NY NY FINAL SEASON PREVIEW DURATION OF SEASON: 2002-2003 DURATION OF SERIES 1995-2003 DURATION OF EACH EPISODE: 55 Mins- 60 Mins
DURATION OF SEASON: 2002-2003
DURATION OF SERIES 1995-2003
DURATION OF EACH EPISODE: 55 Mins- 60 Mins
The Penultimate episode is 90 -120 minute special.
The Final Season is the longest of all the other previous seasons. It will have 27-30 episodes. In total the series will have up to 147 episodes in total.
Seasons 1-3 and 5-7 had between 15-20 episodes. Season Five was the second longest season with 18 episodes. Season Four had the least with 14 episodes.
In total the series will have up to 147 episodes in total.
STORYLINE SPOILERSTHE BEGINNING OF THE END.
This is it. The final ever season of New York, New York. It will have twists and turns, the most shocking of revelations, most horrifying and darkest moments, murders, sexual encounters, love affairs, family feuds, the entrance of characters that bring the plot to it's conclusion and the return of some original favourites. Plus, flashbacks in time, to see what our favourite characters, past and present, were like in their younger years.
WHO KILLED JEFF WILSON?
Jeff Wilson, Harry's controversial brother, has be murdered on a tropical island in Caribbean Sea alongside his lover, Isabella Tarn. Jeff had just recently uncovered secrets from Bethany's laptop, while on the run from the American Government and Pirates, and it wasn't just The Cosmos Society secrets. His attempts to sneak a disk, with confidential information, back into the U.S.A, have appeared to hit a snag and his untimely demise has been the biggest. But, has his death, been a setting for true colours to be revealed? And who was behind his grizzly murder? Bethany seems certain to have a motive or her runaway sister. Is there a link to the past, as well as the present?
Even in death, Jeff may have the last laugh.
BETHANY AND REBECCA.
These two ladies, seemed to had brought light back into Harry's life, following his beloved Tina's supposed passing on September 11th 2001. Gaining a daughter and a second wife, had seemed the comfort he's needed. But, what doesn't he know about his closest loved ones? Let's just say they do their utmost to keep their secrets safe, as well as their latest antics in the bedroom, even if they have to get blood on their hands, or somebody else's.
BACK TO THE FUTURE
Unfortunately, we're not using a delorean time machine for this plot. But, a trip down memory lane, in flashbacks. Although, the past will eventually catch up to the present, which will conclude the show, with a showdown of all showdowns. Since the very first scene of the very first episode of the series, a question, has been left unanswered. Who killed Harry and Jeff's parents? Hexville, 1978-1979, Hexville, upstate New York, is where it's set and we get to see the Wilsons and Mcquire's in their younger years.
RETURN OF THE ORIGINALS.
Mark Hamill Greg Mcquire, Nancy Allen Helen Mcquire, Kathy Bates Lola Parent and Joan Collins Audrey Mcquire reprise their roles for the series finale. One original character makes an untimely demise off screen. Plus, an unexpected surprise return for a much loved one. You never guess who?
LESS SCREEN TIME FOR THE CITY THAT NEVER SLEEPS.
The majority of the scenes in New York City, will be filmed involving Eddie Murphy, Jada Pinkett, Michael J Fox and Kristin Kreuk's characters. Erica Durance's, Rebecca Turner, will later have a plot thicken scene in Central Park, later on. The series Finale will be centred on New York City.
The majority of the final season will be based in the fictional Long Island town of Francis Bay, (new home to Harry, Bethany and Rebecca). BEWARE THE LIGHTHOUSE!
The second most seen setting will be the flashbacks to Hexville, upstate New York, 1978-79, Harry's hometown.
HARRY IS ONLY ORIGINAL TO SURVIVE ENTIRE SERIES.By the seventh Season, Harry Wilson played by Harrison Ford, is the only original character/actor to survive the series. It's official he will survive to the end and will be the only original central character to appear in every episode of the series. Excluding Joan Collins Audrey Mcquire, who didn't appear until the fourth episode, Motherly Love, and Clint Eastwood Jeff Wilson, who didn't appear until the fifth episode,' A Curse Down The Aisle,' Carrie Fisher Tina M Wilson, Mark Hamill Greg Mcquire, Nancy Allen Helen W Mcquire, Kathy Bates Lola S Parent and Sean Connery William Mcquire, were the only other five originals of the show. By the end of Season Five, Greg and Helen moved to California with their son, Frank. Audrey and Billy moved to England, at the end of the same Season. Lola was committed to a psychiatric care home in the Season Six Finale and the biggest departure was Tina, who supposedly passed away in the true event of September 11th 2001, end of Season Six. The majority of the original cast will return for the Series Finale.
MAIN CAST/CHARACTERS HARRISON FORD as Harry Wilson.
Younger Brother to deceased Jeff. Is currently married to second wife, Bethany, whom had a crush on Harry at high school. Has been reunited with supposed long lost daughter, Rebecca. Will soon move to new home and location, Francis Bay, Long Island to try and begin afresh following the bizarre murder of his brother, Jeff. But, as time goes by, Harrys past will catch up to him and will have to face it once more, in present time. Will the loose ends, be the ones that Harry had hoped for? Harry is the only character to appear in every episode of the series.
HARRISON FORD as Harry Wilson.
KAREN ALLEN as Bethany Morrison Wilson.
Appeared to be the new thorn in Harry's side, but it appears Bethany is not all she seems. Is currently married to her high school crush and in not time at all, her secrets have already begun to unfold. Bethany has grown close to Rebecca and has a son, who has yet to be seen...or has he? It appears her sister, who's name is Carla is the runaway sister of the once secret, fraudulent Meta Human studying society, The Cosmos,' doesn't think Bethany can withdraw suspicion and the late Jeff, who immediately smelt a rat, seemed to had paid for it, with his life. Bethany's darkest hour is upon the final season and will soon have a new sidekick and part time love affair in Rebecca, who has her own secret. What is Bethany's secret? Does she love Harry? And what will come of her fate?
ERICA DURANCE as Rebecca Turner.
Is the apparent daughter of Harry and Tina. Is a homosexual and in her first year in the big apple, has already had a sexual encounter with her cousins wife and shared a dark secret with her step mother. Like Bethany, is Rebecca all that she seems. What's her secret? Is she just misunderstood or just another plot to cover the wool over Harry's eyes?
MICHAEL J FOX as Christopher Wilson.
Son of deceased parents Jeff and Sylvia. Married to Emma Wilson, daughter of deceased former senator Otto Cole. Is photographer/ reporter for the New York Times. Has lost many people he's cared for over the years (Jeff, Sylvia and George) and Christopher's final season will come to a dramatic conclusion, when a certain somebody attempts to seduce him and is traumatized by yet another revelation. Will only appear in half the Final Seasons episodes.
KRISTIN KREUK as Emma Cole Wilson.
Is the daughter of the deceased Otto Cole and married to Christopher Wilson. Has recently lost the man she saw as her father in a fatal explosion and had a one night stand with best friend Rebecca. Is currently being harassed by her natural birth father. Emma's betrayal, her own secrets and guilt, will make her own fate, devastating. Will only appear in half the final seasons episodes.
EDDIE MURPHY as Abraham Carlisle.
Is the new police lieutenant of his New York City Precinct. Is married to Elaina and has a son called Andy. Tragically, just lost his father Brendan, stepping into Jeff's shoes, his job soon becomes not just his personal issue, but Elaina's and Harry's. What's Abraham involved in that brings Harry into the equation? How does Elaina eventually get involved? Will only appear in between 15-20 episodes of the final season.
JADA PINKETT SMITH as Elaina Carlisle.
Is married to Abraham and has a son called Andy. Elaina takes a dislike to one of Abrahams new police recruits, which will soon put her, Abraham and Andy in danger. Her investigations will reveal a dramatic twist in the entire Final Season plot twist. Will only appear in between 15-20 episodes of the final season.
TOM WELLING as Benjamin Bates.
Is a 22 year old fisherman in Francis Bay and is dating 21 year old, Deloris King, who has fallen in love with her tall, dark, blued eyed handsome stud. Benjamin grows close to the Wilson, who settle down on Long Island. He will also grow attached to another main character. Benjamin's background is rather sketchy and what comes of his conclusive season, will be revealed in due course.
ALLISON MACK as Deloris King.
The daughter of Coffee shop owners, Charlotte and Dominic King. Is desperately wanting to be a lawyer after leaving college, but is distracted by her love for Benjamin. Her possessive love for Benjamin and her parents over protectiveness, becomes a dangerous game and somebody sooner or later will end up painfully hurt. Had a younger brother, who died in a house fire many years ago. Begins a friendship with Rebecca.
SHELLEY LONG as Charlotte King.
Mother to Deloris and wife to Dominic. Has been out of a psychiatric ward for seven years, following her breakdown over her son's death in a fire and seems to have made a decent recovery. But, soon becomes obsessed in running her daughters future, which could eventually see her over the edge. Has a past connection to Bethany. Both her and husband Dominic run a coffee shop in Francis Bay, Long Island.
CHEVY CHASE as Dominic King.
Is an old high school class mate of Harry, at Hexville. Was seen as a dork and was madly in love with Bethany, who had eyes for only one man. A loving family man, he has to make sure his wife stays stable, his daughter has a decent future and make sure the business stays in shape. Begins a good friendship with Harry and reminisce of their past, as well as their own personal issues.
STEVEN SEAGAL as Eric Lance.
New recruit at NYPD, and is taken a dislike to by Elaina. He and Abraham are seen like the new sidekicks, but Abrahams wife isn't so sure. Elaina's investigations draw her into dangerous territory and Eric will take no chances, if pushed.
INTRODUCING SHAWN ASHMORE as Joshua Norton.
Will join before the end of the series, as Harry's illegitimate son. His mother was Lacy Norton, who appears to had been murdered. Josh attempts at bonding with his father and taking an interest in a local girl, makes him take centre stage in helping his father see the light.
SHAWN ASHMORE as Joshua Norton.
LINDA BLAIR as Julia Sterling.
Joins towards the end of the series. Lets just say, she and Rebecca have history. All will be revealed. A clue will be revealed on the 1978-79 cast list.
RE- OCCURING GUEST STARS
MICHAEL DOUGLAS as Steven Whittaker.
Is the shows original guest star, who appeared in the very first episode as Harrys long time friend and colleague. Was eventually incarcerated for the murder of his brother and attempted murder of Jeff Wilson. Has been on death row for six years, and decides to escape for glory and soon finds himself in the comfort of Harry's basement on Long Island. Big mistake. Was last seen in Season Four.
CASSIDY FREEMAN as Linda Perry.
Once an operative/ scientist and agent for the secret Meta Human Studying Society, The Cosmos, is now one of the infected and is hiding out in Francis. Cannot be exposed to sunlight, due to her abilities and will soon find loving comfort in Rebecca. But, that comfort could soon become complicated and dangerous. Was last seen in Season Five.
SPECIAL GUEST STARS. LYNDA CARTER as Carla Morrison.
The most wanted woman on the planet. Bethany's older sibling, former creator of the secret society The Cosmos. Is a powerful, fraudulent, homicidal, most dangerous and selfish character you could imagine. How she eventually finally decides to show her face, will be revealed. But, her fooling of the American government and wrecking thousands of lives, has now become a personal issue. Jeff was at the centre of it, and now Harry is at the centre of it, especially where missing son, Jack is concerned.
LYNDA CARTER as Carla Morrison.
AMY ADAMS as Clara Barton.
In search of her long lost daughter, whom she gave up at birth. Her daughters identity is that of a main character and whom has not been honest of her past. Clara's desperation, eventually becomes her undoing.
RETURNING ORIGINALS MARK HAMILL as Greg Mcquire.
Twin brother to supposed deceased Tina and husband to Helen. Has a son called Frank and is currently living in San Francisco. Last seen Season Six finale as a guest star. Officially left as a regular in Season Five.
MARK HAMILL as Greg Mcquire.
NANCY ALLEN as Helen W Mcquire .
Is wife to Greg and mother to Frank. Is currently living in San Francisco, California. Last seen as a guest star in the Season Six Finale. Officially left as a regular in Season Five.
KATHY BATES as Lola S Parent.
Is currently in a care home after suffering a mental breakdown following the trauma of September 11th 2001. Lost her husband, George and best friend Tina. Will she recover and who can help her? Last seen Season Six Finale.
Joan Collins first made her appearance in Season One's, Motherly Love, and was made a guest star, before becoming a series regular , up until the Season Five finale. Was last seen in the Season Six finale. Is husband to William and mother to Tina and Greg. Is currently living in London, England. Will return for the series finale.
Sean Connery as William Mcquire will NOT be reprising his role. William (billy), will be killed off screen, which will conclude the series plot. Is husband to Audrey and father to Tina and Greg. Currently living in London, England.
1978-79FLASHBACK MAIN CAST/CHARACTERS.
AARON ASHMORE as Harry Wilson.
Eighteen year old Harry, is son to Mary and Jonathan Wilson and younger brother to town gangster Jeff Wilson. Falls in love with long time friend Tina, who he has to go up against his brothers, gangster friend to gain her affection. Feuding between the Wilsons and Mcquires, as well as other complications, attempt to thwart the great love story. Harry's final year of graduation, will eventually be the most dramatic, devastating and questionable conclusion of his life. Older self is portrayed by Harrison Ford
LINDA BLAIR as Tina Mcquire.
Seventeen/eighteen years old. Is daughter to British born parents, William and Audrey. Is twin sister to Greg Mcquire. Has known Harry since, she was seven years old and is currently dating Hank Willis, town gangster. Will soon realize her true feelings for Harry and are caught up between the feuding Wilsons/Mcquire's and Gangsters. Is very close to her twin brother Greg. Older self was/is portrayed by Carrie Fisher.
JOSH HENDERSON as Jeff Wilson.
Twenty Five year old gangster, who's life of crime, is partly the reasons the Mcquire's dislike the Wilsons and against Harry and Tina, as well as Hank with Tina. He attempts to try and allow Harry to interact in his life, but this makes his younger sibling a little naïve. Seems to respect his mother more, than he does his father. His criminal activities reach new heights, and sets him running out of town and out of Harry's life for the next sixteen years. Could Jeff's crime, be part of his parents murder? Older self was portrayed by Clint Eastwood.ERIC JOHNSON as Greg Mcquire.
Is son to British Born parents, William and Audrey. Is twin brother to Tina. Currently lives under the physical abuse of his father and the only decent companion in his life is Tina. Sometimes turns to underage drinking to hide his problems. Has occasional confrontations with Hank Willis over Tina. But, what does he make of Harry? Can he keep Tina's secret on her dating a town gangster, and eventually a gangsters brother? Older self is played by Mark Hamill.
EWAN MCGREGOR as William Mcquire.
Is British born father to Tina and Greg. Married to British Born wife, Audrey. Is nicknamed Billy. Moved to the states from the UK, in the late 50's/early 60's and is a lawyer. Has a personal feuding with opposite number Otto Cole and eventually, The Wilsons. Is abusive to wife and son, but not so much Tina. Conspires to wreck havoc on The Wilsons, as well as the town gangsters and his reaction to Tina lusting with a gangster and falling in love with Jeff's brother, will leave him outraged and will see Billy play dirty. Older self was played by Sean Connery.HELENA BONHAM CARTER as Audrey Mcquire.
Is British born mother, to Greg and Tina. Is married to abusive lawyer husband , William. Works as a florist in the fictional New York, State town of Hexville. Attempts to keep the peace, to avoid herself and Greg being hurt by William. Is encouraged to leave her husband by her family, but is worried of repercussions. Has a close friendship with Mary and a passionate moment with a family adversary. Once the feuding starts, Audrey has to pick sides. Older self is portrayed by Joan Collins.BILL MURRAY as Otto Cole.
Is the Wilsons lawyer and close family friend, who defends Jeff all the way. Otto though does advises Jeff, not to play dangerously, as Billy can play dirty. But, Otto plays dangerously when he succumbs to a night of passion with a frustrated housewife and is caught up in the suburbs gang crimes. Otto and Billy's conflict concludes heart break for two much loved characters. Older self was played by Tommy Lee Jones. JESSE METCALFE as Hank Willis.
Is town gangster alongside Jeff Wilson and is secretly dating Tina Mcquire. Has been involved in burglary, Grand Theft Auto, muggings, assault etc, and even though he and Jeff are buddies, he is left fuming, when Harry and Tina fall in love. Jeff attempts to stop Hank from hurting his brother and Hank decides, that the only way that will be done, is if Jeff does the heist of his life. Will appear in present time 2002-03, but his identity is kept under wraps.
DONALD SUTHERLAND as Albert Kray. Note: Zooey Deschanel is slightly older than Katy Perry in real life, even though in the story Katy's Perry's character is older than Zooey Deschanel's character. Spoiler: There is one more shock to come before the end of the series, which may have already been hinted.
Is Canadian born, local police officer of Hexville and is often looked upon as sometimes controversial. He may often seem like your local hero, but can often take bribes, tell lies, pervert the course of justice. And what he does in the summer of '79' is beyond forgiving and pure evil, which leaves a scar on character, who in present time has gone down a dark road.
ZOOEY DESCHANEL as Bethany Morrison.
Is around seventeen/eighteen years old and madly in love with Harry Wilson, who clearly has eyes for one other girl. Dominic King, attempts to win her heart over the course of their graduation year. Seen as the female dork of Hexville High School, Bethany doesn't seem to see Tina as her rival, for some reason, she profusely attempts to get Tina to like her, as well as try and have Harry fall for her. Is often degraded by her older sister Carla, and ignored by her mother. The summer of '79' is the beginning of her fall into darkness. Older self is played by Karen Allen.KATY PERRY as Carla Morrison.
Is older sibling to Bethany and often fears, Bethany cramps her style. Is seen as the whore of the suburbs and is an attention seeker. Her father works away and suspects his job has more to it, than meets the eye. Seduces Hank Willis on occasions and attempts to do the same with Harry, as well as Jeff. Carla also attempts to bed, Jonathan Wilson. The summer of '79' ultimately sees her attitude towards her sister change for better or for worse. Older self will be played by Lynda Carter.MICHAEL CERA as Dominc King.
Is seen as the geek of Hexville High and is madly in love with Bethany, who continuously turns down his advances, as she has eyes for somebody else. Even saving her from a classroom fire, cannot make her warm to him. Constantly teased by school bullies and the criminals of Hexville, Dom doesn't have the courage to fight back, until he makes a horrid discovery. Older self is played by Chevy Chase.JUDITH LIGHT as Marilyn Morrison.
Is mother to Bethany and Carla. Can be neglectful towards her daughters at times. Constantly criticises the suburb towns people and can often be thrown in a jail cell for disturbing the peace and acting in a disrespectful manor. The summer of '79' her guilt is soon shown, when someone dear to becomes centre of an horrific crime.ANNETTE O' TOOLE as Mary Wilson.
Is mother to Harry and Jeff and loving wife to Jonathan. Sees Harry as the apple of her eye and occasionally wants to support Jeff, but finds it hard to believe he will change for the better. Is a librarian and is friends with Audrey. The feuding between the Wilsons/Mcquire and the criminal world begins a journey to Mary Wilsons unsolved murder.JOHN SCHNEIDER as Jonathan Wilson.
Father to Harry and Jeff and loving husband to Mary. Close friends with family lawyer Otto Cole. Is a labourer and respects Harry, more than he can Jeff, due to his criminal activity. The feuding with the Mcquire's and the criminal world, leads to his unsolved murder.
Note: Zooey Deschanel is slightly older than Katy Perry in real life, even though in the story Katy's Perry's character is older than Zooey Deschanel's character.
Spoiler: There is one more shock to come before the end of the series, which may have already been hinted.
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