A.J. Simon is a polished fellow with a taste for classic cars and tailored suits. Rick Simon is his less refined (but still pleasant) older brother who has a taste for cowboy boots and four-wheel drive pickups. The two of them live in San Diego, where they own a private detective agency. The series chronicles their exploits. Written by
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The show was set in San Diego, but mainly filmed in the Venice and Marina del Rey districts of Los Angeles County, and near and around Universal City, next to its production base at Universal Studios. San Diego appears in many episodes, but usually limited to a few scenes and what is known as "B" roll. See more
Although the series is set in San Diego, California, it's abundantly clear during many of the outdoor scenes that it was filmed in the Los Angeles metro. In several episodes the San Gabriel Mountains, which are outside of Los Angeles, can be clearly seen in the distance. See more
[Rick & A.J. are trying to talk Town into letting them look at a car in the police impound
Town, now this assignment you got, it's probably gonna be very tiring, right? And you could use a rest... well we're gonna be doing a big celebration when this is all over, y'know, we're gonna do a kind of a blow-out weekend over in Vegas... why don't you kinda tag along with us, y'know, we'll comp you to the Robert Goulet show... it'll be great.
Lt. M.P. 'Downtown' Brown
Robert Goulet? If you're gonna bribe me, at least make it ...