After the death of her father, sexy Honey West took over his high-tech private detective firm, assisted by rugged Sam Bolt and her pet ocelot Bruce.
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 Honey West / ... (30 episodes, 1965-1966)
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 Sam Bolt (30 episodes, 1965-1966)
Bruce ...
 Bruce the Ocelot (17 episodes, 1965-1966)
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 Aunt Meg (16 episodes, 1965-1966)
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In television's first prime time series starring a female private eye, Honey West would take on any tough case. She could handle herself mingling with millionaires just as well as scaling a thirty foot wall. Along with colleague Sam Bolt, Honey West was sure to solve the case. Written by Wayne Coleman <waynecoleman@swbell.net>

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No case too tough! No risk too great! Danger is her constant companion! See more »

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17 September 1965 (USA)  »

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La rubia peligrosa  »

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(30 episodes)

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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In Spanish-speaking countries, the series title was La rubia peligrosa ("The Dangerous Blonde"). See more »

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The style of the detective agency's name changes from episode to episode. Sometimes it is "H. West & Company, Private Investigators" and other times it is "Honey West & Co., Private Investigators." In the novels on which the series is based, it was sometimes "H. West, Private Investigators" and other times "H. West, Private Investigations." The reason it was "H. West" in the novels and not "Honey West" was twofold: Honey did not want potential clients to know she was a woman before they met her, and the business, which she had inherited from her father, Hank West, had always been called "H. West." See more »

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Referenced in Pioneers of Television: Crime Dramas (2011) See more »

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Women's lib detective before there was liberation
4 November 2000 | by See all my reviews

Honey West was cool, liberated, and above all, sexy. My first love on TV. She went off the tube almost as soon as I'd found her, and I had to subsist on a diet of Donna Reed, Doris Day, and other actresses that didn't have the same erotic spark.


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