"The New Breed" was an American crime - drama series ,aired on ABC network from 1961 to 1962, with thirty-six episodes,starring Leslie Nielsen at age 35.

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 Lt. Price Adams (36 episodes, 1961-1962)
John Beradino ...
 Sgt. Vince Cavelli (34 episodes, 1961-1962)
John Clarke ...
 Off. Joe Huddleston / ... (27 episodes, 1961-1962)
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 Off. Pete Garcia / ... (19 episodes, 1961-1962)
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"The New Breed" was an American crime - drama series ,aired on ABC network from 1961 to 1962, with thirty-six episodes,starring Leslie Nielsen at age 35.

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The New Breed
14 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I also can't figure out why this show didn't make it. It was a hit when I was in 7th grade with my peer group.

Show had a great theme song.

Typical Quinn Martin production, based on the technical architecture of his other shows (The Fugitive) First time I had seen Leslie Nielsen in a straight dramatic role since Forbidden Planet and 1 appearance on the Untouchables. Who would have guessed his greatest success would have come in comedy? John Beradino also did a good job; he was another Untouchables alum, having starred in a couple of episodes.

Maybe it's time to get this one on DVD.


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