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Six Degrees

Six Degrees intertitle
Format Drama
Created by Raven Metzner
Stuart Zicherman
Starring see below
Country of origin United States
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13 (List of episodes)
Production
Running time approx. 41 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel ABC
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
720p (HDTV)
Original run September 20, 2006March 30, 2007
External links
IMDb profile
TV.com summary

Six Degrees (or ) is an American dramatic television series about six residents of New York City and their respective relationships and connections with one another, based on the idea of six degrees of separation. Six degrees may refer to: Six degrees of separation, the theory that anyone on earth can be connected to any other person on the planet through a chain of acquaintances that has no more than five intermediaries Six degrees of freedom, motion in three dimensional space, with three translation motions... Image File history File links Sixdegrees_intro. ... For other uses, see Drama (disambiguation). ... This is an episode list of the Six Degrees television series. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... 480i is the shorthand name for a video mode. ... ... JOHN HERMAN SUCKS FAT DICK ... High-definition television (HDTV) means broadcast of television signals with a higher resolution than traditional formats (NTSC, SECAM, PAL) allow. ... is the 263rd day of the year (264th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 89th day of the year (90th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ...


It premiered on September 21, 2006, after Grey's Anatomy on ABC. The show was created by Raven Metzner and Stuart Zicherman. J. J. Abrams, Bryan Burk and Thom Sherman serve as executive producers through their Bad Robot Productions banner. The Pilot episode was directed by Rodrigo Garcia. It is filmed on location in Manhattan and at Silvercup Studios in Long Island City, Queens, New York.[1] is the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the television series. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... Jeffrey Abrams (also credited as J.J. Abrams) (born in 1966) is an Emmy Award-winning American film and television producer, writer, actor, composer and director. ... Bryan Burky Burk is an American television producer, born on 30 December 1968. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... ♥I LOVE BAD ROBOTS!!!!!!!!!! ADAM RANY WES SETH ... Rodrigo Garcia (born 1959, Havanna, Cuba) is an American/Cuban television and film director. ... For other uses, see Manhattan (disambiguation). ... Silvercup Studios is the largest film and television production facility in New York City. ... Long Island City, New York, often abbreviated L.I.C., is an area in the borough of Queens in New York City. ... For other uses, see Queens (disambiguation) and Queen. ... This article is about the state. ...


The series was shown in Canada on Global on Wednesday evenings prior to the American airings. It aired in early 2007 on ITV1 in the UK. It had a repeats window on sister channel ITV2. It also aired in Australia on the Seven Network, where it premiered in early 2007. It was aired in New Zealand on TV2 in 2007.It was also aired in Turkey on Dizimax in 2007. Global Television Network (more commonly called Global TV or just Global) is a Canadian English language privately owned television network. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... ITV1 is the name, in England, Wales and the Scottish borders, for a terrestrial, free-to-air television channel, broadcast in the United Kingdom by the ITV network. ... ITV2 is a free-to-air entertainment television channel in the United Kingdom owned by ITV plc. ... The Seven Network is an Australian television network, owned by the Seven Media Group. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... TV2 is a television channel in New Zealand, which is owned and operated by TVNZ. It targets a younger audience than its sister network, TV One. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... DiziMax is a channel available on the Turkish Satellite television provider Digiturk. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...


On November 8, 2006, Six Degrees was pulled off the schedule by ABC with ailing ratings. By January 2007, ABC had not ordered any more episodes to be produced, resulting in mixed speculation of its future.[2][3] is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... January 2007 is the first month of that year. ...


The series returned on March 23, 2007 with its seventh episode in a new timeslot at 9:00pm EDT, with Josh Charles added to the cast.[4][5][6] After just two weeks back on the air, the series was pulled by ABC for a second time due to poor ratings, on April 2, 2007, further fueling doubts of the series continuing.[7] On April 27, 2007, the unaired ninth episode was posted on ABC's website, with the last four weekly after.[8] is the 82nd day of the year (83rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Joshua Aaron Charles (born September 15, 1971) is an American stage, film and television actor. ... is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...


On May 15, 2007, the series was cancelled by ABC.[9] In June 2007, ABC's programming calendar available to the media indicated the final episodes of the series would be broadcast beginning Friday, August 10, 2007; however, ABC decided instead to air repeats of the George Lopez Show.[10] is the 135th day of the year (136th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... The following is a list of television shows cancelled between the beginning of the Fall 2006 season and the beginning of the Fall 2007 season. ... is the 222nd day of the year (223rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... George Lopez (also known as The George Lopez Show) is an American situation comedy starring comedian George Lopez that originally aired on ABC from 2002 to 2007. ...

Contents

Cast and characters

  • Jay Hernandez as Carlos Green, a struggling defense attorney who lets his feelings for Mae interfere with his job. He becomes friends with Damian after helping him out in a fight.
  • Erika Christensen as Mae Anderson, a young woman attempting to start life over in New York City; gets a job as Laura's nanny. She has a mysterious box that contains "personal belongings", and refuses to let anyone see its contents. It is revealed in the episode "Masquerade" that at age 15, she was caught in an abusive relationship, which her brother Eric helped her out of by either assaulting or killing the man. Eric was wanted by the police for doing so, and in "Hey 19" Mae turns Eric in to the police.
  • Hope Davis as Laura Morgan, a widow whose husband (played by Robert John Burke) was killed while working as an embedded journalist during the war in Iraq. She meets Whitney in a nail salon and the two become fast friends. However, Whitney's fiancé hits on Laura during Whitney's bridal shower. Laura is conflicted about revealing this to Whitney, who becomes angry and does not accept it until it becomes very clear that he has been cheating on her. Laura tries to move on with her life by getting a job as an assistant to an interior designer.
  • Dorian Missick as Damian Henry, a gambling addict trying to lead a normal life by honestly earning his money as a limo driver. He once was heavily involved in criminal activity, and his brother (one of his old partners-in-crime), continues to try and bring him back to a life of crime. His brother asks him to find a runaway that some friends are looking for, he is handed a picture of her not knowing the girl is Mae. He later finds out that this is Mae, and tells Carlos that bad people are looking for Mae, resulting in Carlos persuading Mae to let him help her.
  • Bridget Moynahan as Whitney Crane, a Public Relations executive who is looking forward to marriage. She was unaware of the fact that her future husband has been dating other women. She initially suspected him of it although he wrongly convinced her otherwise. However, later on, after her future husband is punched by "The Puncher" and it is revealed that the men the Puncher hits are the men that have slept with the Puncher's wife, Whitney realizes that her husband-to-be has been cheating on her. She breaks it off and tries to deal with the fallout of the relationship by throwing herself into her career.
  • Campbell Scott as Steven Caseman, a separated father who was believed by many to be dead when he ran off to Mexico. He took a picture of Laura crying (outdoors and without her knowledge) over the death of her husband, which helped bring him back to his old career in photography. Steven is struggling to persuade his wife to allow him to have more contact with their son Max; however, his wife does not trust Steven, since he once lost Max, and also disappeared for four months. His girlfriend, Anya (whom he met through Whitney) is roommates with Carlos.

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Episodes

This is an episode list of the Six Degrees television series. ...

References

  1. ^ New York-Based Television Programs
  2. ^ Six Degrees: A Second Season for the ABC Drama?, TV Series Finale, March 5, 2007
  3. ^ Big chill sinks returning "Six Degrees", Media Life Magazine, March 26, 2007
  4. ^ ABC transplants "Trees" to Thursdays, Yahoo!, November 8, 2006
  5. ^ Killed ABC Serials Get One More Breath, Zap2It.com, January 14, 2007
  6. ^ "Six Degrees", Viewers No Longer Separated, Zap2It.com, February 22, 2007
  7. ^ Six Degrees: ABC Pulls Drama for Second Time, TV Series Finale, April 2, 2007
  8. ^ Six Degrees: ABC to Release Unaired Episodes, TV Series Finale, April 12, 2007
  9. ^ 2007 Cancelled Shows: ABC Cuts Some Beloved Series, TV Series Finale, May 15, 2007
  10. ^ ABC Programming Calendar. ABC Medianet. Retrieved on 2007-06-08.

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Six degrees of separation is the hypothesis that anyone on Earth can be connected to any other person on the planet through a chain of acquaintances with no more than five intermediaries.
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