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The West Wing(TV show/series, 1999-2006)

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| 45min per episode | Genre: Drama

Scripted Reality in 7 seasons with 154 episodes

The West WingRating: 4.1/5 (with 220 votes) 447
The West Wing is an American serial political drama television series created by Aaron Sorkin that was originally broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1999, to May 14, 2006. The series is set primarily in the West Wing of the White House, where the Oval Office and offices of presidential senior personnel are located, during the fictitious Democratic administration of President Josiah Bartlet. The West Wing was produced by Warner Bros. Television and featured an ensemble cast, including Martin Sheen, John Spencer, Allison Janney, Rob Lowe, Bradley Whitford, Richard Schiff, Janel Moloney, Dulé Hill, and ()
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Awards & Nominations for The West Wing

TCA Heritage Award 4x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series 2x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series 3x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series 4x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series 2x Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Drama Series 3x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series 4x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series 2x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series 2x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series 2x TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Drama Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama 2x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series 2x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series 2x Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Drama Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music 2x Peabody Awards Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series Satellite Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama TCA Award for Program of the Year TCA Award for Outstanding New Program 5x Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Drama Series 5x Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Drama 4x TCA Award for Individual Achievement in Drama 6x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music 6x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Costumes for a Series 5x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series 7x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Main Title Design 6x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series 2x TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Drama 4x Satellite Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama 7x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series 2x TCA Award for Program of the Year 6x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series 5x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series 3x Satellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama TCA Award for Outstanding New Program 4x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series 6x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series 2x Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama 4x NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series 5x Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition for a Series 4x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Costume Designers Guild Award for Best Costume Design – Contemporary TV Series 2x Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama 4x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series 2x NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Picture Editing for a Drama Series Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Dramatic Series TCA Heritage Award

About The West Wing

The West Wing provides a glimpse into presidential politics in the nation's capital as it tells the stories of the members of a fictional presidential administration. These interesting characters have humor and dedication that touches the heart while the politics that they discuss touch on everyday life.

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The West Wing Seasons and Episodes

09/25/2005Season 7 - 22 episodes
The seventh and final season of the American political drama television series The West Wing aired in the United States on NBC from September 25, 2005, to May 14, 2006, and consisted of 22 episodes. The series changed time slots from Wednesdays at 9:00 pm to Sundays at 8:00 pm, and the series struggled in its new time slot against ABC's Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and CBS's Cold Case. ()
After nearly eight years, President Bartlet's time in the White House has come to an end, and two formidable men vie for the Presidency: Arnold Vinick, a Republican senator from California, and Matthew Santos, a three-term Houston Democratic congressman. After suffering a heart attack, former Advisor to the President Leo McGarry resolutely serves as Santos' vice presidential running mate, ably assisted by Annabeth Schott. Former Deputy Chief of Staff Josh Lyman keeps his highly regarded political mind in overdrive as Santos' campaign manager.
#1 | 09/25/2005The Ticket
3.5/5 (with 1 vote)
As everyone but Josh causes Santos to question his choice of Leo as his running mate, Bartlet's investigation into the dangerous press leak continues. Also C.J. gets interviewed by Babish and Donna approaches Josh for a job.
#2 | 10/02/2005The Mommy Problem
3.5/5 (with 2 votes)
Santos and Vinick have to deal with press fallout when it looks like the Bartlet White House is not going to continue the investigation into the press leaks.
#3 | 10/09/2005Message of the Week
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)
It's three weeks into the presidential campaign and Vinick meets with Frost out on the trail. Santos pulls a stunt which leads to higher approval ratings and jolts the Vinick camp. Vinick and Santos try to kick each other politically while they focus on their messages of the week.
#4 | 10/16/2005Mr. Frost
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)
Margaret is interrogated at a hearing held by the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence; Santos deflects religious questions onto Vinick; Someone gives C.J. intelligence information; a Palestinian leader is assassinated and Bartlet wants to attend the funeral despite security concerns. Also, we learn Margaret's last name.
#5 | 10/23/2005Here Today
4.3/5 (with 1 vote)
The White House is trying to cope with the revelation of the identity of the leaker and Babish's questioning of Toby convinces him that he must get his lawyer. Lou persuades Josh to get Santos to clean house with his campaign staff. Kate finally reaches Charles Frost and confronts him about what he told to C.J. and a few other things about his personality in general. The Bartlets hear Ellie's heapful of "good" and "bad" news.
#6 | 10/30/2005The Al Smith Dinner
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)
Donna is back and she's working for the Santos/McGarry campaign, but just not for Josh. An attack ad on Santos by a pro-life group puts Vinick in a corner when Santos demands Vinick renounce it but Vinick knows that if he does it will offend the G.O.P. Le
#7 | 11/06/2005The Debate
4.0/5 (with 2 votes)
Santos and Vinick battle it out in primetime live. Forrest Saywer the moderator poses questions and attempts to ensure that the candidates remain within bounds. Ellen DeGeneres guest hosts the show on behalf of American Express and their new credit card. This is the live feed for the East Coast, as opposed to the West Coast feed which was used for the syndication and dvd releases.
#8 | 11/13/2005Undecideds
Lou and Santos run into trouble on the road when they try to pick up a family's vote; their child was shot by a Latino police officer. Also, CJ must manage a crisis between China and Kazakhstan.
#9 | 12/11/2005The Wedding
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)
Santos is working on campaign strategy, Ellie's getting married, Abbey is welcoming guests, Bartlet's making jokes, China and Kazahkstan are about to go to war, Carol makes an appearance, and Josh may get fired.
#10 | 01/08/2006Running Mates
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)
All eyes are looking forward to the Leo McGarry/Ray Sullivan Vice Presidential debate. Meawhile, Santos is trying not to catch his children's cold and he visits his home in Texas and continues to campaign. Jorge Santos, the Congressman's brother, may cause some problems at a gathering.
#11 | 01/15/2006Internal Displacement
3.5/5 (with 2 votes)
The Westins visit Washington and Doug is keeping a secret from Liz that many other senior staffers already know about. C.J. tries to make a deal with the French to try to handle a problem in the Sudan. Gail is in trouble. Josh asks Will for a little help with the campaign. C.J. and Danny go out to dinner and talk like good old friends and C.J. likens men to salmon while dealing with a waitress who is not all that found of her.
#12 | 01/22/2006Duck and Cover
3.5/5 (with 2 votes)
Bartlet must deal with the possiblity of a nuclear explosion in California, Kate is keeping a careful watch on the election in Kazakhstan and China's response, Will is acting as the government's voice this week, and Josh is trying to keep his political version of Tourette's in check.
#13 | 03/12/2006The Cold
After the near-nuclear disaster at the power plant the polls show surprising, or maybe not so surprising, results for both candidates. The Vinick camp gears up for backlash while the Santos camp hopes for cause to celebrate. Meanwhile Bartlet is still trying to keep the situation in Central Asia under control. Relationships in the Santos campaign, the Vinick campaign, and the West Wing all undergo changes and Vinick and Bartlet attempt to deal with different versions of the cold.
#14 | 03/19/2006Two Weeks Out
3.5/5 (with 2 votes)
There are only two weeks left before Election Day and both candidates must make difficult choices at a time when they are both extremely tired. Vinick meets a famous athlete who greets him with a welcome that sings possible campaign trouble. Santos doesn't have such trouble with the athlete. Both candidates are campaigning in California with the hopes of stealing the election from the other guy in the hopes of thereby winning the election. Santos' briefcase falls into the hands of the Vinick campaign.
#15 | 03/26/2006Welcome to Wherever You Are
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)
The Santos campaign meets up with Rock the Vote and lots of musicians are around for a star-studded episode. Helen gives a lecture to MANA (a National Latina Organization, formerly Mexican American National Association) but her heritage doesn't help her when trying to deliver part of the Santos campaign message. Toby is being pressured by the Attorney General, Blake, to reveal his source and it's affecting his relationship with his kids. He tries a little psychological warfare of his own to get Blake to back down. Toby is also giving Josh campaign advice which includes plans to increase courtship of the Latino vote. Elsewhere on the campaign trail, it's Halloween and Toby's kids and Santos' kids are dressing up for the occasion.
#16 | 04/02/2006Election Day (1)
Election Day finally arrives, and between analyzing exit polls, and mulling over news reports, a few Santos staff members discover the joys of campaign romance. Meanwhile, C.J. ponders life after the White House; and Annabeth makes a tragic discovery.
#17 | 04/09/2006Election Day (2)
3.5/5 (with 2 votes)
Abbey is in New Hamphire with Liz Bartlet-Westin and they are awaiting the results of Doug Westin's campaign for a seat in Congress. Members of both the Santos campaign and the Vinick campaign must decide how to handle a tragedy, as the voters around the country continue to cast their votes for the next President of the United States.
#18 | 04/16/2006Requiem
3.5/5 (with 2 votes)
Former series regulars, including Marlee Matlin, Mary-Louise Parker, Tim Matheson, Anna Deavere Smith and Gary Cole, make guest appearances as Bartlet, Santos and their staff members attend a funeral for one of their own. Also, Josh cautions Santos about getting involved in the vote for Speaker of the House.
#19 | 04/23/2006Transition
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)
Former cast member Rob Lowe returns as a senior political official in this episode, which finds Bartlet and his staff making the transition as easy as possible for the president-elect, who discovers some unpleasant realities about his new job. Meanwhile, a stressed-out Josh realizes that he may need to take some time off after he reaches his breaking point.
#20 | 04/30/2006The Last Hurrah
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)
While Santos is busy trying to select a new vice president, his wife finds her new responsibilities staggering. Meanwhile, Vinick ponders his next move.
#21 | 05/07/2006Institutional Memory
3.8/5 (with 2 votes)
C.J. and Will both face uncertain futures as Bartlet and his staffers prepare to leave the White House to make way for the Santos administration.
#22 | 05/14/2006Tomorrow
After seven seasons of the Award-winning drama series, the Bartlet Administration prepares to leave the White House and The West Wing. While Santos and his winning camp are nervously gearing up for the presidential inauguration, current President Bartlet (Martin Sheen), CJ (Allison Janney) and the others fondly look back as they prepare to leave the White House forever.
10/20/2004Season 6 - 22 episodes
09/24/2003Season 5 - 22 episodes
09/25/2002Season 4 - 23 episodes
10/10/2001Season 3 - 21 episodes
10/04/2000Season 2 - 22 episodes
09/22/1999Season 1 - 22 episodes
10/03/2001Specials - 3 episodes

Additional Information

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Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 21 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Bosnian (BS), Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Ended
First episode released on: 09/22/1999
Last episode released on: 05/14/2006
Appearing Characters: Josiah Bartlet, Leo McGarry, Josh Lyman, C. J. Cregg, Sam Seaborn, Toby Ziegler, Will Bailey, Charlie Young, Donna Moss, Abbey Bartlet, Mandy Hampton, Kate Harper, Annabeth Schott, Matt Santos, Arnold Vinick, Eleanor Bartlet, Zoey Bartlet, Danny Concannon, Deborah Fiderer, Percy Fitzwallace, Amy Gardner, John Hoynes, Delores Landingham, Joey Lucas, Bob Russell, Andrea Wyatt, June Wheeler, Ginger, Steve, Chris, Jonathan, Ed, Bonnie, Nancy, Donnie, Mark Gottfried, Lord John Marbury, Joseph Bruno, Bobbi, Katie Witt, Al Kiefer, Mary Marsh, Michael Casper, Larry, Stevie, Mark Richardson, Jaworski, Roger Tribbey, Max Lobell, Stanley Keyworth, Robbie Mosley, Jack Sloan, Millicent Griffith, Mark O'Donnell, Arthur Leeds, Ainsley Hayes, Sondra, Margaret Hooper, Ken Shannon, Mark Chase, Carol Fitzpatrick, Ron Butterfield, Nancy McNally, Roger Salier, Mike Chysler, Jenny McGarry, Matt Skinner, Roberto Mendoza, George Rollie, Kenny Thurman, Gina Toscano, Chinese Ambassador, Henry Shallick, Mickey Troop, Bob Engler, Larry Claypool, Bernard Thatch, Robert Ritchie, Mallory O'Brien, Phil, Zach, Manny, Douglas Wegland, Sally, Alan Adamle, Elsie Snuffin, Jack Reese, Presidential Reporter, Joe Quincy, Ryan Pierce, Jean Paul, Oliver Babish, Darren Gibson, Alexander Thompson, Glenallen Walken, Angela Blake, Bob Slatterly, SitRoom Civilian Advisor, Ted Willard, Wendell Tripplehorn, Jamie Reed, Howard Stackhouse, Connie Tate, Albie Duncan, Simon Donovan, Intern Stacy, Jimmy Wendall, Secret Service Agent Wesley, Elizabeth Bartlet Westin, Steve Atwood, Robert Royce, Doug Westin, Officer Thomas, Mitch Bryce, Reporter Jo, Jules Ziegler, Bartender Tammy, Cliff Calley, Jordon Kendall, Gail Mackee, Miles Hutchinson, Cassie Tatum, Lewis Berryhill, Jeff Haffley, Bruno Gianelli, SitRoom Civilian Advisor David, Reporter John, George Arnold, Bob Mayer, Trevor, Ben Dryer, Jack Sosa, Saeb Mukarat, Congressman Lackey, Edwin Kelwick, Rina, Sean, Ling-Po, Greg Brock, Sheila Brooks, Nicholas Alexander, Colin Ayres, Mike Gordon, Matt Hunt, Helen Santos, Reporter Charlayne, Roy Ashland, Ned Carlson, Eric Baker, Shira Galit, Curtis Carruthers, Reporter George, Theodore Barrow, Lisa Wolfe, Colonel Leahy, Nizar Farad, Ronna Beckman, Taylor Reid, Doran Mazar, Marla Worisky, Otto, Peter Santos, Jane Braun, Charles Frost, Bram Howard, Edie Ortega, Dylan Clark, Mike Diacovo, Louise Thornton, Barry Goodwin, Mark B. Sellner, Curtis Shaeffer, Ellis Taylor, Vic Faison, Steve Hodder, Miranda Santos, Congresswoman Gleeson, Ray Sullivan, Laurie, Al Caldwell, Cathy
Creator: Aaron Sorkin
Producer: Thomas Schlamme
Screenwriter: Debora Cahn, Josh Singer
Director of Photography: Thomas Del Ruth
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"West Wing: Nos Bastidores do Poder"
"白宫群英"
"The West Wing – Im Zentrum der Macht"
"El ala oeste de la Casa Blanca"
"ザ・ホワイトハウス"
"West Wing"
"West Wing, The"

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