Sons of Thunder (1999– )

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In this spinoff of Walker: Texas Ranger, Detective Carlos Sandoval resigns from the Dallas Police after his partner is murdered. He then hooks up with childhood chum Trent Malloy, an ... See full summary »

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James Wlcek ...
 Trent Malloy (6 episodes, 1999)
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 Carlos Sandoval (6 episodes, 1999)
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 Karate Student (6 episodes, 1999)
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 Cordell Walker (4 episodes, 1999)
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 Detective Ryan (4 episodes, 1999)
Willie Minor ...
 Joe / ... (4 episodes, 1999)
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 Alex Cahill (3 episodes, 1999)
Gary Martin Smith ...
 Cop #3 / ... (3 episodes, 1999)
Deborah Magdalena ...
 Angela Lopez (2 episodes, 1999)
Jack Martin ...
 Rico / ... (2 episodes, 1999)
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In this spinoff of Walker: Texas Ranger, Detective Carlos Sandoval resigns from the Dallas Police after his partner is murdered. He then hooks up with childhood chum Trent Malloy, an ex-military martial arts instructor. Together they decide to form a private investigation business. Trent's brother, Tommy, and ex-cop turned bartender Butch McMahon help them out from time to time. The cynical Detective Ryan fills the Inspector Lestrade role. Sometimes this show delves into darker territory than its predecessor. Written by Ronos

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I saw the Sons of Thunder promo TV movie years ago and thought it was absolutely awful. Completely over acted and predictable. Reminded me of a bad 70's Television night time drama like MacMillan and Wife or Sheriff Lobo. I'm so glad this never was made into a series. Awful!!!! What Does Jimmy Wlcek do for a living now. I see he's done very little acting since SOT. Why no picture on the website for IMDb? I like Wlcek as an actor anyone know why he never made it big? Could it be just no luck or bad choices. Is there going to be another Walker Texas Ranger series? Chuck Norris was exceptional and seems like a good person. I see him hawking these work out machines on paid advertising lately. Is that all he does today?


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