Get Christie Love! (1974–1975)

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Adventures of sexy & sassy black undercover cop Christie Love.

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 Christie Love (22 episodes, 1974-1975)
Charles Cioffi ...
 Matt Reardon (12 episodes, 1974)
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 Arthur Ryan (10 episodes, 1975)
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Christie Love was a very beautiful and quite charming black woman who also happened to be a skilled undercover operative with the Los Angeles Police Department. Her smarts and skills often came in handy when posing as a prostitute, jewel thief, etc. in an effort to bring down the bad guys. Her boss was Lt. Reardon, who was replaced by Capt. Ryan. Caruso, Belmont, Valencia and Gallagher were cops with whom Christie worked. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@soltec.net>

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When you need a cop who's no lady ...get Christie Love!

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11 September 1974 (USA)  »

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Anjo Negro  »

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Cicely Tyson was originally cast as Christie Love, but was involved in an accident just a day before beginning work on the series. Executive producer David L. Wolper was understanding of the situation and recast the role. The two would eventually work together on the mini-series Roots (1977). See more »

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Christie Love: You under arrest, Sugar.
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Referenced in Never Get Outta the Boat (2002) See more »

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she did not die of natural causes
18 January 2008 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

On October 10, 2002, Graves' home caught fire after a faulty space heater burst into flames. Fire fighters found her unconscious in a bedroom of her home and she was rushed to the Daniel Freeman Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced dead on arrival from burns and smoke inhalation.

I found the show to be entertaining, but to copy cat, this was about the same time as Pam Grier - with her tough black chick movies and the other black exploitation flicks of the day, even being a pioneering show, it still was a racist show. I liked Angie Dickinson's "Police Women" much better, and I'm a black American.


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