Damages Wiki
Damages Wiki
Welcome to
Damages logo red 01
S1 - Patty with Ellen's reflection 01 - Promo

Damages is an American legal thriller television series that follows the brilliant and ruthless high-stakes litigator Patty Hewes and her new hire, the ambitious and idealistic recent law school graduate Ellen Parsons. The series focuses on their tumultuous relationship as Ellen discovers what it takes to take on the powerful and win and Patty grapples with whether or not it was all worth it.

Damages boasts an award-winning cast and crew and is critically acclaimed for its serial, non-linear storytelling.

Starring Glenn Close and Rose Byrne, Damages was created by Todd A. Kessler, Glenn Kessler, and Daniel Zelman. It was produced by KZK Productions, FX Productions, and Sony Pictures Television.

Featured article

S5 - Ellen sitting with her hand on her hip 01 - Promo

Ellen Parsons begins as a recent law school graduate and summer associate at Nye, Everett and Polk. She turns down their generous job offer to be a junior associate, citing an interview at Hewes & Associates. Later, Mr. Nye finds Ellen at a bar she frequents. He warns her about working for Patty Hewes and makes her sign a card, on which he writes above her signature, "I was warned".


Created and maintained by the community, Damages Wiki is a collaborative, encyclopedic resource dedicated to the television series Damages. Whether you're contributing, searching for something specific, or just having a look around, we're glad you're here.

This wiki contains unmarked spoilers.


Have something to add? Spot something you can improve? Jump in and help make this wiki better!

Policies and guidelinesTo-do listFandom's Help Pages

Established in October of 2007, Damages Wiki has 549 pages with 125 articles and 87 files, all thanks to the 2,121 edits by contributors.
Thank you!