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)
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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! 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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4 October 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El fantasma escritor  »

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The series had a total of 18 mysteries, each with 4 or 5 episodes devoted to each case. See more »

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Max's girlfriend: It's got zizz!
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Followed by The New Ghostwriter Mysteries (1997) See more »

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User Reviews

Very Cool Show.

I really liked this show. I've seen all the episodes when Ghostwriter was on PBS. Now this year, apparently Nickelodeon has the airing rights to Ghostwriter and its spin off channel Noggin. I've seen Ghostwriter on Nickelodeon today (May 3, 2001) I guess the time was around 6:00 6:30 AM EDT. So anyone who misses Ghostwriter and has cable, see Ghostwriter on Nickelodeon and if your cable provider has Noggin (Nick's educational channel) you can see Ghostwriter on that channel too, check your local TV listings for times and days. This show was one of the best all time coolest mystery show that I've seen and it's a really great show.


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