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Johnny Staccato 

Johnny Staccato is a jazz pianist and private detective.
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Complete series cast summary:
John Cassavetes ...  Johnny Staccato / ... 27 episodes, 1959-1960
Eduardo Ciannelli ...  Waldo 19 episodes, 1959-1960
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Johnny Staccato is a jazz pianist and private detective.

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the beat of a jazz combo is his hobby - Mystery is his business!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 September 1959 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Staccato See more »

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Production Co:

Revue Studios See more »
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Runtime:

(29 episodes)

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Mono | Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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A very cool show
8 October 2001 | by StSangueSee all my reviews

I got to see a handful of episodes one night in Northampton, Massachusetts. A friend of a friend was screening some 16 mm prints he had. I'm a huge fan of John Cassavetes. This series was a terrific showcase for his acting. He plays a jazz musician who sides as a P.I., surrounded by mobsters, hop heads, and femmes fatal. It's such a treat. If you should ever have an opportunity to catch the show I think you'll be glad you did.


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