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It's been a decade since Six Feet Under died the TV death. Let's share our favorite things about it while it was alive.

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Week 1: Meet the Fishers
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Summer DVD Club: Six Feet Under, Episodes 1-3
So far, we're loving how Six Feet Under tempers the ugliness of the death business with fantastic, sort-of-magic-realist cutaways.
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The TV.com staff recalls the episodes make them go all weepy-eyed. Bring a hanky, we'll be your shoulder to cry on!
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Peter Krause will play idealistic lawyer.
Feb 09, 2007
Six Feet star getting Dirty in ABC pilot

Peter Krause has signed on as the lead in ABC's drama pilot Dirty Sexy Money, playing an idealistic lawyer who inherits the job of representing a powerful and ethically flexible family after his father dies.

Krause was one of the most sought-after actors this pilot season. The Six Feet Under star most recently starred in the Sci Fi Channel miniseries The Lost Room.

Also at ABC, Miranda Otto is set to star in Cashmere Mafia, a pilot about four successful female executives. Otto will play a top marketing executive for a cosmetics giant. Her feature credits include War of the Worlds and Flight of the Phoenix.

Meanwhile, Kim Raver (24) will star in another pilot about a group of powerful New York women, NBC's Lipstick Jungle, which revolves around a trio of power-hungry rich women. Raver will play the glamorous editor-in-chief of pop-culture bible Bonfire magazine.

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Paquin's Sookie finds blood-sucking romance in new Ball drama.
Feb 26, 2007
Anna Paquin finds 'True' calling for HBO

Oscar winner Anna Paquin is making her first foray into series television as the lead in True Blood, an HBO drama pilot from the creator of Six Feet Under.

Ryan Kwanten and Sam Trammell have also been cast in the project, which Alan Ball wrote and is set to direct and executive produce.

Based on the Southern Vampire book series by Charlaine Harris, True Blood takes place in a world in which vampires can buy Japanese-made synthetic blood. Their integration into a small Louisiana town causes quite a stir, and a love story ensues between a vampire and Sookie Stackhouse (Paquin), an innocent waitress who can read people's minds.

Kwanten will play the waitress' brother. Trammell will play the owner of the restaurant where she works.

Paquin's upcoming credits include the films Margaret and Blue State, as well as HBO's Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee. She ...

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Sing It
Feb 25, 2010
TV's Top 10 Musical Numbers
To cope with Glee's temporary TV absence (the show returns in April), we've compiled a list of TV's most memorable musical numbers.
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Jan 05, 2010
Lauren Graham May Be the Only Good Thing About Parenthood
Check out this promo for NBC's new show, Parenthood.
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Ball's On The Wall
Jul 29, 2011
True Blood Is Practically Renewed, But Alan Ball's Role May Shrink
The showrunner has signed on to run the show for one more year, but his future beyond that is cloudy; can the show survive without his creative control?
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Episode 12 Season 5
Everyone's Waiting
Aired
8.21.2005
Episode 11 Season 5
Static
Aired
8.14.2005
Episode 10 Season 5
All Alone
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8.7.2005
Episode 9 Season 5
Ecotone
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7.31.2005
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Singing For Our Lives
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7.24.2005
George Sibley (episode 40+, recurring previously)
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Brenda Chenowith
When death is your business, what is your life? For the Fisher family, the world outside of their family-owned funeral home continues to be at least as challenging as--and far less predictable than--the one inside.Oscar(R)-winning screenwriter Alan Ball's breakout series that takes a darkly comic look at members of a dysfunctional L.A. family that run a funeral business.