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New York Undercover 

Drugs, robbery, corruption, rape, murder. Cops versus criminals. The undercover war has started. Welcome to New York City.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Malik Yoba ...  Det. J.C. Williams 89 episodes, 1994-1999
Michael DeLorenzo ...  Det. Eddie Torres 76 episodes, 1994-1997
Patti D'Arbanville ...  Lt. Virginia Cooper 76 episodes, 1994-1997
Luna Lauren Velez ...  Det. Nina Moreno / ... 64 episodes, 1995-1999
George Gore II ...  Gregory 'G' Williams 39 episodes, 1994-1998
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Storyline

Eddie Torres and 'J.C.' Williams are two detectives of the 4th precinct of New York City. In their job they fight against the worst of the society infiltrated like the bandits who try to stop. Their honesty and good making shocks against the lawless world of the criminals and the lawyers who serve to the own criminals. In their work they have the help of their boss, Lt. Virginia Cooper, a hard character woman who knows the streets like no one that she cares that their agents don't use illegal ways in their cases, at the same time that she watches other couple of good agents, Tommy McNamara and Nina Moreno, who often times they work with Torres and Williams. All together try to clean the streets of the criminal plague that invade the city. Written by Chockys

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 September 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Uptown Undercover See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(88 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Artists featured in the show included Teena Marie, 112, Aaliyah, Erykah Badu, George Benson, Mary J. Blige, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Boyz II Men, Brandy, Brownstone, Tevin Campbell, Chuck D, George Clinton & The P-Funk All-Stars, Celia Cruz, Johnny Gill, Groove Theory, Montell Jordan, Usher Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Amel Larrieux, Levert, Monifah, Aaron Neville, New Edition, The Notorious B.I.G., The O'Jays, Tito Puente, The Temptations, Xscape, and many others. The two exceptions were a first-season episode, wherein The Notorious B.I.G. performs at a rap concert, and the two-episode third-season premiere, wherein Kirk Franklin and the Family portray a church choir. See more »

Quotes

Moreno: Did you sleep with her?
Eddie Torres: I don't think you would call what we did sleeping.
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Connections

Follows Homicide: Life on the Street (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

You Don't Have To Worry remix
Performed by 'New Edition' and Missy Eillot
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User Reviews

I MISS THIS SHOW........
18 April 2004 | by Jeff EmmersonSee all my reviews

I miss this show so much! It was great until the crew almost completely changed. As soon as Eddie Torres was killed, the show went down hill.

The music was AMAZING, too! I would give anything to have it all on DVD.

It had a real cool "urban" feel to it, and these guys dealt with some real-life issues in their day-to-day drama. It became personal for them on many episodes.

What a great idea for a show this was!

Farewell NYU!!!!!!!

TORRES (MIKE DELORENZO) MADE THAT SHOW COMPLETE!

Peace


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