Half Nelson (TV series)

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Half Nelson
Created byGlen A. Larson
Lou Shaw
StarringJoe Pesci
Victoria Jackson
Fred Williamson
Opening theme"L.A. You Belong to Me" performed by Robert Jason
Composer(s)Stu Phillips
Robert Jason
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)Glen A. Larson Productions
20th Century Fox Television
Original networkNBC
Original releaseMarch 24 –
May 10, 1985

Half Nelson is an American detective comedy-drama series that aired on NBC from March 24 until May 10, 1985.[1]


Rocky Nelson is a former New York City cop who moved to Beverly Hills, where he got a job at a private security service for the rich and famous, while attempting to make it as an actor. In addition to guarding celebrities, he also helps solve crimes.



No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
"Pilot"Bruce BilsonGlen A. Larson & Lou ShawMarch 24, 1985 (1985-03-24)
3"The Deadly Vase"TBATBAMarch 29, 1985 (1985-03-29)
4"Uppers and Downers"TBATBAApril 5, 1985 (1985-04-05)
5"Diplomatic Immunity"TBATBAApril 12, 1985 (1985-04-12)
6"Nose Job"TBATBAApril 19, 1985 (1985-04-19)
7"Malibu Country"TBATBAMay 3, 1985 (1985-05-03)
8"Beverly Hills Princess"TBATBAMay 10, 1985 (1985-05-10)


  1. ^ "Half Nelson" Television Obscurities. Retrieved 2017-01-12.

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