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T.J. Hooker 

The weekly adventures of tough-as-nails veteran police officer Sgt. T.J. Hooker, who rides the beat with his rookie partner Vince Romano.

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Rick Husky
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
William Shatner ...  Sgt. T.J. Hooker 90 episodes, 1982-1986
Heather Locklear ...  Officer Stacy Sheridan 85 episodes, 1982-1986
Adrian Zmed ...  Officer Vince Romano 72 episodes, 1982-1985
James Darren ...  Officer Jim Corrigan / ... 66 episodes, 1982-1986
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Storyline

In the tradition of other cop shows like "Miami Vice" and "Car 54, Where Are You?", this series is no exception. The viewer follows the exploits of T.J. Hooker and Vince Romano as police officers, as they track criminals and enforce the law. Written by Ari Herzog <ari@ici.net>

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His name is T.J. Hooker. A police sergeant training young cops to be the best on the Force...out with them on the street. Excitement! Action! Adventure!

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Action | Crime | Drama

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TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 March 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hooker See more »

Filming Locations:

Burbank, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(89 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

The second series in which a character portrayed by William Shatner has a first and middle name with some combination of the letters "J" and "T". In this series, his initials "T.J." stand for Thomas Jefferson. In his best known role as Captain Kirk in "Star Trek", his character's first and middle name is James Tiberius, again using the "J" and "T" initials. See more »

Goofs

In multiple occurrences, one team may be notified that another team is waiting for contact on another Tact channel. The team contacts them - but without physically switching channels. It is necessary to turn the knob on the radio to 'Tact 2' or 'Tact 3' in order to use a different channel other than the main broadcast channel. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.46 (2009) See more »

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Truly Awful .....
8 December 2005 | by welshNickSee all my reviews

This series was shown on Sunday evenings in the UK in the early eighties. Being a fan of the original Star Trek and William Shatner in general (we'll forget Horror at 37000 feet !!) and a lover of cop shows I sat down relaxed with my cup of coffee looking forward to being entertained. How wrong could I have been ? The acting was wooden not helped by the scripts and there was this really oily feel good feeling that the production team were trying impress on the audience. In common with all sorts of cop shows no one ever seems to get promoted however many cases they crack. As for William Shatner ...... I got divorced because the job is more important. What sort of an attitude is that ? And as for that wig he wore ..... his hair looked like it had been professionally coiffured each week and all on a sergeants salary. James Darren, Helen Lockyer - you are worth more than this rubbish.


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