Sonny Spoon (1988– )

TV Series  -   -  Comedy | Crime
7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 50 users  
Reviews: 4 user

A slick, street-smart private eye and top disguise artist solves various crimes with a little help from his friends and also takes care of his dad, a bar owner.

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available now. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 42 titles
created 31 Dec 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 05 May 2012
 
a list of 358 titles
created 20 Jun 2012
 
list image
a list of 19 titles
created 03 Dec 2012
 
a list of 38 titles
created 02 Jan 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Sonny Spoon" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Sonny Spoon (1988– )

Sonny Spoon (1988– ) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Sonny Spoon.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
1988  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Tenspeed and Brown Shoe (TV Series 1980)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A con-man and a accountant-wanna-be private eye team up to fight crime.

Stars: Ben Vereen, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Romanus
Baadasssss! (2003)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Mario Van Peebles's half documentary/half homage to his father Melvin's 1971 film, Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song.

Director: Mario Van Peebles
Stars: Mario Van Peebles, Nia Long, Joy Bryant
Panther I (1995)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A dramatized account of the story of The Black Panther Party of Self-Defense.

Director: Mario Van Peebles
Stars: Kadeem Hardison, Bokeem Woodbine, Joe Don Baker
New Jack City (1991)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A crime lord ascends to power and becomes megalomaniacal while a maverick police detective vows to stop him.

Director: Mario Van Peebles
Stars: Wesley Snipes, Ice-T, Allen Payne
The Commish (1991–1995)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Slightly offbeat television police comedy/drama. Tony Scali is the police commissioner in a small town, where solutions to difficult situations often require considerable creativity. Tony's... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Chiklis, Theresa Saldana, Kaj-Erik Eriksen
Renegade (1992–1997)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

After crooked cop Lieutenant "Dutch" Dixon kills his girlfriend and frames him for murder, Reno Raines escapes from jail and goes on the run. Teaming up with Bobby Sixkiller and Cheyenne ... See full summary »

Stars: Lorenzo Lamas, Branscombe Richmond, Kathleen Kinmont
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

Chief Brody's widow believes that her family is deliberately being targeted by another shark in search of revenge.

Director: Joseph Sargent
Stars: Lorraine Gary, Lance Guest, Mario Van Peebles
Biography | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The story of rock singer Tina Turner and how she rose to stardom with her abusive husband Ike Turner and how she gained the courage to break free.

Director: Brian Gibson
Stars: Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Rae'Ven Larrymore Kelly
Miami Vice (1984–1990)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The adventures of the vice squad detectives of the Miami Police Department.

Stars: Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, Saundra Santiago
The Hat Squad (1992–1993)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A cop and his wife adopt three young boys whose parents were cops and/or killed in the line of duty. The three boys became The Hat Squad, part of the police department that tries to track ... See full summary »

Stars: Don Michael Paul, Nestor Serrano, Billy Warlock
Submerged I (2014)
Drama | Thriller
Director: Steven C. Miller
Stars: Jonathan Bennett, Talulah Riley, Tim Daly
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Sonny Spoon (15 episodes, 1988)
Terry Donahoe ...
 Carolyn Gilder (15 episodes, 1988)
Bob Wieland ...
 Johnny Skates (15 episodes, 1988)
...
 Mel Spoon (10 episodes, 1988)
...
 Monique (9 episodes, 1988)
Joe Shea ...
 Lucius DeLuce (9 episodes, 1988)
Edit

Storyline

Sonny Spoon, a young con man, pulls elaborate scams to steal money from the crooked, aided by his father, an experienced con man himself, and his circle of criminal friends. Written by <crow_steve@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

detective | See All (1) »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 February 1988 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

NBC executive Brandon Tartikoff created the concept specifically for Mario Van Peebles. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Very Wise Before it's Time...

Remember that show with Ice-T and company, where they were cons working for the government in exchange for parole? Everytime I see that show, I see Sonny Spoon. It was too cool for it's time period (the late 80s). Cannell should see about getting this show into syndication somewhere....like on FX, where I am POSITIVE that it will gain a good and loyal audience...and who knows, the show might catch on as a midseason replacement again!

Settummanque!


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Can anyone hellp me with a school project about Sonny Spoon??? sfbmetal
Discuss Sonny Spoon (1988) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?