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Blind Ambition (1979–1979)

TV Mini-series | 480 min | Biography, Drama

Television series docu-drama traces the career of John Dean, special counsel of president Nixon.
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Writers
Taylor Branch (book "Blind Ambition") | John Dean (book) | Maureen Dean (book "Mo") | Stanley R. Greenberg
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Updated May 20, 1979

Release date (First episode)
May 20, 1979 (United States)

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57 cast members
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Martin Sheen
John Dean John Dean   See fewer
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Michael Callan
Charles Colson Charles Colson   See fewer
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William Daniels
G. Gordon Liddy G. Gordon Liddy   See fewer
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Clifford David
Fielding / Fred Fielding Fielding / Fred Fielding   See fewer
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Ed Flanders
Charles Shaffer Charles Shaffer   See fewer
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Christopher Guest
Jeb Stuart Magruder Jeb Stuart Magruder   See fewer
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Graham Jarvis
John Ehrlichman John Ehrlichman   See fewer
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Gerald S. O'Loughlin
John J. 'Jack' Caufield / John J. Caufield John J. 'Jack' Caufield / John J. Caufield   See fewer
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Alan Oppenheimer
George Simonson George Simonson   See fewer
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Lawrence Pressman
H.R. Haldeman H.R. Haldeman   See fewer
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John Randolph
John Mitchell John Mitchell   See fewer
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Peter Mark Richman
Robert Mardian Robert Mardian   See fewer
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James Sloyan
Ronald Ziegler Ronald Ziegler   See fewer
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Rip Torn
Richard M. Nixon Richard M. Nixon   See fewer
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William Windom
Richard Kleindienst Richard Kleindienst   See fewer
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Ralph Byers
Hugh Sloan Hugh Sloan   See fewer
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K Callan
Mrs. Kleindienst Mrs. Kleindienst   See fewer
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Larry Carroll
TV Commentator TV Commentator   See fewer
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Lonny Chapman
L. Patrick Gray L. Patrick Gray   See fewer
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Al Checco
Judge John Sirica Judge John Sirica   See fewer
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Cathleen Cordell
Pat Nixon Pat Nixon   See fewer
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Brian Farrell
Kehrli Kehrli   See fewer
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Fred Grandy
Donald Segretti Donald Segretti   See fewer
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James Greene
E. Howard Hunt E. Howard Hunt   See fewer
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Pamela Hall
Actress Actress   See fewer
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Alan Haufrect
Robert McCandless Robert McCandless   See fewer
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Mitzi Hoag
May-Chapin's Secretary May-Chapin's Secretary   See fewer
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Hettie Lynne Hurtes
T.V. Commentator T.V. Commentator   See fewer
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James Karen
Earl Silbert Earl Silbert   See fewer
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Janice Kent
Colson's Secretary Colson's Secretary   See fewer
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William Kerwin
Mr. Dolman Mr. Dolman   See fewer
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Mario Machado
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Larry McCormick
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Terence McGovern
Jack Garfield Jack Garfield   See fewer
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Ray Nikolaison
Photographer Photographer   See fewer
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Kip Niven
Egil Krogh Egil Krogh   See fewer
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Jenny O'Hara
Liz Garfield Liz Garfield   See fewer
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Carolyn A. Poer
Woman, Inaugural #2 Woman, Inaugural #2   See fewer
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Dan Priest
Moore Moore   See fewer
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Anne Ramsey
Actress Actress   See fewer
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Logan Ramsey
J. Edgar Hoover J. Edgar Hoover   See fewer
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Mary Linda Rapelye
Senater Baker's Wife Senater Baker's Wife   See fewer
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Ron Recasner
Marshall Marshall   See fewer
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Doug Roberts
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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William Schallert
Herbert Kalmbach Herbert Kalmbach   See fewer
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David Sheiner
Sam Dash Sam Dash   See fewer
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Darrell Zwerling
Frederick LaRue Frederick LaRue   See fewer
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Theresa Russell
Maureen Dean Maureen Dean   See fewer
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Jody Jaress
Dean's Travel Companion (uncredited) Dean's Travel Companion (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brian Pietro
Cashier (uncredited) Cashier (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 119 votes