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Walker, Texas Ranger 

Walker and his partner Trivette are Texas Rangers. They make it their business to battle crime in Dallas and all around the Great State of Texas.
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Series cast summary:
Chuck Norris ...  Cordell Walker 196 episodes, 1993-2001
Clarence Gilyard Jr. ...  James Trivette 196 episodes, 1993-2001
Sheree J. Wilson ...  Alex Cahill 196 episodes, 1993-2001
Noble Willingham ...  C.D. Parker 155 episodes, 1993-1999
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Cordell Walker is a veteran Texas Ranger who protect Dallas from the bad guys believes in dealing with them to the old fashioned way (fighting them). He also works on instincts, due he lived since the childhood in an Indian Reservation with his uncle Ray after the death of his parents. James Trivette is his partner, a former player for the Dallas Cowboys football team who uses the modern approach to crime solving such as computers and cellular phones, disbeliever with Walker's methods. Both are helped by Walker's mentor and former partner, retired Ranger C.D. Parker, who owns a bar and grill specialized in Western cuisine and Country-Western themes, that he gives Walker advice on some cases. And all them work for Assistant District Attorney Alex Cahill, a beauty, strong and brilliant Texas lady who watches that Walker and Trivette don't break the rules for catching the bad guys. Written by Chockys

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 April 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sam Bolt, Texas Ranger See more »

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Runtime:

(203 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby (Dolby Surround) (2.0)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Walker's full last name is "Firewalker". When his parents were killed, he went to an orphanage where the others teased him, because he didn't look like a Native American. Therefore, he shortened it to Walker. Chuck Norris also starred in Firewalker (1986) with Louis Gossett, Jr. See more »

Goofs

In the Pilot of the series, CD says he was a ranger 5 years. But in season 2, Alex asks him how long he was a ranger for and he says "28 years" See more »

Quotes

Member of Terrorist Cell: You can't leave, we're at Defcon One.
Francis Gage: You guys really talk like that?
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Soundtracks

Eyes of a Ranger
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Written by Tirk Wilder
Performed by Chuck Norris
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Can we please get Chuck Norris a new facial expression?
28 July 2001 | by kempshall602See all my reviews

Seriously, this guy has the same self-satisfied countenance whether he's being coy with his wife or committing acts of police brutality on what have to be the world's most stereotypical criminals, whether he's at a big ol' Texas barbeque or watching the state execute a mentally retarded prisoner convicted despite the flimsy evidence against him.

Not that this is the worst flaw of the show. That honor would probably go to the way it patronizes women, children, the elderly, crime victims, members of any non-Caucasian ethnic group, and anybody else who doesn't routinely commit acts of gratuitous violence. Frankly, I'm getting so sick of Norris's holier-than-thou attitude that I want him to get run over by an ice cream truck or die in a horrible cow tipping accident to wipe that smug expression off his face.

The really sad part of "Walker" is that it's creator Paul Haggis's only show to really have any sort of life. While "Due South" lasted only three years and "EZ Streets" lasted only three episodes, this dumb brute of a show keeps on living in syndication. It's just another example of the symbiosis between network television and pure junk.


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