FX: The Series

FX: The Series

1996 - 1998, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
A special effects man uses tricks, disguises and illusions to help the NYPD capture criminals. TV series based on the film of the same name. Cameron Daddo stars.

Episode Guide

  • FX: The Series - Red Storm (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    Red Storm

    Loubar once again taunts Rollie when he returns to kill the Chinese trade minister and frames Rollie for it.

  • FX: The Series - Thief (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:


    Rollie and Angie (Cameron Daddo, Christina Cox) play a dangerous game of cat and mouse with a reclusive burglar (Robin Sachs).

  • FX: The Series - Chiller (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:


    The owner of a cryonics lab thinks Angie is the perfect organ donor to help him reunite with his late wife.

  • FX: The Series - Evil Eye (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    Evil Eye

    Rollie has to use his special-effects talent to rescue the victim of an extortion plot who is locked in an airtight chamber.

  • FX: The Series - Inferno (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:


    Rollie gets the blame for a fire that destroys the high-rise location of his latest movie.

  • FX: The Series - Reaper (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:


    Rollie and Mira face impossible odds trying to save New York from the ravages of a bioengineering project gone wrong.

  • FX: The Series - Vigilantes (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:


    When a killer (Kevin Smith) is freed on a technicality, he tries to get even with Rollie (Cameron Daddo) by going after Angie (Christina Cox).

  • FX: The Series - Standoff (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:


    Rollie and Angie (Cameron Daddo, Christina Cox) are pursued by a motorcycle gang when they escort a federal witness (Natalie Radford).

  • FX: The Series - Flashback (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:


    Rollie recreates a fateful day in 1979 to get a senator's assassin to lead him to fellow conspirators.

  • FX: The Series - Spanish Harlem (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Spanish Harlem

    After Mira's former husband calls her in a panic, she and Rollie must chase the stolen F/X van through Spanish Harlem.

  • FX: The Series - Ritual (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:


    Rollie's (Cameron Daddo) Aborigine mentor needs his help recovering an artifact stolen by a fellow tribesman.

  • FX: The Series - High Roller (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    High Roller

    Rollie and Mira, with help from Angie and Danielle Vandenglas, board a suspect's flying casino, hoping to bring him down for the murder of a Scotland Yard inspector.

  • FX: The Series - House of Horrors (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    House of Horrors

    Rollie risks his life to save a model when accidents on a movie set seem meant to shorten her runway.

  • FX: The Series - Deep Cover (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Deep Cover

    FBI Agent Elena Serrano (Maria Conchita Alonso) asks Rollie (Cameron Daddo) to help smuggle an undercover colleague into New York.

  • FX: The Series - Shooting Mickey (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Shooting Mickey

    Rollie (Cameron Daddo) uses an untested stunt chute to keep a reclusive mobster (Cedric Smith) out of the sights of a hit man. With Christina Cox.

  • FX: The Series - Siege (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:


    Rollie's efforts to free Angie from the middle of a bank robbery are hindered by the strange relationship between one of the crooks and Mira.

  • FX: The Series - Unfinished Business (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Unfinished Business

    A mob accountant offers to identify Leo's murderer (Frank Pellegrino) in exchange for Rollie's (Cameron Daddo) help in getting away.

  • FX: The Series - Requiem for a Cop (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Requiem for a Cop

    Rollie teams with internal affairs Detective Mira Sanchez to find the people who framed him and murdered his friend Leo.

  • FX: The Series - Script Doctor (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    Script Doctor

    Rollie's directorial debut is tainted when the fictional robbery in the film is a real heist planned by the producers.

  • FX: The Series - Reunion (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:


    Kidnappers mistake Angie for a woman who has documents linking a prestigious law firm to organized crime.

  • FX: The Series - Bad Influence (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    Bad Influence

    Rollie and an unruly student band together to thwart an armed gang that takes over a high school in order to stage an armored car robbery.

  • FX: The Series - Get Fast (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Get Fast

    Rollie joins forces with a jaded cop to pit two gangs against each other after a drug dealer and a wasted film star get him fired from the set.

  • FX: The Series - Quicksilver (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:


    An international arms smuggler impersonates Rollie in order to pirate a top-secret experimental military weapon.

  • FX: The Series - Double Image (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Double Image

    Leo masquerades as a computer mogul who is marked for death, but the ruse works so well that admiring enemies covet Rollie's skill.

  • FX: The Series - Gemini (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:


    Details in a science fiction film on which Rollie is working make Leo think its director is responsible for unsolved serial killings.

  • FX: The Series - Shivaree (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:


    Leo races the clock to catch armored car thieves who hope to unearth their stash when the statute of limitations is up.

  • FX: The Series - Medea (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:


    Rollie requests Leo's help when a series of suspicious accidents befall an aging star making her comeback on Broadway.

  • FX: The Series - Supernote (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:


    A police officer is killed by a foreign dignitary with diplomatic immunity who is behind a counterfeiting ring.

  • FX: The Series - Target (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:


    Leo and Rollie lay a trap to lure a sniper who killed a protected witness, but it misfires when the marksman targets the duo and their friends.

  • FX: The Series - Eye of the Dragon (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Eye of the Dragon

    While working on a martial arts film, Rollie is reunited with a former lover from Hong Kong, who Leo suspects is in cahoots with an assassin.

  • FX: The Series - French Kiss (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    French Kiss

    The hunt to find the bomber behind a blast that kills a drug cartel witness gets personal because an unintended victim is Rollie's friend and Lucinda's former lover.

  • FX: The Series - The Brotherhood (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    The Brotherhood

    Leo's investigation into a colleague's suspicious suicide leads him to a plot by Irish terrorists to steal the Crown Jewels of England.

  • FX: The Series - White Light (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    White Light

    The murder of Angie's friend, a UFO enthusiast, leads Leo, Rollie and Lucinda to corrupt military officers at a top-secret base.

  • FX: The Series - Dingo (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:


    Rollie's (Cameron Daddo) father is threatened when his bookie runs out of patience. With Kevin Dobson.

  • FX: The Series - The Ring (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    The Ring

    A frustrated Leo recruits Rollie, Angie and Lucinda to help him nail the head of a stolen car ring when the thief eludes him once again.

  • FX: The Series - Pay Back (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Pay Back

    Angie is accused of staging an accident that kills the movie director she holds responsible for her father's death.

  • FX: The Series - High Risk (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    High Risk

    Leo's (Kevin Dobson) friend Colleen is taken hostage when a robbery at a gold exchange goes awry. With Cameron Daddo.

  • FX: The Series - Zero Hour (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Zero Hour

    Rollie stages a jailbreak to help Leo force a terrorist into revealing the whereabouts of a hidden bomb.

  • FX: The Series - F/X: The Illusion (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    F/X: The Illusion

    Helping a special-effects artist framed for murder leads a New York police detective to an international gem-smuggling ring.

  • FX: The Series - The Illusion (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Illusion

    A special effects expert and a New York cop team up to catch criminals.