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Memphis Beat: Southern-Fried Cop Show Maintains Its Soul!

Memphis Beat Gallery Laplace, LA

One of the cooler cop shows to debut over the last few seasons, Memphis Beat [TNT, Tuesdays, 9/8C], is back and more soulful than ever. In the second season premiere, At the River, detectives Dwight Hendricks and Charlie ‘Whitehead’ White are split up as Internal Affairs looks into the actions of a murdered police officer.

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Memphis Beat: A Little Soul, A Little Blues, A Little Murder!

Jason Lee, Sam Hennings & Skip Bolen

TNT’s new cop show, Memphis Blues [Tuesdays, 10/9C] is a moody piece that features a detective/Elvis impersonator called Dwight Hendricks [Jason Lee]. He has his way of doing things and that way is comfortable for him and everyone else in his precinct, but especially his partner, Charlie “Whitehead” White [Sam Hennings] – and everyone respects his “feelings.” And he moonlights as pretty good Elvis impersonator in his off hours…

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