The Professionals (TV Series 1977–1983) Poster



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Followed by 

CI5: The New Professionals (1998) (TV Series)

Remade as 

Referenced in 

One Hand Can't Clap (2003)
Music cue
The Thick of It: Episode #1.2 (2005) (TV Episode)
Malcolm makes a joke mentioning Bodie and Doyle.
The IT Crowd: Yesterday's Jam (2006) (TV Episode)
Denholm thinks that the A-Team are "Bodie, Doyle, Tiger and the jewellery man." Bodie and Doyle were The Professionals.
The Cult of...: Bergerac (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Dennis Spooner: Wanna Write a Television Series? (2009) (Video)
Features on list of Dennis Spooner's credits used as a backdrop.
Doc Martin: The Wrong Goodbye (2009) (TV Episode)
"Bodie and Doyle" is one of the famous partnerships that PC Penhale compares Doc Martin and himself to.
Ashes to Ashes: Episode #3.8 (2010) (TV Episode)
Chris hums the theme tune
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is: Mark Franks vs Paul Hayes: Auction (2010) (TV Episode)
Mark and Paul do a parody of the show's opening credits.

Featured in 

The Car's the Star: Ford Capri (1997) (TV Episode)
excerpts shown
Capri 4 Me (2003) (TV Movie)
many excerpts shown
TV Burp: Episode #6.7 (2007) (TV Episode)
Scene featured in 1970s-style "TV Burp"
The Unforgettable Gordon Jackson (2012) (TV Movie)
Clips seen and discussed
Britain's Favourite Detectives (2014) (TV Movie)
Number 15 in the Countdown

Spoofed in 

The Comic Strip Presents...: The Bullshitters: Roll out the Gunbarrel (1984) (TV Episode)
characters of Bonehead and Foyle spoof Bodie and Doyle
Bad Taste (1987)
"The boys" (Ozzy and Frank) are a Doyle and Bodie parody complete with Ford Capri.
On the Waterfront: Episode #3.7 (1989) (TV Episode)
Spoofed as the Unprofessionals
The Comic Strip Presents...: Detectives on the Edge of a Nervous Breakdown (1993) (TV Episode)
characters of Bonehead and Foyle spoof Bodie and Doyle

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Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

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