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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
Release Date:
12 April 1987 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Too cool for school.
Plot:
The cases of an undercover police unit composed of young looking officers specializing in youth crime. Full summary »
Awards:
2 wins & 1 nomination See more »
NewsDesk:
(4 articles)
Johnny Depp set for uncredited cameo in '21 Jump Street'
 (From EW.com - Inside Movies. 25 April 2011, 11:51 AM, PDT)

'A-Team,' '21 Jump Street' Producer Stephen J. Cannell Passes Away
 (From The Insider. 1 October 2010, 10:20 AM, PDT)

X-Files Director Manners Dies
 (From WENN. 27 January 2009, 11:40 PM, PST)

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One of the best shows of the 80's See more (37 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 6 of 199)

Holly Robinson Peete ... Officer Judy Hoffs (102 episodes, 1987-1991)

Steven Williams ... Captain Adam Fuller / ... (97 episodes, 1987-1991)

Peter DeLuise ... Officer Doug Penhall (90 episodes, 1987-1990)

Johnny Depp ... Officer Tom Hanson (82 episodes, 1987-1990)

Dustin Nguyen ... Officer Harry Truman Ioki / ... (82 episodes, 1987-1990)

Sal Jenco ... Sal 'Blowfish' Banducci / ... (42 episodes, 1987-1990)
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Series Directed by
Kim Manners (12 episodes, 1987-1990)
Bill Corcoran (10 episodes, 1987-1989)
James Whitmore Jr. (8 episodes, 1987-1990)
Jorge Montesi (8 episodes, 1989-1991)
Jefferson Kibbee (8 episodes, 1989-1990)
Neill Fearnley (4 episodes, 1987-1988)
James A. Contner (4 episodes, 1988-1989)
David Nutter (3 episodes, 1987-1990)
David Jackson (3 episodes, 1987-1989)
Larry Shaw (3 episodes, 1987-1988)
Mario Van Peebles (3 episodes, 1989)
Randy Bradshaw (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Peter DeLuise (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Brenton Spencer (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Steve Beers (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Michael Robison (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Daniel Attias (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Tucker Gates (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Ken Wiederhorn (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Don McBrearty (2 episodes, 1990)
Zale Dalen (2 episodes, 1991)
Brad Turner (2 episodes, 1991)
Jonathan Wacks (1 episode, 1988-1990)
 
Series Writing credits
Stephen J. Cannell (102 episodes, 1987-1991)
Patrick Hasburgh (102 episodes, 1987-1991)
Bill Nuss (14 episodes, 1987-1990)
Glen Morgan (12 episodes, 1989-1990)
James Wong (12 episodes, 1989-1990)
Clifton Campbell (8 episodes, 1987-1989)
Michelle Ashford (8 episodes, 1988-1990)
Eric Blakeney (8 episodes, 1988-1989)
Jonathan Lemkin (7 episodes, 1987-1988)
Paul Bernbaum (5 episodes, 1987-1989)
John Truby (5 episodes, 1989)
Jonathan Glassner (5 episodes, 1990-1991)
E. Paul Edwards (4 episodes, 1987-1989)
Sharon Elizabeth Doyle (4 episodes, 1989-1991)
Larry Barber (4 episodes, 1989-1990)
Paul Barber (4 episodes, 1989-1990)
Ann Donahue (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Gary Rosen (3 episodes, 1990)
David Stenn (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Bruce Kirschbaum (2 episodes, 1989)
Thania St. John (2 episodes, 1989)
David Levinson (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
Jeff Myrow (2 episodes, 1991)
Jo Perry (2 episodes, 1991)
Thomas Perry (2 episodes, 1991)

Paul Abraham (unknown episodes)
Stephen E. Doyle (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Bill Nuss .... producer / executive producer / ... (81 episodes, 1987-1990)
Jo Swerling Jr. .... supervising producer (74 episodes, 1987-1991)
Steve Beers .... executive producer / co-executive producer / ... (57 episodes, 1987-1990)
Jimmy Giritlian .... co-producer / associate producer (54 episodes, 1987-1990)
Joan Carson .... producer / associate producer (50 episodes, 1987-1990)
Gary S. Hall .... associate producer (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Eric Blakeney .... supervising producer / producer (24 episodes, 1988-1989)
David Levinson .... executive producer (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
Ann Donahue .... co-producer (18 episodes, 1990-1991)
Jonathan Glassner .... producer (18 episodes, 1990-1991)
N. John Smith .... producer (18 episodes, 1990-1991)
Patrick Hasburgh .... executive producer (12 episodes, 1987-1988)
David Stenn .... producer (9 episodes, 1989-1990)
 
Series Original Music by
Peter Bernstein (101 episodes, 1987-1991)

Michael Z. Gordon (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
David Geddes (41 episodes, 1988-1990)
José Louis Mignone (34 episodes, 1987-1988)
John S. Bartley (8 episodes, 1990-1991)
Brenton Spencer (8 episodes, 1990-1991)
John Holbrook (2 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Film Editing by
Chris G. Willingham (18 episodes, 1989-1991)
Larry Strong (10 episodes, 1990-1991)
Gene Ranney (7 episodes, 1987-1990)
David Latham (7 episodes, 1989-1990)
Michael Robison (5 episodes, 1987-1988)
Jana Fritsch (2 episodes, 1987-1988)
 
Series Casting by
Lucy Cavallo (34 episodes, 1989-1991)
Beth Hymson (3 episodes, 1987-1988)
Dava Waite (3 episodes, 1989)

Victoria Burrows (unknown episodes)
Lynne Carrow (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Design by
Michael Nemirsky (13 episodes, 1988-1989)
 
Series Art Direction by
Lawrence F. Pevec (23 episodes, 1989-1990)
Ian D. Thomas (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
Michael Nemirsky (8 episodes, 1987-1988)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Shirley Inget (45 episodes, 1987-1991)
William D. McLane (2 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Costume Design by
Rena Campbell (43 episodes, 1987-1989)
Christopher Ryan (18 episodes, 1990-1991)
Christina McQuarrie (8 episodes, 1990)
Glenne Campbell (5 episodes, 1987)
Emma Trenchard (5 episodes, 1989-1990)
Kristy Aitken Hernandez (2 episodes, 1990)
Kathy Szasz (2 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Makeup Department
Brenda Turner .... key hair stylist / hair stylist (68 episodes, 1988-1991)
Sydney Silvert .... makeup artist (37 episodes, 1987-1991)
Nikki King .... hair stylist (10 episodes, 1987-1989)
Pearl Louie .... makeup artist (5 episodes, 1987)
Dianne Pelletier .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 1990)

Natalie Cosco .... makeup artist (unknown episodes)
Carolyn Stewart .... assistant makeup artist (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Management
Matthew N. Herman .... executive in charge of production (45 episodes, 1987-1991)
Gary Winter .... executive in charge of post-production (36 episodes, 1988-1991)
Stephen Sassen .... production executive (23 episodes, 1987-1991)
Mary Guilfoyle .... unit production manager (22 episodes, 1987-1988)
N. John Smith .... production manager (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
Joseph Patrick Finn .... unit production manager (18 episodes, 1989-1990)
Hugh Spencer-Phillips .... unit production manager (5 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Gary Combs .... second unit director (22 episodes, 1987-1990)
Brett Dowler .... second assistant director (22 episodes, 1989-1990)
Warren Wayne .... trainee assistant director / third assistant director (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
Andy Mikita .... second assistant director (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
Tom Braidwood .... first assistant director (12 episodes, 1987-1990)
David Markowitz .... second assistant director (9 episodes, 1987)
Julia Dastoor .... first assistant director (9 episodes, 1990-1991)
Robert Petrovicz .... first assistant director (8 episodes, 1990-1991)
Erika Zborowsky .... first assistant director (6 episodes, 1990)
James Marshall .... second assistant director (5 episodes, 1987)
Anthony Atkins .... first assistant director / second assistant director (4 episodes, 1987-1989)
Bill Mizel .... first assistant director (4 episodes, 1987)
Morgan Beggs .... second assistant director (3 episodes, 1989)
David McLeod .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 1987)
Ron French .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 1990)

Larry D. Horricks .... second assistant director (unknown episodes)
John H. Radulovic .... assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Mark Prior .... lead dresser (80 episodes, 1987-1990)
Al Rourke .... lead carpenter (80 episodes, 1987-1990)
Andy Nieman .... property master (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
Chris Wright .... property master (17 episodes, 1989-1990)
John Stooshnov .... property master (5 episodes, 1987)
Robert K. Smith .... assistant property master / property master (4 episodes, 1987-1989)
Mari Laughlen .... property master (2 episodes, 1987-1988)

Max Matsuoka .... props buyer (unknown episodes, 1990)
Clive Edwards .... set dresser (unknown episodes)
Alan S. Reynolds .... charge scenic artist: Florida (unknown episodes)
David Valentine .... property master (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Gordon Anderson .... sound mixer (37 episodes, 1989-1991)
Dean A. Zupancic .... sound re-recording mixer / sound re-recordist: Buena Vista Sound (35 episodes, 1989-1991)
Barry Backus .... sound effects editor (34 episodes, 1987-1988)
Frank Faugno .... assistant sound editor (34 episodes, 1987-1988)
Nick Alphin .... sound re-recording mixer (34 episodes, 1989-1991)
Rick Ash .... sound re-recording mixer (33 episodes, 1989-1991)
Sam Gemette .... sound effects coordinator (28 episodes, 1989-1991)
Jerry Jacobson .... sound editor (26 episodes, 1989-1990)
Scott Goodman .... foley artist (22 episodes, 1987-1988)
Paul J. Diller .... sound effects editor (12 episodes, 1987)
Ron Cote .... sound re-recording mixer (7 episodes, 1987-1988)
Frank H. Griffiths .... sound mixer (7 episodes, 1987-1988)
Robert L. Hoyt .... sound consultant (7 episodes, 1987-1988)
Kendrick Sweet .... sound effects coordinator (7 episodes, 1987-1988)
David E. Campbell .... sound re-recording mixer (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
John M. Colwell .... sound effects coordinator (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
William Jacobs .... sound effects coordinator (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
Dick Wahrman .... sound effects coordinator (2 episodes, 1990)
Robert Gutknecht .... sound effects coordinator (2 episodes, 1991)

Chris Glyn-Jones .... boom operator (unknown episodes)
William Hooper .... sound editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Special Effects by
Michael Clifford .... special effects / special effects coordinator (25 episodes, 1987-1990)
Andrew Chamberlayne .... special effects (15 episodes, 1990-1991)
Rory Cutler .... special effects (4 episodes, 1990)
Bob Comer .... special effects first assistant (3 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Stunts
Gary Combs .... stunt coordinator (25 episodes, 1987-1990)
Bill Ferguson .... stunt coordinator (13 episodes, 1990-1991)
Curt Bonn .... stunt rigging coordinator / stunt performer / ... (7 episodes, 1987-1991)
J.J. Makaro .... stunt coordinator (5 episodes, 1991)

Chris J. Clayton .... stunt driver / utility stunts (unknown episodes)
Dave Hospes .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Kathy Hubble .... stunts (unknown episodes)
David Jacox .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Michael Langlois .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Scott Nicholson .... stunts (unknown episodes)
David Rigby .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Pat Romano .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Jacob Rupp .... stunts (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
David S. Warner .... best boy (54 episodes, 1987-1989)
Gary J. Williams .... second grip (54 episodes, 1987-1989)
Joel Ransom .... camera operator / assistant camera (49 episodes, 1987-1990)
Al Campbell .... key grip (21 episodes, 1987-1990)
Brian A. Kuchera .... key grip (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
Thomas E. Watson .... gaffer (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
John W. Scott .... gaffer (17 episodes, 1989-1990)
Don Hunter .... camera operator (11 episodes, 1991)
Chris Helcermanas-Benge .... still photographer (8 episodes, 1987-1990)
David Geddes .... camera operator (6 episodes, 1987-1988)
Ron Williams .... gaffer (5 episodes, 1987)
Curtis Petersen .... second unit: director of photography (4 episodes, 1987-1990)
Ken Hemphill .... key grip (4 episodes, 1987)
Paul F. Birkett .... camera operator (4 episodes, 1990-1991)
John Holbrook .... camera operator (4 episodes, 1990)
Neil Seale .... camera operator (3 episodes, 1989)
Geoff Wilkinson .... gaffer (2 episodes, 1987-1988)
Rob Parisien .... 24 frame video operator (2 episodes, 1987)

Kim Olsen .... grip (unknown episodes)
James M. Reeves .... electrician: Florida (unknown episodes)
John Rigg .... grip (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting Department
Susanne McLellan .... casting assistant (40 episodes, 1987-1988)
Simon Ayer .... casting executive (26 episodes, 1987-1990)
Michelle Allen .... casting: Vancouver (19 episodes, 1989-1990)
Peter Golden .... casting executive (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
Trish Robinson .... casting: Vancouver (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
Lindsay Walker .... casting: Vancouver (5 episodes, 1987)
Victoria Burrows .... casting: Los Angeles (3 episodes, 1987)
Lynne Carrow .... casting: Vancouver (2 episodes, 1987-1988)

Sherry Sims .... casting assistant (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kati Zilahi-Balogh .... costumer (5 episodes, 1987)
Grace Keating .... costumer / costume department supervisor (4 episodes, 1987)
Rena Campbell .... costumer (2 episodes, 1987)

Jennifer Grossman .... costumer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Flavio Bidese .... tape room operator (102 episodes, 1987-1991)
Patrick Lussier .... assistant editor (33 episodes, 1987-1988)
Gary Winter .... executive in charge of post-production (9 episodes, 1987-1991)
Ian Mallet .... assistant editor (5 episodes, 1987)
Scott Summersgill .... assistant editor (5 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Music Department
Jay Gruska .... title theme arranged & produced by / arranger: theme music / ... (45 episodes, 1987-1991)
Holly Robinson Peete .... performer: title theme / singer: theme music (45 episodes, 1987-1991)
Liam Sternberg .... composer: title theme / title theme music / ... (45 episodes, 1987-1991)
Michael Babcock .... music licensing (24 episodes, 1987-1990)
Jeff Charbonneau .... music editor (20 episodes, 1989-1990)
Sue Siebrecht .... music editor (18 episodes, 1990-1991)
John Caper Jr. .... music supervisor (13 episodes, 1987-1988)
 
Series Transportation Department
Stephen Carr .... personal driver / driver: cast (101 episodes, 1987-1991)
James Perenseff .... transportation coordinator (39 episodes, 1987-1991)
Lawrence Albright .... driver (11 episodes, 1987)
Michael J. Murphy .... transportation coordinator (5 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Other crew
Bob Lewis .... production accountant (54 episodes, 1987-1989)
Grace Curcio .... assistant: Mr. Cannell (45 episodes, 1987-1991)
Dean Stoker .... location manager (23 episodes, 1987-1991)
Randy Tat .... production staff (22 episodes, 1987-1988)
Jessica Clothier .... script supervisor (19 episodes, 1987-1990)
Michelle Ashford .... executive story editor / story editor (19 episodes, 1989-1990)
David J. Gascon .... technical advisor (19 episodes, 1989-1990)
Glen Morgan .... executive story editor / story editor (19 episodes, 1989-1990)
James Wong .... executive story editor / story editor (19 episodes, 1989-1990)
Leah Mannings .... production coordinator (19 episodes, 1990-1991)
Stephen Sassen .... production executive (17 episodes, 1988-1990)
Barbara Ann Schoemaker .... location manager (17 episodes, 1989-1990)
Valerie McNicol .... production coordinator (15 episodes, 1989-1990)
Jane Charles .... production assistant (13 episodes, 1987)
David Sheppy .... production assistant (10 episodes, 1987-1989)
Stephanie Rossel .... script supervisor (10 episodes, 1990-1991)
Tracy Young .... script supervisor (10 episodes, 1990-1991)
Larry Barber .... story editor (10 episodes, 1990)
Paul Barber .... story editor (10 episodes, 1990)
Julie Bernard .... location manager (9 episodes, 1990-1991)
Jonathan Lemkin .... story editor (8 episodes, 1987-1988)
Penny Gibbs .... production coordinator (6 episodes, 1987)
Thania St. John .... story editor (6 episodes, 1989-1990)
Mary Guilfoyle .... location manager (4 episodes, 1987)
Paul Bernbaum .... story editor (3 episodes, 1987-1988)
Robert Milicevic .... stand-in (3 episodes, 1987)
Pattie Robertson .... script supervisor (3 episodes, 1987)
John Truby .... story editor (3 episodes, 1989)
Janet Brown .... script supervisor (2 episodes, 1987)
Bonnie Benwick .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1989)
Ian Overend .... location manager (2 episodes, 1989)
Leslie O'Brien .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 1990)
Fabio M. Arber .... location manager (1 episode, 1989-1990)

Eamon Buehning .... payroll accountant (unknown episodes)
Chris J. Clayton .... stand-in (unknown episodes)
Dori Greenberg .... location assistant (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
60 min (103 episodes) | Argentina:60 min
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Language:
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Aspect Ratio:
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Certification:
Argentina:13 | Australia:M (some episodes) | Australia:PG (some episodes) | Iceland:12 | UK:12 (some episodes) | UK:15 (some episodes) | UK:PG (some episodes)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Peter Deluise (Doug Penhall) and Gina Nemo (Dorothy) were married in real life when they dated on the showSee more »
Goofs:
Incorrectly regarded as goofs: Throughout the first season Hansen repeatedly says "tail" when his mouth obviously says "ass." This was a post-production change in response to network censorship, who thought the word "ass" was inappropriate.See more »
Quotes:
Dave, the poet junkie:Save your preach, cop. I reject everything, man. And it's not because I'm unhappy or confused or afraid of reality. See, I can, I can, chew up the nastiest tastes reality has to dish out, man. And if reality serves me up some raw sewage, man - I'll, I'll slurp up a whole toilet-bowl full and call it ambrosia.
Officer Dennis Booker:You always had a way with words, Dave.
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Featured in 21 Jump Street (2012)See more »

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17 out of 23 people found the following review useful.
One of the best shows of the 80's, 17 November 2004
Author: jacktravern from Los Angeles, CA

I recently bought the first season and this show is still as good as anything on television today if not better. Its been at least 10 years since I had seen an episode so it was like watching the show for the first time. Great theme song, great actors, and terrific scripts. If it wasn't for some of the 1980's hair and clothing, this show could be airing in prime time today without question. Its makes you want to go back to high school again and walk the halls with immunity because there's nothing that any gang or teacher can do to you. The only problem is even after watching the entire 1st season, I have no idea what town the show takes place in. Oh well, I truly hope that there are plans to release the rest of the seasons real soon.

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