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Walker, a Texas ranger, believes in dealing with the bad guys the old fashioned way, by fighting them. He also works on instincts. Trivette is his partner. He was a former player for the Dallas Cowboys football team. Trivette uses the modern approach to crime solving, such as computers and cellular phones. C.D Parker owns a bar and grill which specializes in Western cuisine, and Country-Western themes. He gives Walker advice on some cases. Alex Cahill is the assistant district attorney. Written by
At least 16 actors from the 4 'Lethal Weapon' films (1987-1998) have appeared on this show. They include Sven-Ole Thorsen (in an uncredited appearance in the second episode), Tom Atkins, Mitchell Ryan, Gary Busey (as a character named Riggs), Ed O'Ross, Grand L. Bush, Sherman Howard, Mark Rolston, Dean Norris, Nick Chinlund, Henry Kingi, George Kee Cheung, Roger Yuan, James Wing Woo, Francois Chau, and James Lew. See more »
In the Pilot of the series, CD says he was a ranger 5 years. But in season 2, Alex asks him how long he was a ranger for and he says "28 years" See more »
Yes, the show is unrealistic. Obviously it is unrealistic. Nobody could drive like Walker does and survive, nor could he have such cowboy law enforcement attitude.
I am often considered a stodgy intellectual who can't have some fun by my fellow college students, so I can't believe I am the one saying this.....but to those people saying the show is excessive and unrealistic, making the show bad because of that, I say: LIGHTEN UP!!!
Man you people have no lives. Is criticizing movies all you have in your boring, pathetic lives?
Walker is unrealistic. However, it has redeeming value in highlighting good vs. evil, the spiritual side of people, human struggles (those with disease on the show who Walker shows compassion on etc.), and the infamous end of the show at CD's when they always end with some feel-good, cheesy moment. It has redeeming value in trying to go beyond just a cop show, to showing relationships between people and what people go through in this world.
For this, it is a worthy show to watch despite its excessive inaccuracies.
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