Follows Sergeant "Pepper" Anderson, LAPD's top undercover cop. A member of the Criminal Conspiracy Unit, Pepper works the wild side of the street, where she poses as everything from a gangster's moll to a streetwalker to a prison inmate.
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Series cast summary:
Angie Dickinson ...  Sgt. Suzanne 'Pepper' Anderson 91 episodes, 1974-1978
Earl Holliman ...  Lt. Bill Crowley / ... 91 episodes, 1974-1978
Charles Dierkop ...  Det. Pete Royster / ... 91 episodes, 1974-1978
Ed Bernard Ed Bernard ...  Det. Joe Styles / ... 91 episodes, 1974-1978
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Follows Sergeant "Pepper" Anderson, LAPD's top undercover cop. A member of the Criminal Conspiracy Unit, Pepper works the wild side of the street, where she poses as everything from a gangster's moll to a streetwalker to a prison inmate.

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

13 September 1974 (USA) See more »

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Make-Up und Pistolen See more »

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Runtime:

(91 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Merchandising for the series included a poseable Pepper Anderson action figure, with accessory sets including outfits (diver, flight attendant, et cetera) and cartoon storyboards. See more »

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The first lady of cops
30 August 2015 | by TV TimesUSASee all my reviews

This started a movement in TV crime shows where females weren't just the passive victims of male dominated fantasy crimes. This lady hit back. And what a punch she packed. An action packed series that introduced us to some great supporting characters and kept mums as well as dads on the edge of their seat. Angie Dickinson never camped it up (as much as you couldn't in the 1970's) It was as gritty as the execs would allow. Despite the pilot episode being called Police Story - it was obvious from the outset who the star of the show was.

In its prime I had reached the grand old age of 10 - whereby this was the first adult TV series I was allowed to stay up and watch. Thanks Mom & Dad


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