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

Creator:

Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1998   Unknown  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Storyville (1992)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

While investigating his own blackmailing, a young politician uncovers his family's deep secrets.

Director: Mark Frost
Stars: James Spader, Joanne Whalley, Jason Robards
On the Air (TV Series 1992)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

In the 1950s, a group of television performers attempt to put together a live variety program and often find disastrous results.

Stars: Ian Buchanan, Nancye Ferguson, Miguel Ferrer
The Deadly Look of Love (TV Movie 2000)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Janet Flanders is swept off her feet when dashing businessman Brett Becker's sports-car nearly runs her over. In no time the dream prince becomes her adored lover, without promising her ... See full summary »

Director: Sollace Mitchell
Stars: Jordan Ladd, Vincent Spano, Mimi Kuzyk
Scared Stiff (1987)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Strange visions come to haunt a singer when she and her boyfriend-psychiatrist move into the old house that is haunted by the ghost of a slave owner.

Director: Richard Friedman
Stars: Andrew Stevens, Mary Page Keller, David Ramsey
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Buddy Faro (13 episodes, 1998-2000)
...
 Bob Jones (13 episodes, 1998-2000)
...
 Julie Barber (13 episodes, 1998-2000)
...
 El Jefe (13 episodes, 1998-2000)
Edit

Storyline

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>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

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

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

25 September 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Бади Фарро  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(18 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

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 »

Connections

Follows Buddy Faro (1998) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Whatta Shame!
16 February 2002 | by (Sunny FL) – See all my reviews

Some TV programs continue into embarrassment (my beloved 'X-Files' comes to mind.) I've been a fan of Dennis Farina since 'Crime Story,' another late, lamented show. 'Buddy Faro' never had a chance. The series had a good premise and great actors. It's really, really a shame.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?