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Jesse, an alien is sent to Earth and finds himself in Los Angeles. His only companion is a floating, orb-shaped parole officer named Control. Doomed to stay on Earth until he can show compassion, Control helps him u lead as normal a life as possible, but not knowing Earthly ways he often finds himself in trouble. Written by Tony Meier <discokid@aol.com>

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The series creators Jim and John Thomas were the screenwriters of the 1987 science fiction film "Predator" about an extra terrestrial warrior hunting an elite team of commandos for sport in the South American jungle. In this series, Jesse is an extra terrestrial warrior whom is exiled to Earth for rebellion and Martin Kove (Jesse) is famous for playing John Kreese, Vietnam Veteran turned corrupt Karate sensei in "The Karate Kid". See more »

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Very funny, a good show
4 August 2003 | by (Somewhere, Nebraska) – See all my reviews

This was such a great show that I watched when I was little. I didn't miss an episode! I wish that there were shows like that still on today instead of all these "reality shows." I have a few of the episodes recorded off of TV when the show was still playing so I still watch them. I wish that I could find all of the episodes.


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