Franklin & Bash

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In Franklin & Bash, two young, fly-by-the-seat-of-their-pants street lawyers cause a seismic culture clash when they join a legendary, button-down law firm. Breckin Meyer is Jared Franklin, who loves sticking it to authority every chance he gets, while Mark-Paul Gosselaar plays Peter Bash, who has a knack for connecting with jury and judge.


  • Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
  • Rating: 8.2 (26 votes)
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Status: Ended
  • Years: 2011 - 2014
  • Episodes per season: 10
  • Network: TNT (US)


Franklin & Bash - season 1

Season 1 (2011)

Rating: 7.7
Franklin & Bash - season 2

Season 2 (2012)

Rating: 7.7
Franklin & Bash - season 3

Season 3 (2013)

Rating: 7.7
Franklin & Bash - season 4

Season 4 (2014)

Rating: 7.8

Characters and Actors

Mark-Paul Gosselaar as Peter Bash in Franklin & Bash

Peter Bash

Actor: Mark-Paul Gosselaar
Breckin Meyer as Jared Franklin in Franklin & Bash

Jared Franklin

Actor: Breckin Meyer
Malcolm McDowell as Stanton Infeld in Franklin & Bash

Stanton Infeld

Actor: Malcolm McDowell
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Reed Diamond as Damien Karp in Franklin & Bash

Damien Karp

Actor: Reed Diamond
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Dana Davis as Carmen Phillips in Franklin & Bash

Carmen Phillips

Actor: Dana Davis
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Heather Locklear as Rachel King in Franklin & Bash

Rachel King

Actor: Heather Locklear
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Garcelle Beauvais-Nilon as Hanna Linden in Franklin & Bash

Hanna Linden

Actor: Garcelle Beauvais-Nilon
Kumail Nanjiani as Pindar Singh in Franklin & Bash

Pindar Singh

Actor: Kumail Nanjiani
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