ALAN REPRESENTS BOTH A WOMAN WHO STOLE HER FATHER�S PLASTINIZED BODY
FROM A MUSEUM AND A THERAPIST FIRED FROM HIS JOB FOR IMPARTING HIS
BELIEF IN UFOs, CLARENCE IS EMOTIONALLY CONFUSED OVER CLAIRE�S INVITATION
TO DINNER, BETHANY FORCES DENNY TO ATTEND TEMPLE, AND DENISE AND
BRAD CONTINUE TO DEBATE THEIR FUTURE, ON ABC�S �BOSTON LEGAL�
�The Good Lawyer� � Alan Shore pulls double-duty in court, representing two separate clients --a woman who stole her late father�s plastinized body from an art museum, and a cognitive therapist fired from his job at a hospital for imparting his belief in UFOs to his clients. Meanwhile, Clarence Bell is emotionally distracted by Claire Simm�s invitation to dinner -- and possibly more -- at her house; Bethany Horowitz forces Denny Crane to attend temple with her; and Denise Bauer and Brad Chase continue to be at odds about the future � or lack thereof � of their relationship, on �Boston Legal,� TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
�Boston Legal� stars James Spader as Alan Shore, Julie Bowen as Denise Bauer, Mark Valley as Brad Chase, Rene Auberjonois as Paul Lewiston, Constance Zimmer as Claire Simms and Gary Anthony Williams as Clarence/Clarice Bell, with Candice Bergen as Shirley Schmidt and William Shatner as Denny Crane.
Guest starring are Christian Clemenson as Jerry Espenson, Meredith Eaton Gilden as Bethany Horowitz, Jane Lynch as Joanna Monroe, Shelley Berman as Judge Robert Sanders, Stephen Tobolowski as Alvin Azinabinacroft, Debra Mooney as Judge Patrice Webb, Patrick Breen as A.D.A. Otto Beadle, Michael Chieffo as Dr. Saul Robbins, Jennifer Apsen as Maureen Fleming and Robin Pearson Rose as Janet Fleming.
The teleplay for �The Good Lawyer� was by David E. Kelley, with story by Kelley & Michael Reisz. Michael Pressman directed.
�Boston Legal� is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC�s selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound and Spanish subtitles via secondary closed captioning.
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