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T.J. Hooker 

The weekly adventures of tough-as-nails veteran police officer Sgt. T.J. Hooker, who rides the beat with his rookie partner Vince Romano.

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Complete series cast summary:
William Shatner ...  Sgt. T.J. Hooker 90 episodes, 1982-1986
Heather Locklear ...  Officer Stacy Sheridan 85 episodes, 1982-1986
Adrian Zmed ...  Officer Vince Romano 72 episodes, 1982-1985
James Darren ...  Officer Jim Corrigan / ... 66 episodes, 1982-1986
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Storyline

In the tradition of other cop shows like "Miami Vice" and "Car 54, Where Are You?", this series is no exception. The viewer follows the exploits of T.J. Hooker and Vince Romano as police officers, as they track criminals and enforce the law. Written by Ari Herzog <ari@ici.net>

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His name is T.J. Hooker. A police sergeant training young cops to be the best on the Force...out with them on the street. Excitement! Action! Adventure!

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Action | Crime | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 March 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hooker See more »

Filming Locations:

Burbank, California, USA See more »

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Runtime:

(89 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

The name Hooker was an homage to Civil War Union General Joseph (Fighting Joe) Hooker. See more »

Goofs

Sergeant Hooker started the series with more than 15 years of experience. Since the series spans 5 years, he should have received his fourth 5 year service bar by Series 5, but he doesn't. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Return of Swamp Thing (1989) See more »

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Captain Kirk as a Cop! What more can you want!?!?
5 March 2016 | by anthony_highsmithSee all my reviews

OK First Off. Screw off anyone who disses the Shat. He was born to play a hero. And TJ Hooker is everything you want your hero to be. He is beast, He is human, He is emotional, He is caring, He is a signifier of justice, He is no holds barred, He will do anything to catch the bad guy. The only thing remotely bad about the show is Adrian Zmed. Who looks like it takes a little too much outta him to hit on the ladies if you know what I mean. Who wouldn't want to be handcuffed by Stacy? I'd still let her handcuff me today! There is 80s cheese. But the awesome thing is it is STILL AWESOME. The ep where Hooker chases down the rapist in the park. No way that scene would be filmed again. The dialogue was cheesy. The fight scenes for their time were good. But watching them again it's funny. But it's my favorite scene of the entire series. I am 32 years old. The series came out in 82. A year before I was born. And I got seasons 1&2 at Ollies. And I've watched the bejesus outta it. Car chases, Cheesy explosions, Cheesy Dialogue and I love it all!!!!! Don't buy it and expect a strict police procedural drama. If you want bad guys taken down and called "scum" and "punk". Get this!!!! Shat Rules!!!!! Every Precinct should be full if TJ HOOKERS!


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