Aug '16 4:12:48 AM JackG
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* HighVoltageDeath: Sonny kills himself this way, rather than face prison.
27th Mar '16 7:24:08 AM JackG
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* ConfessInConfidence: Vinnie's brother Pete, a Catholic priest, is the only one with whom he can break his cover because of the seal of the confessional. [[spoiler: Later Vinnie is able to bring his mother in as well.]]

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* ConfessInConfidence: Vinnie's brother Pete, a Catholic priest, is the only one with whom he can break his cover because of the seal of the confessional. [[spoiler: Later Vinnie is able to bring his mother in as well.]]]] The priest-hears-of-an-impending-murder plot also gets used.
18th Feb '16 8:31:15 AM RaiderDuck
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* EmptyCopThreat: During the Sonny Steelgrave arc, [=McPike=] is the recipient of an implied one from a rival law enforcement agency also investigating Steelgrave. [=McPike=] responds with a real threat as hilarity ensues.
--->'''Frank:''' Interfere with my investigation again, and your next job will be night watchman at the Meadlowlands.
--->'''Rival Supervisor:''' ''(Pulls a tape recorder from his desk}'' You just made an on-the-record threat towards a law enforcement official.
--->'''Frank:''' No, that wasn't a threat. But if you keep this up, I'll make sure even the Meadowlands won't hire you. Now THAT'S a threat. ''(walks out)''
3rd Feb '16 7:54:12 AM GnomeTitan
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* TheCastShowoff: [[{{Music/Blondie}} Deborah Harry]], [[{{Music/Eagles}} Glenn Frey]], and Creator/TimCurry all get opportunities to show off their musical talents during the Dead Dog Records arc.



* DawsonCasting: Eddie Tempest is repeatedly referred to as a "teenage rock star." His actor, Billy Wirth, was 27 at the time he appeared.



* FakeNationality: Austrian actor Maximillian Schell as the ''very'' Cuban Amado Guzman.



* StarMakingRole: The Mel Profitt arc put Creator/KevinSpacey on the map.
8th Nov '15 2:30:06 PM FF32
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* BiggerBad: Martinez-Gacha, head of TheCartel, in the Miami arc.


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* GreaterScopeVillain: Martinez-Gacha, head of TheCartel, in the Miami arc.
22nd Oct '15 9:43:59 AM Snarf
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* ConfessInConfidence: Vinnie's brother Pete, a Catholic priest, is the only one with whom he can break his cover because of the seal of the confessional. [[spoiler: Later Vinnie is able to bring his mother in as well.]]
31st Dec '14 10:39:12 PM nombretomado
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* StarMakingRole: The Mel Profitt arc put KevinSpacey on the map.

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* StarMakingRole: The Mel Profitt arc put KevinSpacey Creator/KevinSpacey on the map.
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