Downtown (1986 TV series)

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Created byMarc Norman
StarringMichael Nouri
Robert Englund
Milicent Martin
Blair Underwood
Mariska Hargitay
Composer(s)Johnny Harris
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes13 (list of episodes)
Executive producer(s)Ron Samuels
Reuben Leder
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)Ron Samuels Productions
TriStar Television
DistributorSony Pictures Television
Original networkCBS
Original releaseSeptember 27, 1986 –
August 22, 1987

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


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



No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1"Stan, the Man"TBATBASeptember 27, 1986 (1986-09-27)
Foley chases a robbery suspect.
2"Colors"TBATBAOctober 4, 1986 (1986-10-04)
A friend of Terry is killed in a holdup.
3"The Spring Line"TBATBAOctober 11, 1986 (1986-10-11)
Someone is planning to sabotage the fall line of a clothing designer.
4"Since I Don't Have You"TBATBAOctober 18, 1986 (1986-10-18)
Harriet has romantic feelings for a man who is suspected of selling government secrets.
5"Out of the Tombs"TBATBAOctober 25, 1986 (1986-10-25)
Dennis helps a newsman go after a vanished criminal.
6"When Dinosaurs Drove the Earth"TBATBANovember 1, 1986 (1986-11-01)
During a bank robbery, Harriet is taken hostage.
7"Saturday Night"Noel NosseckMarianne ClarksonNovember 11, 1986 (1986-11-11)
Dennis becomes a suspect in a serial-murder case.
8"Outlaws"TBATBANovember 29, 1986 (1986-11-29)
Forney is suspended when he goes after a brutal gang.
9"Goin' to California"TBATBADecember 6, 1986 (1986-12-06)
Jesse's marine brother comes home from Beirut.
10"Tracks of My Tears"TBATBADecember 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"TBATBADecember 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"TBATBADecember 27, 1986 (1986-12-27)
A rock singer is attacked by a mysterious man.
13"(Unknown title)"TBATBAAugust 22, 1987 (1987-08-22)


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

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