Lawless (American TV series)

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Created byKen Sanzel
StarringBrian Bosworth, Glenn Plummer
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6 (5 unaired)
Production companyColumbia Pictures Television
DistributorSony Pictures Television
Original networkFox[1]
Original releaseMarch 22, 1997 (1997-03-22)

Lawless is an American detective television series starring former NFL player Brian Bosworth on the Fox Broadcasting Company that performed so poorly on television it was canceled after one episode.[2][3][4][5][6][7]


The series centers on John Lawless, an ex-special forces operative who became a motorcycle riding private investigator in Miami's South Beach.



  1. ^ Friend, Tom (January 17, 1997). "Ex-Linebacker Is Back From the Depths, on TV and Smiling". The New York Times. Retrieved December 20, 2010.
  2. ^ "Miami Splice: Crockett And Tubbs Cloned?". Sun Sentinel. Retrieved December 20, 2010.
  3. ^ "South Beach Will Be Home To New Series". Sun Sentinel. Retrieved December 20, 2010.
  4. ^ "RATINGS: THE PEACOCK WINS IT, BY A BEAK". Daily News. New York. March 26, 1997. Retrieved December 20, 2010.
  5. ^ "Looking back at TV's one-episode wonders". CNN. October 8, 2009. Retrieved December 20, 2010.
  6. ^ "Lone Star faces cancellation after one episode". Reuters. September 22, 2010. Retrieved December 20, 2010.
  7. ^ "Fox Kills Bosworth's 'Lawless'". E!. March 25, 1997.

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