The Practice (1997)

A provocative legal drama focused on young associates at a bare-bones Boston firm and their scrappy boss, Bobby Donnell. The show's forte is its storylines about “people who walk a moral tightrope.”

Writing:
  • David E. Kelley

Stars:
Release Date: 1997-03-04
Seasons: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
themoviedb icon 7.6/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: En
  • Runtime: 44
Richard Schiff
Richard Schif...
James Pickens Jr.
James Pickens...
Paul Eiding
Paul Eiding
Roy Abramsohn
Roy Abramsohn
Michael Papajohn
Michael Papaj...
Linda Hunt
Linda Hunt
Judge Zoey Hiller
Steve Harris
Steve Harris
Eugene Young
Dylan McDermott
Dylan McDermo...
Bobby Donnell
James Spader
James Spader
Alan Shore
Camryn Manheim
Camryn Manhei...
Ellenor Frutt
LisaGay Hamilton
LisaGay Hamil...
Rebecca Washington
Marla Sokoloff
Marla Sokolof...
Lucy Hatcher
Kelli Williams
Kelli William...
Lindsay Dole
Lara Flynn Boyle
Lara Flynn Bo...
Helen Gamble
Jessica Capshaw
Jessica Capsh...
Jamie Stringer
Rhona Mitra
Rhona Mitra
Tara Wilson
Ron Livingston
Ron Livingsto...
Alan Lowe
Holland Taylor
Holland Taylo...
Roberta Kittleson
John Larroquette
John Larroque...
Joey Heric
Ed Begley Jr.
Ed Begley Jr.
Jeremy Roberts
Jeremy Robert...
Linda Hart
Linda Hart
Whip Hubley
Whip Hubley
Doug Hutchison
Doug Hutchiso...
Peter Michael Goetz
Peter Michael...
Dr. Dennis Murphy
Suzanne Krull
Suzanne Krull
Shiva Rose
Shiva Rose
Michael Easton
Michael Easto...
Kate Burton
Kate Burton
Michael Gaston
Michael Gasto...
Christopher Cousins
Christopher C...
Kevin Dunn
Kevin Dunn
Nick Offerman
Nick Offerman
Lake Bell
Lake Bell
Titus Welliver
Titus Wellive...
Ken Marino
Ken Marino
Mark Pellegrino
Mark Pellegri...
Denise Dowse
Denise Dowse
Virginia Madsen
Virginia Mads...
Ken Hudson Campbell
Ken Hudson Ca...
Jack Blessing
Jack Blessing
Richard Gilliland
Richard Gilli...
Andre Braugher
Andre Braughe...
Sayed Badreya
Sayed Badreya
Charles S. Dutton
Charles S. Du...
Reni Santoni
Reni Santoni
Mitchell Ryan
Mitchell Ryan
Jenny O'Hara
Jenny O'Hara
Tucker Smallwood
Tucker Smallw...
Teri Polo
Teri Polo
Dirk Blocker
Dirk Blocker
Valerie Perrine
Valerie Perri...
John C. McGinley
John C. McGin...
Bill Smitrovich
Bill Smitrovi...
Melina Kanakaredes
Melina Kanaka...
John de Lancie
John de Lanci...
Chris Sarandon
Chris Sarando...
Christian Clemenson
Christian Cle...
Victor Williams
Victor Willia...
Mark Harelik
Mark Harelik
Christopher Darga
Christopher D...
Paul McCrane
Paul McCrane
Jeff Yagher
Jeff Yagher
Diane Venora
Diane Venora
Gabrielle Anwar
Gabrielle Anw...
Mark Moses
Mark Moses
Jerry Wasserman
Jerry Wasserm...
Tim Guinee
Tim Guinee
Alan Dale
Alan Dale
Matthew Settle
Matthew Settl...
Sharon Stone
Sharon Stone
Lolita Davidovich
Lolita Davido...
Larry King
Larry King
Francis Guinan
Francis Guina...
Jon Cryer
Jon Cryer
Andrew W. Walker
Andrew W. Wal...
Anton Yelchin
Anton Yelchin
Justin Langer
Kenneth Welsh
Kenneth Welsh
Robert Curtis Brown
Robert Curtis...
Jonathan Tucker
Jonathan Tuck...
Keith MacKechnie
Keith MacKech...
John Rubinstein
John Rubinste...
Patrick Gallagher
Patrick Galla...
Heather McComb
Heather McCom...
John Hawkes
John Hawkes
Arye Gross
Arye Gross
David Ogden Stiers
David Ogden S...
Jason Kravits
Jason Kravits
Daveigh Chase
Daveigh Chase
Philip Baker Hall
Philip Baker...
Wesley Jonathan
Wesley Jonath...
Carmen Argenziano
Carmen Argenz...
Barry Primus
Barry Primus
Ted McGinley
Ted McGinley
Lesley Ann Warren
Lesley Ann Wa...
Meredith Scott Lynn
Meredith Scot...
Donna Hanover
Donna Hanover
Lisa Sheridan
Lisa Sheridan
Lyman Ward
Lyman Ward
Dion Anderson
Dion Anderson
Gil Bellows
Gil Bellows
Lee Garlington
Lee Garlingto...
Bruce Weitz
Bruce Weitz
Rosie O'Donnell
Rosie O'Donne...
Ronny Cox
Ronny Cox
Ron Glass
Ron Glass
John Carroll Lynch
John Carroll...
Jessica Steen
Jessica Steen
Stephen Tobolowsky
Stephen Tobol...
William Sanderson
William Sande...
Frank Novak
Frank Novak
Matt Clark
Matt Clark
Howard Hesseman
Howard Hessem...
Bruce McGill
Bruce McGill
Christine Estabrook
Christine Est...
Joe Morton
Joe Morton
Paul Dooley
Paul Dooley
Lucinda Jenney
Lucinda Jenne...
Michael Badalucco
Michael Badal...
Ken Howard
Ken Howard
Tim DeKay
Tim DeKay
Mary Page Keller
Mary Page Kel...
Shea Farrell
Shea Farrell
Debra Mooney
Debra Mooney
Jeff Perry
Jeff Perry
John Aylward
John Aylward
Bernard White
Bernard White
Earl Billings
Earl Billings
Jill Clayburgh
Jill Clayburg...
Richard Thomas
Richard Thoma...
Randy Oglesby
Randy Oglesby
Daniel von Bargen
Daniel von Ba...
Ron Silver
Ron Silver
Stacey Travis
Stacey Travis
David Andrews
David Andrews
Jeffrey DeMunn
Jeffrey DeMun...
Debi Mazar
Debi Mazar
Kelly Perine
Kelly Perine
Mark Blum
Mark Blum
Daniel Davis
Daniel Davis
Paul Ben-Victor
Paul Ben-Vict...
Dey Young
Dey Young
Karl Bury
Karl Bury
Mark L. Taylor
Mark L. Taylo...
John Lavachielli
John Lavachie...
Charles Napier
Charles Napie...
Roger Corman
Roger Corman
David Huddleston
David Huddles...
John Pleshette
John Pleshett...
Taylor Negron
Taylor Negron
L. Scott Caldwell
L. Scott Cald...
Anjanette Comer
Anjanette Com...
Jim Lau
Jim Lau
Betty Murphy
Betty Murphy
Jayne Atkinson
Jayne Atkinso...
Aaron Lustig
Aaron Lustig
Louise Fletcher
Louise Fletch...
Rene Auberjonois
Rene Auberjon...
Vincent Pastore
Vincent Pasto...
Debbi Morgan
Debbi Morgan
Clancy Brown
Clancy Brown
Jack McGee
Jack McGee
Gina Gershon
Gina Gershon
Tyrees Allen
Tyrees Allen
Chi McBride
Chi McBride
James Hong
James Hong
Richard McGonagle
Richard McGon...
David Dukes
David Dukes
John Cothran, Jr.
John Cothran,...
Lawrence Monoson
Lawrence Mono...
Dylan Baker
Dylan Baker
Martin Ferrero
Martin Ferrer...
Betsy Brandt
Betsy Brandt
Peter MacKenzie
Peter MacKenz...
Lawrence Dobkin
Lawrence Dobk...
Currie Graham
Currie Graham
James Rebhorn
James Rebhorn
Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Jeffrey Dean...
Charlotte Cornwell
Charlotte Cor...
Henry Winkler
Henry Winkler
John Finn
John Finn
Dorian Harewood
Dorian Harewo...
Julie Ariola
Julie Ariola
Edward Herrmann
Edward Herrma...
Ivar Brogger
Ivar Brogger
Steven Culp
Steven Culp
Lynn Hamilton
Lynn Hamilton
Alex Rocco
Alex Rocco
Silas Weir Mitchell
Silas Weir Mi...
Harve Presnell
Harve Presnel...
Richard Masur
Richard Masur
Chyler Leigh
Chyler Leigh
Donal Logue
Donal Logue
David Chisum
David Chisum
Beah Richards
Beah Richards
George Wallace
George Wallac...
Bill Cobbs
Bill Cobbs
Rosanna Arquette
Rosanna Arque...
Stan Ivar
Stan Ivar
Michael Nouri
Michael Nouri
Clifton Powell
Clifton Powel...
Robin Gammell
Robin Gammell
Cristine Rose
Cristine Rose
Barry Miller
Barry Miller
Rick Hoffman
Rick Hoffman
Thom Barry
Thom Barry
Steven Gilborn
Steven Gilbor...
John Capodice
John Capodice
Shashawnee Hall
Shashawnee Ha...
Tom McCarthy
Tom McCarthy
Billy Gardell
Billy Gardell
Caroline Aaron
Caroline Aaro...
Phil Abrams
Phil Abrams
Alexandra Kyle
Alexandra Kyl...
Nathan West
Nathan West
Viola Davis
Viola Davis
Chad Donella
Chad Donella
Christopher Reeve
Christopher R...
Wren T. Brown
Wren T. Brown
Dwier Brown
Dwier Brown
Kathy Baker
Kathy Baker
Cliff DeYoung
Cliff DeYoung
Carlton Wilborn
Carlton Wilbo...
Alysia Reiner
Alysia Reiner
Rockmond Dunbar
Rockmond Dunb...
Victoria Principal
Victoria Prin...
Ellen Geer
Ellen Geer
Alex Carter
Alex Carter
Michael Reilly Burke
Michael Reill...
Joseph Campanella
Joseph Campan...
Paul Collins
Paul Collins
Vic Chao
Vic Chao
Richard Cox
Richard Cox
Bruce Wright
Bruce Wright
Charles Durning
Charles Durni...
Eve Gordon
Eve Gordon
Lois Smith
Lois Smith
Stephen Caffrey
Stephen Caffr...
Armin Shimerman
Armin Shimerm...
Michael Fairman
Michael Fairm...
Spencer Garrett
Spencer Garre...
Robert David Hall
Robert David...
Chelsea Handler
Chelsea Handl...
Michelle Horn
Michelle Horn
Kyle Massey
Kyle Massey
Ted Shackelford
Ted Shackelfo...
Cody Kasch
Cody Kasch
Ivonne Coll
Ivonne Coll
Erika Christensen
Erika Christe...
James Eckhouse
James Eckhous...
CCH Pounder
CCH Pounder
Stefan Gierasch
Stefan Gieras...
Lane Smith
Lane Smith
David Garrison
David Garriso...
Eric Bruskotter
Eric Bruskott...
Barbara Tarbuck
Barbara Tarbu...
Lisa Edelstein
Lisa Edelstei...
Michelle Hurd
Michelle Hurd
Dorothy Lyman
Dorothy Lyman
Ben Mankiewicz
Ben Mankiewic...
Mike Hagerty
Mike Hagerty
David Eigenberg
David Eigenbe...
Kim Raver
Kim Raver
Joe D'Angerio
Joe D'Angerio
Douglas Spain
Douglas Spain
Frank Birney
Frank Birney
Tom McGowan
Tom McGowan
Gary Cole
Gary Cole
Dann Florek
Dann Florek
Henri Lubatti
Henri Lubatti
Jeremy Ratchford
Jeremy Ratchf...
Anthony Heald
Anthony Heald
Daniel Dae Kim
Daniel Dae Ki...
J.C. MacKenzie
J.C. MacKenzi...
Jordan Lund
Jordan Lund
Miriam Flynn
Miriam Flynn
Stanley Anderson
Stanley Ander...
Virginia Capers
Virginia Cape...
Thomas Kopache
Thomas Kopach...
Dana Ivey
Dana Ivey
Nan Martin
Nan Martin
Nicole DeHuff
Nicole DeHuff
Kimberlee Peterson
Kimberlee Pet...
Chris O'Donnell
Chris O'Donne...
Craig Wasson
Craig Wasson
Clayton Landey
Clayton Lande...
Michael Brandon
Michael Brand...
George Wyner
George Wyner
Anna Gunn
Anna Gunn
Gregory Cruz
Gregory Cruz
Rider Strong
Rider Strong
Patricia Belcher
Patricia Belc...
Troy Evans
Troy Evans
Scott Cohen
Scott Cohen
Jane Kaczmarek
Jane Kaczmare...
Gates McFadden
Gates McFadde...
Alfre Woodard
Alfre Woodard
Kelly Overton
Kelly Overton
Norman Lloyd
Norman Lloyd
Calista Flockhart
Calista Flock...
Shawn Michael Howard
Shawn Michael...
Tammy Townsend
Tammy Townsen...
Charles Cioffi
Charles Cioff...
Lisa Eichhorn
Lisa Eichhorn
Mark Herrier
Mark Herrier
Michael Cornacchia
Michael Corna...
Rick Lenz
Rick Lenz
Michael Dempsey
Michael Demps...
Bill Applebaum
Bill Applebau...
Penny Johnson
Penny Johnson
Bob Clendenin
Bob Clendenin
Rudy Ramos
Rudy Ramos
Emmy Rossum
Emmy Rossum
Anna Deavere Smith
Anna Deavere...
Tom Amandes
Tom Amandes
Forbes Riley
Forbes Riley
Juanita Jennings
Juanita Jenni...
Frank Converse
Frank Convers...
Dennis Haskins
Dennis Haskin...
Mark Sheppard
Mark Sheppard
Kaitlin Hopkins
Kaitlin Hopki...
Meredith Vieira
Meredith Viei...
Robert Prosky
Robert Prosky
Ricco Ross
Ricco Ross
Blake Heron
Blake Heron
Kathryn Harrold
Kathryn Harro...
Dennis Boutsikaris
Dennis Boutsi...
Art LaFleur
Art LaFleur
Albert Hall
Albert Hall
John Kapelos
John Kapelos
Betty White
Betty White
Alan Oppenheimer
Alan Oppenhei...
Morgan York
Morgan York
Victor Brandt
Victor Brandt
Kirsten Nelson
Kirsten Nelso...
Colby French
Colby French
Floyd Van Buskirk
Floyd Van Bus...
Patience Cleveland
Patience Clev...
Michael Patrick McGill
Michael Patri...
Megan Henning
Megan Henning
Samuel Jones III
Samuel Jones...
Melinda McGraw
Melinda McGra...
Michael Emerson
Michael Emers...
Matt Czuchry
Matt Czuchry
Michael Tucker
Michael Tucke...
Kimberly Scott
Kimberly Scot...
Philip Casnoff
Philip Casnof...
Remy Ryan
Remy Ryan
Jessalyn Gilsig
Jessalyn Gils...
Bruce French
Bruce French
Patricia Wettig
Patricia Wett...
Alan Charof
Alan Charof
Tracy Middendorf
Tracy Middend...
Loren Lester
Loren Lester
Ernie Sabella
Ernie Sabella
John Doman
John Doman
Joanna Gleason
Joanna Gleaso...
Robert Peters
Robert Peters
Antonio David Lyons
Antonio David...
Arabella Field
Arabella Fiel...
Marshall Allman
Marshall Allm...
Mary Chris Wall
Mary Chris Wa...
Katherine LaNasa
Katherine LaN...
Femi Emiola
Femi Emiola
Ron Leibman
Ron Leibman
Tony Danza
Tony Danza
Atty. Tommy Silva
Susan Floyd
Susan Floyd
Daniel Christopher Covell
Daniel Christ...
Marc John Jefferies
Marc John Jef...
Leon Russom
Leon Russom
Marc Vann
Marc Vann
Kenneth Meseroll
Kenneth Meser...
Atty. Jonathan Lambert
Crista Flanagan
Crista Flanag...
Cleavant Derricks
Cleavant Derr...
Laz Alonso
Laz Alonso
Alan Gelfant
Alan Gelfant
Aloma Wright
Aloma Wright
J. August Richards
J. August Ric...
Jane Edith Wilson
Jane Edith Wi...
Juror Libby (uncredited)
Carolyn McCormick
Carolyn McCor...
Paz de la Huerta
Paz de la Hue...
Mary Mara
Mary Mara
Vince Colosimo
Vince Colosim...
Nicole Bilderback
Nicole Bilder...
Hynden Walch
Hynden Walch
Bonnie Root
Bonnie Root
Tyler James Williams
Tyler James W...
Amanda Fuller
Amanda Fuller
Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher E...
Stephen Macht
Stephen Macht
Dyan Cannon
Dyan Cannon
Armand Schultz
Armand Schult...
Steve Ryan
Steve Ryan
Katherine Kamhi
Katherine Kam...
Atty. Marsha Singleton
Lydia Blanco Garza
Lydia Blanco...
Rondi Reed
Rondi Reed
Colleen Flynn
Colleen Flynn
Marguerite MacIntyre
Marguerite Ma...
David Julian Hirsh
David Julian...
Allan Royal
Allan Royal
Dr. Bernard White
Markus Flanagan
Markus Flanag...
Christopher Shyer
Christopher S...
Micole Mercurio
Micole Mercur...
Robert DoQui
Robert DoQui
Denis Arndt
Denis Arndt
Sung-Hi Lee
Sung-Hi Lee