Barney Miller (1974–1982)
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The Search 

The officers reopen a 28-year-old missing persons case. The host of a children's science show goes berserk. Harris takes a turn at cross-dressing mugging detail.

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Capt. Barney Miller
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Det. Stan 'Wojo' Wojciehowicz
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Det. Ron Harris
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Det. Sgt. Nick Yemana
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Det. Sgt. Arthur Dietrich
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Officer Carl Levitt (credit only)
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Inspector Frank Luger (credit only)
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Teresa Schnable
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Franklin Claymore
Arny Freeman ...
Milton Holly / Mr. Science
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The officers reopen a 28-year-old missing persons case. The host of a children's science show goes berserk. Harris takes a turn at cross-dressing mugging detail.

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21 September 1978 (USA)  »

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Jenny O'Hara and Bruce Kirby
19 May 2014 | by See all my reviews

"The Search" finds Harris on mugging duty, facing the daunting task of having to shave off the mustache that makes him look "so damn good!" (Yemana: "I shaved once, I didn't like it!"). Dietrich believes the men should wear panties on duty: "you don't wear panties, you feel like a tramp!" Even in full dress, minus hair adorning his upper lip, Harris looks every bit as stylish as he thinks he is (Wojo: "I wanna say something to you that I never thought I'd say...your dress is ready!"). Arny Freeman (fourth of six) plays the host of a science program heckled by an unruly teenager ("if you're so smart, how come you're bald?"), who threatens to "put his can on a Bunsen burner!" Jenny O'Hara (first of two) plays a young woman reporting her father missing...for 28 years! COLUMBO's Bruce Kirby (second of three) plays the man she believes to be her father, working in Manhattan at a health spa, who could be one of a dozen guilty suspects who slept with her mother...in the dark. He asks Nick if he thinks they look alike (Yemana: "I'm the wrong person to ask!").


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