The Philanthropist (2009)

Status: Ended

Airdate: 2009-06-25

Runtime: 1 hour

Rating(s): 7.6

Genre(s): Action & Adventure, Drama

Language(s): English, Hungarian

Description

The Philanthropist is an American action drama series that premiered on NBC on Wednesday, June 24, 2009. The program was a limited summer series, principally filmed in South Africa. It opened to strong ratings, but saw a drop in viewers in subsequent weeks. The Philanthropist is a Carnival Films production in association with The Levinson/Fontana Company and Original Media. Tom Fontana, Barry Levinson, Peter Horton, Charlie Corwin, Gareth Neame, and Teri Weinberg served as executive producers. On October 21, 2009, the series was canceled by NBC. Fans attempts to keep the show on the air using Facebook and a charitable cause called "Save The Philanthropist through Charity" were unsuccessful.

Episode Title Rating Airdate Skipped Watched
Normal Episodes 8
Season 1 8
S01E01
Nigeria Part I
S01E02
Myanmar
7.8
S01E03
Paris
8.1
S01E04
Nigeria Part II
7.6
S01E05
Kosovo
S01E06
San Diego
S01E07
Kashmir
S01E08
Haiti
7.8
Cast 5
James Purefoy
Neve Campbell - Olivia Maidstone
Michael Kenneth Williams
Lindy Booth
Jesse L. Martin - Philip Maidstone
Writing 1
Barry Levinson - Writer
Production 3
Barry Levinson - Producer
Tom Fontana - Producer
Charles Corwin - Producer
Network 1
NBC

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