The Philanthropist

Teddy Rist (portrayed by James Purefoy), is a billionaire playboy haunted by the death of his only child. His life changes when he rescues a young boy during a hurricane in Nigeria. As a result, Rist begins using his fortune to personally change the lives of others.

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  • Series ID 84644
  • Status Ended
  • First Aired 2009-06-24
  • Network NBC
  • Runtime 60
  • Genres Action, Adventure, Drama
  • Airs 10 pm on Wednesday
  • Rating TV-14
  • IMDB tt1217208
  • Schedules Direct SH046955
  • 75340
  • Last Updated By seriesaddict
  • Last Updated 01/15/2015 2:41am


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