A smart alecky San Francisco cop and his get rich quick scheme of a partner keep tabs on crime and take down the bad guys in the Bay Area.
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 Insp. Nash Bridges / ... (122 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Cassidy Bridges (122 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Insp. Harvey Leek (122 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Officer Peggy (122 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Insp. Joe Dominguez (120 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Insp. Evan Cortez / ... (100 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Nick Bridges (96 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Officer Ronnie / ... (65 episodes, 1997-2001)
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Nash is a smart-alecky police inspector (Don Johnson) who's seen fighting crime on the streets of San Francisco, while driving around in his screaming yellow 70ish Plymouth Hemi Barracuda. He's the typical super-cop on the beat, who always wins in the end. Unfortunately, his personal relationships leave much to be desired. He has two ex-wives, a 16-year-old daughter needing a lot of supervision, and a father with Alzheimer's disease who keeps getting kicked out of retirement homes and dropping by to visit. Written by NASH-B Discussion List Moderators <nash-b-request@bayne.com>

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He's a San Francisco cop with two ex-wives and a rebellious teenage daughter. Compared to the women in his life... the criminals are nothing. See more »


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The script that Hunter S. Thompson and Don Johnson wrote and pitched to NBC was much darker than the series ended up, and wasn't particularly suitable for prime time. In it, Nash was a drug addict who was dating the daughter of a wanted San Francisco mafia figure. See more »

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Nash Bridges 1971 Plymouth Barracuda "Hemicuda" was at the time and has been the most expensive production vehicle on the classic muscle car market. The vehicle was worth at least $450-700k in the 1990s and is now $2-3 million USD for the 15 known models.

The San Francisco Police Department (nor any police department) would allow its employees to drive such an expensive vehicle for routine police work. See more »

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Harvey Leek: Nash, the most high-tech thing on this computer is the flying toaster screen saver.
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Deadly Mantis (1997) See more »

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30 August 2003 | by (Columbus, Ohio) – See all my reviews

Nash Bridges is, in many ways, like Miami Vice. Nash Bridges is somewhat like a new Miami Vice, with new suits, a cell phone and more technology. It is a great series, although sometimes has boring episodes. I tape it every time it comes on, and I do recommend it to anyone who wants a good action/somewhat drama series. I give it a 9.5/10 star rating.


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