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Early Edition

Year:
Duration:
41 min | USA:60 min (90 episodes)
Genres:
Drama | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
IMDB rate:
7.5
Awards:
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1996-09-28
Filming Locations: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Cast
Actor
Character
Talia Balsam
Talia Balsam
Early Edition
Caitlin Wachs
Caitlin Wachs
Early Edition
Kyle Chandler
Gary Hobson
Shanesia Davis-Williams
Marissa Clark
Fisher Stevens
Chuck Fishman
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Trivia
During the fourth season, W.G. Snuffy Walden's main title theme was replaced with "Time Has Come Today" by the The Chambers Brothers, though Walden continued to get credit.
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The newspaper used by Gary throughout the series was actually printed by the Chicago Sun-Times for each episode.
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Gary's name, Hobson, implies the nature of the show, a Hobson's choice. He receives information and is in a position to help, sometimes a little, sometimes a lot. The choice is to act or not, a Hobson's choice.
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Goofs
A shot used throughout the series is of an accelerated sunrise behind the Chicago skyline, as seen from the lake shore. It has to be a sunset played in reverse, because the shoreline runs roughly north-south, with Lake Michigan to the east. Sunrise is normally over the lake.
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Throughout mainly the first season, it can be seen that the headlines do not match the columns themselves.
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Quotes
Gary: Opportunity doesn't knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door.
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Gary: Well that's because you always tell me that you don't wanna know what I know that I'm not supposed to know.
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Chuck Fishman: [voice over] The trick is to assume your life is going to work out. Of course, it never does, so you do the next best thing: you take it one disaster at a time.
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Photos from cast
Leslie Bibb Alex Meneses Talia Balsam Elya Baskin Eve Brenner Cindy Katz Michael Nouri Emily Procter