About the Show

Damages is a legal thriller set in the world of New York City high-stakes litigation. Framed by a murder mystery, the series follows the turbulent lives of Patty Hewes -- the nation’s most revered and reviled high-stakes litigator -- and her bright, ambitious young protégé, Ellen Parsons. As they battle each case, Ellen learns what it takes to win at all costs -- and that lives, not just fortunes, are at stake. The series features Glenn Close and Rose Byrne.

The series is produced by KZK Productions, FX Productions and Sony Pictures Television.

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  • “The law-firm arena is one of TV’s oldest and most familiar genres, but 'Damages' enlivens it by defying expectations”
    - New York Daily News
  • “'Damages' is dynamite. And the fuse is lit”
    - Detroit Free Press
  • “the most grown-up thriller”
    - The New York Times
  • “a legal thriller with heft”
    - San Francisco Chronicle
  • “a crafty legal thriller...Glenn Close makes a strong case for tuning in”
    - Associated Press