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'The Shield,' Back in Action

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'The Shield,' Back in Action

'The Shield,' Back in Action

'The Shield,' Back in Action

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The gritty cop drama The Shield, starring Michael Chiklis, begins its sixth season tonight on the FX cable network.

It's intense from the start — and it keeps building from there.