Damages is a legal thriller set in the world of New York City high-stakes litigation. The series, which provides a view into the true nature of power and success, follows the turbulent lives of Patty Hewes (Glenn Close) the nation's most revered and reviled high-stakes litigator and her bright, ambitious protégé Ellen Parsons (Rose Byrne).
Last Episode05x10 But You Don't Do That Anymore Aired: Sep. 12, 2012
Series Fun Facts
- The series reunites stars Glenn Close and William Hurt after 26 years since, as fledgling actors, they first collaborated on The Big Chill.
- Glenn Close and Rose Byrne have become great friends since the shows inception. Rose has stated that she views her as a mentor who helps her prepare for roles in real life.
- Sarah Shahi auditioned for the role of Ellen Parsons, which later went to Rose Byrne.