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
Original release
ReleaseMarch 22, 1997 (1997-03-22)

Lawless is an American detective television series starring former NFL player Brian Bosworth on Fox 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.



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  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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