Kojak (2005 TV series)

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Format Crime drama
Created by Abby Mann
Starring Ving Rhames
Chazz Palminteri
Roselyn Sánchez
Sybil Temtchine
Country of origin United States
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 10
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) NBC Universal Television Studio
Traveler's Rest Films
Playa Inc.
Original channel USA Network
Original run March 25, 2005 – May 22, 2005

Kojak is an American television series starring Ving Rhames. It aired on the USA Network cable channel and on ITV4 in the United Kingdom. It was a remake of the 1973-1978 series starring Telly Savalas.

Rhames portrays Lieutenant Theo Kojak of the New York City Police Department, a skilled plain clothes detective with a shaved head and an affinity for jazz, fine clothing, and lollipops. As with the original series, he is fond of the catchphrase "Who loves ya, baby?" The series lasted for one season.

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