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L.A. Heat 

The action-packed cases of 2 cops, one white one black, in LA. A wisecracking combination, with plenty of action, chases and explosions thrown in for good measure.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Wolf Larson ...  Det. Chester 'Chase' McDonald 48 episodes, 1997-1999
Steven Williams ...  Det. August Brooks / ... 48 episodes, 1997-1999
Renee Tenison ...  Kendra Brooks 48 episodes, 1997-1999
Kenneth Tigar ...  Captain Jensen 47 episodes, 1997-1999
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The action-packed cases of 2 cops, one white one black, in LA. A wisecracking combination, with plenty of action, chases and explosions thrown in for good measure. Written by Cynan Rees <cynanrees@hotmail.com>

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Official Sites:

TNT's L.A. Heat site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cidade Escaldante See more »

Filming Locations:

Beverly Hills, California, USA See more »

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Production Co:

PM Entertainment Group See more »
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Runtime:

(48 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo | Dolby (5.0) (DVD version)

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Chase's cell-phone number is (213) 555-3949. See more »

Connections

Featured in Earth Minus Zero (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

Bionic Blimp
Written by Taylor William Stacy and Howard Hallis
Performed by The Don Knotts Overdrive
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Brilliant series
5 January 2014 | by IrinaOmaSee all my reviews

"L.A. Heat" is one of my all-time favorite TV shows from the 90's. It has a very interesting and intriguing story line, many intense action scenes, good humor, impressive locations etc. Many people compare this series to the Lethal Weapon franchise. Well, I consider it as a TV version of Lethal Weapon.

The cast did a great job too. Wolf Larson was brilliant as Det. Chester 'Chase' McDonald. Yes, he reminded me of Mel Gibson's Martin Riggs. Believe me, Chase was as great as Riggs. Steven Williams, Renee Tenison, Dawn Eason and Kenneth Tigar were no less impressive.

The main theme is another achievement of this show. Even nowadays it sounds very fresh. BRAVO!! There is only one bad thing about this show - it was canceled! It deserved way more than 2 seasons.

Brilliant but so underrated series!!!


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