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Did Shatner and Spader get along on Boston Legal?

Did Shatner and Spader get along on Boston Legal?

Still, Boston Legal only made it through four full seasons and an abbreviated fifth season before it was canceled. One thing that came from the show is the friendship that developed between Spader and Boston Legal co-star, William Shatner. Just don’t expect them to hang out together very often.

Why was Boston Legal Cancelled?

The ratings slowly declined each successive year and last season, Legal averaged 9.8 million. Though that’s still a decent audience, ABC announced that season five would be the final one.

How long was James Spader on Boston Legal?


Year Title Notes
1997 Seinfeld Episode: “The Apology”
2003 The Pentagon Papers Television film
2003–2004 The Practice 22 episodes
2004–2008 Boston Legal 101 episodes

What episode does James Spader join The Practice?

The part of Alan Shore is played by actor James Spader….

Alan Shore
First episode appearance: ‘”Head Cases”‘ (Season 1)
Episodes appeared in: All in series (2004-?)
Character played by: James Spader

Who is James Spader’s wife?

Victoria SpaderJames Spader / Wife (m. 1987–2004)

Was James Spader on Seinfeld?

James Spader is an American actor who portrayed Jason Hanky in the 9th season episode of Seinfeld called “The Apology”. James has appeared in many films and television shows such as The Practice, Boston Legal, The Office, Wolf and Secretary.

Is Boston Legal sexist?

Boston Legal’s sexist trappings seemed, at first, to fall within its era’s norms for both society and television. The show’s men were older, smarmier, and a touch out of shape; the women around them were invariably young and gorgeous. But the show didn’t stop there.

How much does James Spader make per episode?

$300,000 per episode
Only Spader’s salary has been made public. In addition to starring in the show, he serves as an executive producer and earns $300,000 per episode, according to a 2017 Variety report.

How old is James Spader the actor?

62 years (February 7, 1960)James Spader / Age

Does James Spader have a son?

Sebastian Spader
Elijah SpaderNathaneal Spader
James Spader/Sons

How much does James Spader get per episode for blacklist?

Initially, Spader was paid $160,000 per episode of The Blacklist, although this number was later increased to $300,000 per episode.

How many monologues did James Spader give in Perry Mason?

On this show Mr. Kelly gives Spader’s character 5 and even 7 minute monologue’s to voice Mr. Kelly’s (and much of Hollywood’s) politics. Perry Mason ran for nine season and could have gone longer because they stuck to real crime stories; and avoided the soapbox.

How many Supreme Court justices does Spader have?

He has nine Justices of the Supreme Court letting Mr. Shore run the hearing. But watching Spader’s character complain about political bias on the court and then only go after Justices’s he felt were conservative was the same kind of political bias he claims to be against.

Did James Spader win an Emmy for this episode?

James Spader won a Prime Time Emmy for this episode. Biased! This is episode is a not just a mess, but it’s unbelievably disrespectful, and bears not the slightest semblance to what would go on during arguments in front of the Supreme Court.