Rescue Me


The struggles and triumphs of the men in New York City's 62 Truck, starring Denis Leary as firefighter Tommy Gavin.

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Rescue Me: The Complete Sixth Season’ DVD Clip

We have an exclusive clip from the upcoming home video relaese Rescue Me: The Complete Sixth Season, which hits DVD shelves nationwide on September 13. Click on the video player below to watch a scene where Denis Leary gets laughed at when trying to make a serious announcement.

The acclaimed, groundbreaking series from creators Denis Leary and Peter Tolan comes to an unforgettable end in this remarkable set combining both the tumultuous Sixth Season and emotional Final Season. As troubled NYPD firefighter Tommy Gavin (Denis Leary) confronts his need for rescue and redemption, the crew of 62 Truck wages their own climactic struggle to survive and persevere - both on the front lines and in their personal lives. Embraced by critics and viewers alike for searing, true-to-life performances and unflinching storytelling, Rescue Me closes out its astonishing run with the most compelling seasons of the series.

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Peter Tolan and Callie Thorne Discuss the End of ‘Rescue Me’ Peter Tolan and Callie Thorne discuss the final season of Rescue Me The hit series Rescue Me enters its final season on FX with the seventh and final season debuting tonight, June 29 at 10 PM ET on FX. Executive producer Peter Tolan and actress Callie Thorne, who portrays Sheila Keefe on the series, recently held a conference call to discuss the end of this hit series. Here's what the had to say.

Mr. Tolan, my question is we've been watching Tommy Gavin and it's been kind of like watching the Titanic sink in ultra slow motion. Is there any hope of him finding redemption or, actually I should say, is there any chance of redemption finding since he doesn't really seem to be looking for it.

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FX Sets ‘Rescue Me’ and ‘Louie’ Premiere Dates Tuesday nights this summer are going to be a lot more entertaining as FX is pairing its Emmy and Golden Globe nominated drama Rescue Me with its new comedy series Louie beginning June 29. The sixth and penultimate season of Rescue Me will air Tuesdays at 10:00 PM ET/PT leading into the premiere season of Louie at 11:00 PM ET/PT.

Rescue Me, the critically acclaimed series from Denis Leary and Peter Tolan, is currently in production of its final two seasons of the series. The upcoming sixth season, returning on June 29, features 10 episodes. Rescue Me is slated to close out its remarkable run with nine episodes for the series' seventh and final season in the summer of 2011. The final two seasons will deal with Tommy Gavin's (Denis Leary) recognition of how deeply he is in need of rescue and how time is running out on his last chances for redemption. Rescue Me stars Denis Leary, Adam Ferrara, Michael Lombardi, Steven Pasquale, Andrea Roth, John Scurti, Daniel Sunjata and Callie Thorne. The series was created by Leary and Peter Tolan, who along with Jim Serpico serve as executive producers. The show is produced by Apostle, The Cloudland Company and DreamWorks Television in association with Sony Pictures Television.

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‘Rescue Me: Season 5, Volume 1’ Fires It Up on DVD on September 1st

You can bring all the firefighting drama home on DVD this September. Rescue Me: Season 5, Volume 1 will be released on DVD on September 1. We have no cover art as of yet, but this three-disc set will contain the first half of this season and will be priced at $49.95 SRP. The series stars Denis Leary, Jack McGee, Andrea Roth and John Scurti.

Own the first part of the fifth season of this edgy, groundbreaking FX TV drama! It's another season of challenges and turbulence for Tommy and the guys.

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F/X Announces ‘Rescue Me’'s Fifth Season Will Premiere April 7th

Rescue Me, FX's acclaimed series starring Denis Leary, will kick off its 22-episode fifth season on Tuesday, April 7th at 10 p.m. ET/PT, and today the network placed an order for an additional season from Sony Pictures Television, announced FX Networks President and General Manager John Landgraf.

In addition to the announcements for the fifth season start date and pick-up of a sixth season, Leary will launch "The Rescue Me Comedy Tour," an 11-city live comedy tour featuring Leary, fellow comedians and Rescue Me co-stars Adam Ferrara and Lenny Clarke, and other stand-ups. The Rescue Me Comedy Tour is highlighted with a live show at Radio City Music Hall in New York on Thursday, April 2. This performance of The Rescue Me Comedy Tour will include a screening of the first episode of Rescue Me season five, and will benefit The Leary Firefighters Foundation. Premium VIP tickets and packages are available through the Foundation at or 212-343-0240. For a full comedy tour schedule visit

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‘Rescue Me: The Complete Fourth Season’ Fires It Up on DVD on June 3rd

Put out the fires with Denis Leary on DVD this June. Rescue Me: The Complete Fourth Season is coming to DVD on June 3. This four-disc set will contain all 13 episodes of the season and the set will be priced at $49.95 SRP. The series stars Denis Leary, Tatum O'Neal, Charles Durning and features guest star performances from Susan Sarandon, Gina Gershon and Jennifer Esposito.

- Featurette: Walking Through Fire: The Stories of Rescue Me Season 4

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‘Rescue Me’ Returns with a Beefed Up Fifth Season

All of the series regulars will return. They include Dennis Leary, Michael Lombardi, Tatum O'Neal, Steven Pasquale, Andrea Roth, John Scurti, Daniel Sunjata and Callie Thorne.

Production on the fifth season is set to begin in early 2008. The season will be split up into two separate cycles.

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