Twenty-something officer Dan Shay operates undercover in the Los Angeles youth scene.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1979   1978  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Holmes and Yo-Yo (1976–1977)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The cases of a hard luck police detective and his android partner.

Stars: John Schuck, Richard B. Shull, Bruce Kirby
The Ugliest Girl in Town (1968–1969)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

The misadventures of a man disguised as a female model in London, UK to be with a woman he loves.

Stars: Peter Kastner, Patricia Brake, Gary Marshal
Me and the Chimp (TV Series 1972)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

Dentist Mike Reynolds is living a good life with his wife Liz and his two children. When Scott and Kitty find a chimp, he reluctantly agrees to keep it but finds his life turned upside down... See full summary »

Stars: Ted Bessell, Anita Gillette, Scott C. Kolden
Pink Lady (TV Series 1980)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  
Stars: Keiko Masuda, Mie, Jeff Altman
Flying High (1978–1979)
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The high-flying adventures of three sexy airline stewardesses.

Stars: Connie Sellecca, Pat Klous, Kathryn Witt
In the Beginning (TV Series 1978)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The relationship between a stuffed-shirt priest and a liberal nun that run a Baltimore mission.

Stars: McLean Stevenson, Olivia Barash, Jack Dodson
My Mother the Car (1965–1966)
Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

The story of the relationship between a man and his mother, the latter having been reincarnated as a 1928 Porter automobile.

Stars: Jerry Van Dyke, Maggie Pierce, Ann Sothern
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Officer Dan Shay (10 episodes, 1978-1979)
...
 Sgt. Abrams / ... (10 episodes, 1978-1979)
Wendy Rastattar ...
 Joanne Shay (10 episodes, 1978-1979)
Michael A. Salcido ...
 Paul Sanchez (6 episodes, 1978-1979)
Ray Vitte ...
 Officer T.J. Epps (5 episodes, 1978-1979)
Edit

Storyline

Officer Dan Shay was a married policeman in his twenties with the Los Angeles Police Department. Since he looked much younger than his age, he was very useful in undercover situations. He often posed as a student or a naive young man on the wrong side of the law. Keeping his head together at home was his cute wife Joanne and young daughter Cindy, while Sgt. Abrams was his firm police superior. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@soltec.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 November 1978 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(10 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Spun-off from Police Story: A Chance to Live (1978) See more »

Soundtracks

Man Undercover
by David Cassidy and Jay Gruska
Produced by Ken Mansfield
Arranged by Ken Mansfield and Jay Gruska
Performed by David Cassidy
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Pretty decent
11 November 2005 | by (NYC) – See all my reviews

As a David Cassidy/Partridge Family fan, I was very anxious to check out this series, and having finally found all the episodes, I was pleased to discover that this was actually a decent show. While it may be a little difficult to watch good-looking David act like a tough guy sometimes, he does a fine job as an undercover cop.

This is a lot better than a lot of 70's shows out there. A DVD release would be fantastic. I do have the whole series (only ten episodes) and the pilot from the show Police Story, which led to this becoming its own series. The cast is really good, especially the guy who plays the top cop. Why the girl who plays David's wife gets third billing in the credits is a mystery, as she's hardly even on the show, doesn't say much when she actually is on, and is probably the weakest on the show acting-wise. You may even see some familiar character actors in various roles throughout the series.

But this is an excellent show, very entertaining in a 70's way. David even drives a cool red early Mustang, that reminds me of the early Matchbox Superfast #8 Mustang. He also sings (and wrote I believe) the title song, which is good. The opening credits sequence is strange but definitely is a fun cheesy 70's opener. All-around fun show.


10 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?