Female PI Laura Holt concocts a mastermind male detective so her failing agency can finally attract sexist clients. One assignment that results is the transport of the world's rarest gems, to hype the debut of a new car. Stalking Laura & the shipment is a mysterious charmer who claims he's a South African government agent. The auto's inventor demands that the fictional agency head, Remington Steele, personally supervise the jewels' arrival, putting Laura on the spot. Written by
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Laura, we made a rule: if a client insists on dealing directly with Remington Steele, we pass.
Gordon Hunter is creating a media event - television, newspapers, People magazine for God's sake. Whoever provides security for the gems gets kissed by the same spotlight. The publicity is worth its weight in clients.
And you want Remington Steele to personally supervise security.
Can I ask a dumb question? How is Remington Steele going to do that if he doesn't exist?
References Tea and Sympathy