Parents' Guide to

Body of Proof

By Kari Croop, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Gutsy heroine with strong values rises above a so-so script.

TV ABC Drama 2011
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Community Reviews

age 18+

Based on 1 parent review

age 18+

Lot of cleavage!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Body of Proof isn't the only show about a female medical examiner on television. But unlike, say Rizzoli & Isles -- a Cagney & Lacey-esque buddy drama about a medical examiner who works closely with a homicide cop -- it feels more rooted in realism, thanks in large part to Delany's strong showing in the driver's seat.

That's not to say she's got great material to work with; at times, the dialogue feels overly schmaltzy and somewhat contrived, which takes away from her winning performance. But Delany is still able to rise above it, delivering a smart character we'd like to know better.

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