Created by andy breckman with tony shalhoub, jason gray-stanford, ted levine, traylor howard adrian monk is a brilliant san francisco detective, whose obsessive compulsive disorder just happens to get in the way. Two wisconsin natives on a show set in new york city in the 1950s — tony shalhoub and rachel brosnahan — were both nominated for emmys thursday for their work on the amazon series the.
Action | comedy | drama 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 82 / 10 x when a twenty-something computer geek inadvertently downloads critical government secrets into his brain, the cia and the nsa assign two agents to protect him and exploit such knowledge, turning his life upside down. Monk tony shalhoub, jason gray-stanford, ted levine monk is an american comedy-drama detective mystery television series created by andy breckman and starring tony shalhoub as the eponymous character, adrian monk.
Monk is an american comedy drama murder mystery series which debuted on july 12, 2002 on usa network it continued on the network for complete eight seasons gaining many critical acclaim and awards along the way. Shalhoub has been a working actor for decades now, with his most famous roles being primo in the 1996 italian food film big night and adrian monk in monk, the aughts comedy-drama about a detective with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Breaking news and analysis on all the latest tv, movies, music, books, theater, and art the cut get the latest fashion, beauty, and shopping news and recommendations.
The examples and perspective in this article deal primarily with north america and do not represent a worldwide view of the subject you may improve this article, discuss the issue on the talk page, or create a new article, as appropriate (december 2010) (learn how and when to remove this template message) (learn how and when to remove this template message. However, his biggest break came, playing the obsessive-compulsive detective adrian monk in monk (2002) the series made him a star and earned him four straight emmy award nominations between 2003 and 2006, for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series.
The 40 greatest cop shows of all time storylines are the reason the show has its fans—chris morgan 35 monk to an expert blend of comedy and drama that makes it so obvious why shalhoub. Shalhoub was nominated eight times, and won three emmys, as the obsessive-compulsive detective on the comedy series monk related: milwaukee native rachel brosnahan wins golden globe for. One of the best shows i've ever watched both crime and comedy and it works so great together its fast paced humor (i would compare it to the office) and has idiosyncratic characters its going on season 4 so 60 somethin episodes to watch though youll probably breeze through them.