Finder of Lost Loves

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For Dionne Warwick album, see Finder of Lost Loves (album).
Finder of Lost Loves
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Genre Drama
Created by Gail Parent
Jill Baer
Christopher Vane
Directed by Bruce Bilson
Cliff Bole
Don Chaffey
Alf Kjellin
Philip Leacock
Kim Manners
Sigmund Neufeld, Jr.
Barbara Peters
Allen Reisner
Bob Sweeney
Starring Anthony Franciosa
Deborah Adair
Anne Jeffreys
Richard Kantor
Larry "Flash" Jenkins
Theme music composer Burt Bacharach
Carole Bayer Sager
Opening theme "Finder of Lost Loves" by Dionne Warwick
Composer(s) Artie Kane
Country of origin USA
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 23
Production
Executive producer(s) Douglas S. Cramer
E. Duke Vincent
Aaron Spelling
Producer(s) Liz Coe
E. Duke Vincent
Jeffrey Hayes
Elaine Rich
Cinematography Edward R. Plante
Running time 60 mins.
Broadcast
Original channel ABC
Audio format Monaural
Original run September 22, 1984 – April 13, 1985

Finder of Lost Loves is an American drama series aired by the ABC network during the 1984-1985 season.

Synopsis[edit]

After Cary Maxwell's (Anthony Franciosa) wife Kate dies, he decides to set up a private detective agency specializing in reuniting clients with a former loved one. The leading cast members were Franciosa, Deborah Adair, Anne Jeffreys, Richard Kantor, and Larry "Flash" Jenkins. Similar to The Love Boat (another Aaron Spelling production), the series featured various weekly guest stars.[1] The series was canceled after 23 episodes.

The series' theme song, "Finder of Lost Loves", was performed by Dionne Warwick and Glenn Jones and written by Burt Bacharach and Carole Bayer Sager.[2] It was an Adult Contemporary chart hit in 1985.[3] The TV version was sung by Dionne Warwick and Luther Vandross.

Cast[edit]

  • Anthony Franciosa....Cary Maxwell
  • Deborah Adair....Daisy Lloyd
  • Anne Jeffreys....Rita Hargrove
  • Larry "Flash" Jenkins....Lyman Whittaker
  • Richard Kantor....Brian Fletcher

Guest stars[edit]

Episode list[edit]

Episode # Production Code Episode Title Airdate
1
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"Maxwell, Ltd." September 22, 1984
2 002 "Yesterday's Child" September 29, 1984
3 004 "Losing Touch" October 13, 1984
4 005 "White Lies" October 20, 1984
5 006 "Echoes" October 27, 1984
6 001 "Goodbye, Sara" November 3, 1984
7 007 "Undying Love" November 10, 1984
8 008 "Old Friends" November 17, 1984
9 009 "Portraits" December 1, 1984
10 011 "A Gift" December 8, 1984
11 010 "Forgotten Melodies" December 22, 1984
12 012 "Last Wish" January 5, 1985
13 003 "Deadly Silence" January 12, 1985
14 013 "Wayward Dreams" January 26, 1985
15 014 "From the Heart" February 9, 1985
16 015 "Aftershocks" February 16, 1985
17 016 "Tricks" February 23, 1985
18 017 "Haunted Memories" March 2, 1985
19 018 "Mr. Wonderful" March 9, 1985
20 019 "Surrogates" March 16, 1985
21 020 "Final Analysis" March 30, 1985
22 021 "Broken Promises" April 6, 1985
23 022 "Connections" April 13, 1985

References[edit]

  1. ^ O'Connor, John J. (1984-09-25). "Tony Franciosa Finds Others' Lost Loves". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-08-26. 
  2. ^ Holden, Stephen (1987-09-18). "The Pop Life". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-08-26. 
  3. ^ "Artist Chart History - Dionne Warwick". billboard.com. Retrieved 2008-08-26. 

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