‘Ringer’ with Sarah Michelle Gellar Series Premiere: TV Recap

Sarah Michelle Gellar plays two roles in the pilot—Bridget and sister Siobhan. One is a stripper, one is a rich Hamptons gal. The show moves fast and furiously, lots of exposition. Do not do Sudoku. Pay attention. There is lots of pretty and lots of rich in the NYC setting of most of the show.

In the prologue, we see a woman (Bridget) hiding from a man in ski mask with wrench—in what looks to me like an art gallery showroom. While Patsy Cline sings "I Fall to Pieces," she runs and he chases her, shouts "You have the wrong girl" as he chokes her!

The title comes up.

Nine days earlier, in Wyoming, she says "my name is Bridget, and I’m an addict." She tells her story to the group.

She drives to a motel. Meets a man (who we will learn is F.B.I) who tells her just to get up on a stand and tell the judge what she saw. And she says if someone (didn’t catch name) wants her dead, she’s dead. Read More...


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