USA Network's New Original Series IN PLAIN SIGHT Comes Into View on Sunday, June 8 With Limited Commercial Interruptions Presented by Procter & Gamble
NEW YORK, March 26 -- IN PLAIN SIGHT, USA Network's new
original scripted series, will premiere with limited commercial
interruptions on Sunday, June 8 at 10/9c presented by Procter & Gamble.
Shot on location in and around Albuquerque, NM, IN PLAIN SIGHT will
premiere with a 76-minute episode with limited commercial interruptions,
followed by eleven one-hour episodes. The series was created and written by
David Maples ("Home Improvement," "Huff"), who serves as executive producer
alongside Paul Stupin ("Dawson's Creek," "Beautiful People"). The
announcement was made today by Mark Miller, senior vice president, NBC
Universal Cable Entertainment Sales.
IN PLAIN SIGHT stars Mary McCormack ("The West Wing," "Private Parts")
as Mary Shannon, a U.S. Marshal working in the highly secretive branch of
the witness protection program (WITSEC) who relocates Federal Witnesses --
many of them who are career criminals, and many who are innocents that had
the misfortune of witnessing a crime. They all have one thing in common --
someone wants them dead. Mary's job is to see that doesn't happen, while at
the same time attempting to manage her own dysfunctional family.
IN PLAIN SIGHT also stars Frederick Weller ("Law & Order: Criminal
Intent," "The Shape of Things"), Lesley Ann Warren ("Desperate Housewives,"
"Will & Grace"), Nichole Hiltz ("NYPD Blue," "Strong Medicine"), Paul
Ben-Victor ("The Wire," "Entourage"), Cristian de la Fuente ("Side Order of
Life," "Ugly Betty") and Todd Williams ("Tilt," "Third Watch"). IN PLAIN
SIGHT comes from NBC Universal Cable Studios.
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