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Boston Legal

A Whiff and a Prayer (Season 2, Episode 4)
TV Episode | 60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Denny helps defending a congressman, who didn't keep his campaign promises. Alan defends Catherine Piper for murdering Bernard. Sara is given an ultimatum by the priest she and Garrett blackmailed.
David E. Kelley (created by) | Michael Reisz (executive story editor)
Janet G. Knutsen (as Janet Knutsen McCann) | Andrew Kreisberg
James R. Bagdonas (as James Bagdonas)
Casting Directors
Production Designer
Edit Released
Updated Oct 18, 2005

Release date
Oct 18, 2005 (United States)


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Alan Shore Alan Shore   See fewer
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Julie Bowen
Denise Bauer Denise Bauer   See fewer
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William Shatner
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Kurt Fuller
Reverend Donald Diddum Reverend Donald Diddum   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.9 / 10 | 215 votes