A hip 60's detective brings his act into the 90's.

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »
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 Buddy Faro (13 episodes, 1998-2000)
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 Bob Jones (13 episodes, 1998-2000)
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 Julie Barber (13 episodes, 1998-2000)
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 El Jefe (13 episodes, 1998-2000)
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Slick Rat Pack private investigator Buddy Faro disappeared in 1978 following the murder of a woman he fell for. Twenty years later he resurfaces after being located by PI Bob Jones, one of Buddy's fans from way back when. Together they reopen Buddy's PI agency with help from actress Julie Barber and Buddy's disco refugee business partner El Jefe and pick up right where Buddy left off. Written by Jeff Cross <blackjac_1998@yahoo.com>

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He's a private eye who is martini cool with a twist.

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25 September 1998 (USA)  »

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Бади Фарро  »

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Thirteen episodes of the series were filmed. However, since poor ratings resulted in the show's cancellation, five of those episodes were never broadcast. See more »

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Featured in Target Presents CBS Sneak Peek (1998) See more »

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Release this series on DVD!
29 July 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I agree with all aforementioned comments. This show was a delight to watch. Funny, witty, terrific acting and zany sets. It's always a thrill to find a show that is smartly written, assumes the audience has brains and displays subtle humor. I would spend good, hard-earned cash money to see it again on DVD. And as long as we're requesting Smart Series That Never Got a Chance...How about DVD releases of Maximum Bob (another well written, odd duck show with a delightful cast of characters.) And add to the list...Middle Ages or Frank's Place. There has to a way to release these shows out of the vaults and into the hands of devoted fans and new audiences.


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