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Ghostwriter 

A group of teenagers solves local crimes, capers, and mysteries in their neighborhood, with the help of a ghost who can only communicate through writing and words.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Blaze Berdahl ...  Lenni Frazier 74 episodes, 1992-1995
David López David López ...  Alex Fernandez / ... 74 episodes, 1992-1995
Marcella Lowery ...  Grandma Cece Jenkins 74 episodes, 1992-1995
Tram-Anh Tran Tram-Anh Tran ...  Tina Nguyen / ... 74 episodes, 1992-1995
Sheldon Turnipseed Sheldon Turnipseed ...  Jamal Jenkins / ... 74 episodes, 1992-1995
Mayteana Morales Mayteana Morales ...  Gaby Fernandez 66 episodes, 1992-1994
Todd Alexander Todd Alexander ...  Rob Baker / ... 41 episodes, 1992-1993
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Storyline

The show is about a group of kids who goes around solving neighborhood crimes and mysteries in New York City as young detectives with the help of a very secretive friend: Ghostwriter. Ghostwriter cannot hear, talk, smell, or feel. He can only read and write. He only sees words. No one else can see him but the Ghostwriter Team. In additions, the Ghostwriter Team have to solve their own mystery: who was Ghostwriter? Written by <stiener@usa.net>

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TV-Y7 | See all certifications »
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UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El fantasma escritor See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

According to Blaze Berdahl's (Lenni Frazier), Facebook page, co-star David Lopez (Alex Fernandez) was her first boyfriend. See more »

Quotes

Jamal Jenkins: It's Ghostwriter, man. He's writing to you.
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Connections

Spoofed in Robot Chicken: Cake Pillow (2015) See more »

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A mystery show for young adults that will never be matched..
3 October 1999 | by PobreDiabloSee all my reviews

"Ghostwriter" was a wonderful escape from reality and into the brain-teasing and fascinating lives of a team of young adults. The teenagers were chosen by a friendly spirit (Ghostwriter) who could only communicate through writing. The original team, (starting out with only two members and broadening into about seven to eight members) is chosen to explore the many mysteries, cheats, and other oddities in their home town Brooklyn, NY. The original "Ghostwriter" TV series was a show like no other and captured the attention of many viewers anywhere. There will never be another show like it, may its memory live on in the minds of its faithful viewers for eternity.


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