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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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Rick Husky
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Cast

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!

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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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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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(89 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Bob Grogan, one of the detectives who worked on the Hillside Strangler case in Los Angeles, was hired as a technical advisor for the show, but was fired when he criticized re-writes of his ideas. 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 Mystery Science Theater 3000: Mighty Jack (1991) See more »

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Awesome cop show,William Shatner rocks!
29 December 2004 | by jeffman52001See all my reviews

T.J. Hooker is a real cool cop show.William Shatner,a.k.a. Capt. James T. Kirk of Star Trek shows he can really act.Shatner was not given enough credit for his acting by people and critics on this TV series.The other great cast who is also great is Adrian Zmed(Bachelor Party),Heather Locklear(Melrose Place and Spin City),James Darren,who to us Star Trek fans is well known for his roll as holographic character Vic Fontaine on "Star Trek:Deep Space Nine",as Richard Herd is awesome,to us science fiction fans is well know in the mini series "V" and the 1984 sequel "V The Final Battle" as John,to us Star Trek fans,he played Lt. Tom Paris's father,Adm. Owen Paris on "Star Trek Voyager".T.J. Hooker is the type of cop that everyone needs in every cop precinct,he fight s for the victims.I like this show so much,it deserves more credit.This show still rocks.


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