Ghostwriter (1992–1995)

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The show is about a group of teens who goes around solving neighborhood crimes and mysteries in New York City as young detectives with the help of a very secretive friend: Ghostwriter! ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Lenni Frazier (74 episodes, 1992-1995)
David López ...
 Alejandro 'Alex' Fernandez / ... (74 episodes, 1992-1995)
Sheldon Turnipseed ...
 Jamal Jenkins (74 episodes, 1992-1995)
Tram-Anh Tran ...
 Tina Nguyen (72 episodes, 1992-1995)
Marcella Lowery ...
 Grandma Jenkins / ... (66 episodes, 1992-1995)
Mayteana Morales ...
 Gabriella 'Gaby' Fernandez / ... (66 episodes, 1992-1994)
Todd Alexander ...
 Rob Baker / ... (41 episodes, 1992-1993)
William Hernandez ...
 Hector Carrero (28 episodes, 1993-1995)
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Storyline

The show is about a group of teens who goes around solving neighborhood crimes and mysteries in New York City as young detectives with the help of a very secretive friend: Ghostwriter! Ghostwriter cannot hear, talk, smell, or feel. He can only read and write. He only sees words. No one else can see him but the Ghostwriter Team! In additions, the Ghostwriter Team have to solve their own mystery: who was Ghostwriter? Written by <stiener@usa.net>

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Family | Mystery

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Release Date:

4 October 1992 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Samuel L. Jackson made cameo appearances in a few of the earlier episodes, playing the part of Jamal's father. See more »

Quotes

Gaby Fernandez: We're the only ones who see his words. You saw him in the video room so that means he wants you on the team.
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Connections

Followed by The New Ghostwriter Mysteries (1997) See more »

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"Hector" on Real World Philadelphia
12 September 2004 | by (Denver, CO) – See all my reviews

I loved watching Ghostwriter when I was little. It was a mystery show for kids where this ghost would help solve mysteries by reading clues, and would appear to the kids only as words/text. The idea was great, but I've come to realize the acting wasn't very good.

On another note, I was just watching the premier episode of Real World Philadelphia, and noticed that William "Willie" Hernandez is on it. He is now around 23, and is a personal shopper. He said that his passion, though, is not in shopping, but in the arts. When he was a kid he played Hector on "Ghostwriter." Turned out to be a pretty good looking guy!


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