Dennis Booker, an ex-cop, is hired by the US office of a large Japanese company to investigate some suspect insurance claims. He is very anti-authority, resents being told what to do, and ... See full summary »
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Richard Grieco ...  Dennis Booker 22 episodes, 1989-1990
Marcia Strassman ...  Alicia Rudd 22 episodes, 1989-1990
Katie Rich ...  Elaine Grazzo 22 episodes, 1989-1990
Carmen Argenziano ...  Chick Sterling 22 episodes, 1989-1990
Lori Petty ...  Suzanne Dunne / ... 10 episodes, 1989-1990
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Dennis Booker, an ex-cop, is hired by the US office of a large Japanese company to investigate some suspect insurance claims. He is very anti-authority, resents being told what to do, and seems to spend most of his time investigating cases related to his family, friends and colleagues rather than his employers. Written by Murray C Park <mpark@cix.compulink.co.uk>

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 September 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Booker, P.I. See more »

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Runtime:

| (22 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Richard Grieco wore the same Harley Davidson leather jacket on some episodes of 21 Jump Street and on this. See more »

Alternate Versions

On DVD, the theme song was changed to a generic action piece (entitled "Hot Summer Night") as the rights to "Hot in the City" could not be negotiated. See more »

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Spun-off from 21 Jump Street (1987) See more »

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Hot in the City
Performed by Billy Idol
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great fun!
20 March 2001 | by bakubaku2000See all my reviews

that TV series was on my opinion very funny to watch, it was like an urban "magnum" relooked with a neat photography. the booker character was cool and always managed to squeeze some one-liners in the middle of a very dangerous scene,which was really funny.i spent some good times watching it.it was neat and had no high ambitions,it fulfilled its purposes well.


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