Texas billionaire J.J. Starbuck drives around the country in a 1961 Lincoln convertible, with horns on the hood, acting as a private detective solving crimes. He charms the police and ... See full summary »
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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 Jerome Jeremiah 'J.J.' Starbuck 16 episodes, 1987-1988
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 Jill Starbuck 13 episodes, 1987-1988
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 Charlie Bullets 9 episodes, 1987-1988
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Texas billionaire J.J. Starbuck drives around the country in a 1961 Lincoln convertible, with horns on the hood, acting as a private detective solving crimes. He charms the police and anyone else in his way and never charges the victims anything for solving the crime. In 1988, he acquired an assistant, "Tenspeed" Turner, a con man who helps him J.J. out, often in a disguise. Written by J.E. McKillop <jmckillo@notes.cc.bellcore.com>

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26 September 1987 (USA)  »

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El millonario  »

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Starbuck: I reckon a diamond is just a hunk of coal that stuck to the job.
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Spun-off from Tenspeed and Brown Shoe (1980) See more »

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Gone Again
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Sung by Ronnie Milsap
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