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.
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 Sonny Spoon (15 episodes, 1988)
Terry Donahoe ...
 Carolyn Gilder (15 episodes, 1988)
Bob Wieland ...
 Johnny Skates (15 episodes, 1988)
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 Mel Spoon (10 episodes, 1988)
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 Monique (9 episodes, 1988)
Joe Shea ...
 Lucius DeLuce (9 episodes, 1988)
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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>

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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!


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