Walker, a martial artist, and his partner Trivette are Texas Rangers. They make it their business to battle crime in Dallas and all around the State of Texas.
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 Cordell Walker (196 episodes, 1993-2001)
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 James Trivette (196 episodes, 1993-2001)
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 Alex Cahill (196 episodes, 1993-2001)
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 C.D. Parker (155 episodes, 1993-1999)
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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 Anonymous

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21 April 1993 (USA)  »

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Sam Bolt, Texas Ranger  »

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(203 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Jimmy Trivette's hero was Johnny Unitas. See more »

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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 »

Quotes

C.D. Parker: [Jimmy is trying to bring C.D. into the information age] I don't need the internet. When I was a kid, My mother only had a phone... She never took calls after 8 p.m.
Ranger Jimmy Trivette: Did it have a crank?
C.D. Parker: What did you just call me?
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Referenced in Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.188 (2012) See more »

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Eyes of a Ranger
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Written by Tirk Wilder
Performed by Chuck Norris
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Unrealistic, but has redeeming value
24 April 2004 | by (Kansas) – See all my reviews

Alright.

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.

Duh.

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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