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A Man Called Hawk
(TV Series) (character - 13 episodes, 1989) (story - 1 episode, 1989) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1989)
Spenser: For Hire
(TV Series) (characters - 64 episodes, 1985 - 1988) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1987) (novel "Promised Land" - 1 episode, 1985)
(featuring Spenser): "Sixkill".
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Did You Know?
Sunny Randall was invented at the behest of Helen Hunt
, who wanted me to invent someone for her to play in a series of movies. We agreed that I would write a novel. Putnam would publish. Sony would buy it for Helen, and Helen would star. Everything worked fine up to actually making the movie. That is in limbo (nothing ever dies in Hollywood, though the birth rate is also low). Sunny did well and ...
He was chosen to complete Raymond Chandler
's last Phillip Marlowe novel (one of the inspirations for Parker's own fictional private eye, Spenser), "Poodle Springs." Though Chandler left only four chapters when he died in 1959, Parker, to critical acclaim and commercial success, completed the novel, which was published in 1989 (with an initial print run of 200,000).