TekWar (1994–1996)

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The year is 2045 and "tek," a highly addictive computer-based reality drug takes the users of the drug into a fantasy world. Jake Cardigan, a cop who was jailed on trumped charges, is hired... See full summary »

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 Jake Cardigan (18 episodes, 1994-1996)
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 Walter H. Bascom (18 episodes, 1994-1996)
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 Nika (18 episodes, 1994-1996)
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 Lt. Sam Houston / ... (13 episodes, 1995-1996)
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 Lieutenant Winger (9 episodes, 1994-1996)
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 Sid Gomez (8 episodes, 1994-1995)
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The year is 2045 and "tek," a highly addictive computer-based reality drug takes the users of the drug into a fantasy world. Jake Cardigan, a cop who was jailed on trumped charges, is hired by the mysterious Walter Bascom to fight the drug. Jake's first partner was Sid Gomez who was replaced by sexy Sam Houston; Nika is a computer wiz who works for Bascom; Cowgirl and Spaz are two "cyberpunks"; and Shelley Grout is a government agent trying to stop Jake. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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Great Show
12 April 2000 | by (Edinburgh, Scotland) – See all my reviews

A pity we lost this after only one season. Great cop show with a twist. The matrix sequences were the closest I've seen to a realisation of William Gibson except for the film Johnny Mnemonic. Good cast especially Maria del Mar and Natalie Radford. I hope William Shatner gets round to writing some more novels some time.


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