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The Philanthropist

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Drama Action & Adventure Rated: 14+ (TV-14)2009 - 20091 SeasonSeries EndedOn: Rent or Buy Only

The Philanthropist is an American action drama series that premiered on NBC on Wednesday, June 24, 2009. The program was a limited summer series, principally filmed in South Africa. It opened to strong ratings, but saw a drop in viewers in subsequent weeks. The Philanthropist is a Carnival Films production in association with The Levinson/Fontana Company and Original Media. Tom Fontana, Barry Levinson, Peter Horton, Charlie Corwin, Gareth Neame, and Teri Weinberg served as executive producers.On October 21, 2009, the series was canceled by NBC. Fans attempts to keep the show on the air using Facebook and a charitable cause called "Save The Philanthropist through Charity" were unsuccessful.The Philanthropist featuring James Purefoy and Neve Campbell has one or more episodes available for purchase on Prime Video. It's an action & adventure and drama show with 8 episodes over 1 season. The Philanthropist is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (1,455 votes).

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4 episodes (50%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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#6,905 Ranked TV Show

#1987 Ranked in Action & Adventure TV

#3420 Ranked in Drama TV

The Philanthropist has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (1,455 votes). The show is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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