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Release Date:
28 January 1989 (USA) See more »
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This series features the character from Spenser for Hire. This time he is the star. We find Hawk now in Washington... See more »
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Cast

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Avery Brooks ... Hawk (13 episodes, 1989)

Moses Gunn ... Old Man (10 episodes, 1989)
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Series Directed by
Virgil W. Vogel (5 episodes, 1989)
Harry Falk (2 episodes, 1989)
Winrich Kolbe (2 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Writing credits
Steve Hattman (13 episodes, 1989)
Robert B. Parker (13 episodes, 1989)
William Robert Yates (13 episodes, 1989)
L. Travis Clark (2 episodes, 1989)

Series Produced by
Steve Hattman .... executive producer (8 episodes, 1989)
William Robert Yates .... executive producer (8 episodes, 1989)
Christopher Chulack .... producer (7 episodes, 1989)
L. Travis Clark .... producer (7 episodes, 1989)
Steve Duncan .... producer (7 episodes, 1989)
William Cairncross .... associate producer (6 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Original Music by
Stanley Clarke (5 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Cinematography by
Jack Priestley (6 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Film Editing by
Dick Wormell (4 episodes, 1989)
Clay Bartels (2 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Casting by
Phyllis Huffman (7 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Production Design by
Tracy Bousman (6 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Art Direction by
Scott Ritenour (1 episode, 1989)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Bryan Thetford (7 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Costume Design by
Ernest Misko (7 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Makeup Department
Ronald W. Smith .... hair stylist (7 episodes, 1989)
Billie Jordan .... makeup artist (6 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Production Management
Ernest Johnson .... unit production manager (6 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Nelson Cabrera .... second assistant director (13 episodes, 1989)
Ray Gomez .... second assistant director (5 episodes, 1989)
Dwight Williams .... first assistant director (4 episodes, 1989)
Warren Gray .... first assistant director (3 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Art Department
Beverly Hadley .... property master (7 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Sound Department
Clark King .... sound mixer / sound editor (7 episodes, 1989)
Alex Bamattre .... sound editor (2 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Special Effects by
Kam Cooney .... special effects coordinator (6 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Stunts
Julius LeFlore .... stunt coordinator (7 episodes, 1989)

Henry Kingi Jr. .... stunt double (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Elisha Harris .... chief lighting technician (1 episode, 1989)

Ron Zarilla .... first assistant camera (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kathleen Gore-Misko .... supervising costumer (7 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Music Department
Avery Brooks .... composer: theme music (5 episodes, 1989)
Stanley Clarke .... composer: theme music (5 episodes, 1989)
Butch Morris .... composer: theme music (4 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Transportation Department
Eric Young .... transportation coordinator (6 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Other crew
Robert B. Parker .... consultant (8 episodes, 1989)
Alan Greedy .... script supervisor (7 episodes, 1989)
Calvin Hernton .... technical advisor (7 episodes, 1989)
Ruth Whittle .... production accountant (7 episodes, 1989)
Michael Wallace .... location manager (5 episodes, 1989)
Ann-Cathrin Schmidt .... production coordinator (4 episodes, 1989)
Anthony Santa Croce .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 1989)

John Crowder .... location manager (unknown episodes)
 

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60 min (13 episodes)
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15 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
The Hawk, 19 May 2004
Author: lightning77 from Washington, DC

THE HAWK was then and still is now THE BEST. The only reason I actually enjoyed SPENSER: FOR HIRE was just so I could see THE HAWK in action, doing his thing as only he could. Avery Brooks will always be one of my favorite actors simply because of his portrayal of this unique character - which I refer to as my #1 Superhero. HAWK had it all - the look, the style, the dialogue, the weapon, the Street Savvy, and the cool to handle ANYTHING that came his way. I grew up during the late 70's and early 80's so I wasn't a part of the 70's blaxplotation that made Shaft a star. But to me THE HAWK will always be my Shaft. I only got to watch A Man Called HAWK once and I hope one day I'll be able to get a chance to see Mr. Brooks in action as THE HAWK either on Video or DVD release.

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