Downtown (1986 TV series)

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Downtown
Format Crime drama
Created by Ron Samuels
Starring Michael Nouri
Robert Englund
Milicent Martin
Blair Underwood
Mariska Hargitay
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13 (List of episodes)
Production
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) Ron Samuels Productions
TriStar Television
Distributor Sony Pictures Television
Broadcast
Original channel CBS
Original run September 27, 1986 – August 22, 1987

Downtown is an American crime drama that aired from September 27, 1986 until August 22, 1987.

Premise[edit]

An LAPD veteran is assigned with supervising four parolees who help him solve crimes.[1]

Cast[edit]

Episodes[edit]

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1 "Stan, the Man" September 27, 1986 (1986-09-27)
Foley chases a robbery suspect.
2 "Colors" October 4, 1986 (1986-10-04)
A friend of Terry is killed in a holdup.
3 "The Spring Line" October 11, 1986 (1986-10-11)
Someone is planning to sabotage the fall line of a clothing designer.
4 "Since I Don't Have You" October 18, 1986 (1986-10-18)
Harriet has romantic feelings for a man who is suspected of selling government secrets.
5 "Out of the Tombs" October 25, 1986 (1986-10-25)
Dennis helps a newsman go after a vanished criminal.
6 "When Dinosaurs Drove the Earth" November 1, 1986 (1986-11-01)
During a bank robbery, Harriet is taken hostage.
7 "Saturday Night" November 11, 1986 (1986-11-11)
Dennis becomes a suspect in a serial-murder case.
8 "Outlaws" November 29, 1986 (1986-11-29)
Forney is suspended when he goes after a brutal gang.
9 "Goin' to California" December 6, 1986 (1986-12-06)
Jesse's marine brother comes home from Beirut.
10 "Tracks of My Tears" December 13, 1986 (1986-12-13)
Kiner wants to prove that the murder of a senator friend was set up to look like a suicide.
11 "Flowers" December 20, 1986 (1986-12-20)
The daughter of a blind street vendor is targeted by a recently released convict.
12 "Rock 'n' Roll Will Never Die" December 27, 1986 (1986-12-27)
A rock singer is attacked by a mysterious man.
13 "(Unknown title)" August 22, 1987 (1987-08-22)

References[edit]

  1. ^ TV Guide. "Downtown Cast and Details". TV Guide. Retrieved 2012-11-01. 

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