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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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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 9 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

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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Storyline

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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 April 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sam Bolt, Texas Ranger See more »

Filming Locations:

Austin, Texas, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(203 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby (Dolby Surround) (2.0)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Compared to Clarence Gilyard, Jr.'s other character, from his previous show, Matlock (1986), James Trivette has remained single for the entire series, despite occasional romantic attachments. He has a girlfriend, in the series finale. 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

[Sydney and Jimmy come out of a piercing parlor after interviewing someone; she hints he should pierce something]
Ranger Jimmy Trivette: Yeah, right. If I'd get an ear pierced, Walker'd make me ride in the back of his truck.
[Walker carries bad guys to jail by placing them in the back of his truck]
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Connections

Referenced in The Ranch: Easy Come, Easy Go (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Eyes of a Ranger
(theme song)
Written by Tirk Wilder
Performed by Chuck Norris
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The most unrealistic--and awesome--cop show of all time.
15 July 2004 | by Chromium_5See all my reviews

This show was so much fun, I don't even know where to begin. I loved it as a kid, and I still love it now when I see it in reruns... only now it seems hilariously hokey, which makes it even better.

Not only did every single episode have the exact same plot (evil criminal mastermind wants to get rich and/or take over Texas), but the EXACT SAME THINGS happened, too. For instance, in EVERY episode of the show, Walker and Trivette would walk into a bar and start questioning the bartender. After about 15 seconds of questioning, the bartender, along with 10 or 20 random patrons, would break out in karate. Apparently everyone in Texas knows karate. It's like a cult down there.

And then there were the episodes where Walker would tell stories of a Texas sheriff who lived in the days of the Old West... who was, of course, played by Chuck Norris. I believe there was also an episode where Walker himself was transported back in time to the Old West.

I could go on and on, but I'll just summarize by saying that it was an awesome show, with awesome karate fights, and awesomely unrealistic plots. But of course, it was never meant to be taken seriously; it was just meant to be enjoyed. It also neatly wrapped up every episode with a nice moral or message. Thank you, Chuck Norris, for eight years of ass-kicking action.


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